In a world where urbanization is growing and where only a fortunate few live in rural North America, we operate in a society that is both generationally and geographically removed from farms, food production and the pioneering fortitude that built this continent. Some would even argue that the western lifestyle - the one that so many of us are working to preserve - is dying. And with it... the authentic, legendary cowboy.
Agriculture Expert, Researcher At U of S
From the time you wake up and your feet hit that hardwood floor, until you tuck yourself into those cotton sheets at night, agriculture is a constant in your everyday life.
04/08/2013 04:51 EDT
The Bowman vs Monsanto Supreme Court hearing is big news in the United States and we are seeing ripple effects of it up here in Canada. Although some headlines sparked by interest groups that oppose modern agricultural production methods, including use of genetically modified (GM) crops, might suggest otherwise, this case is not about farm-saved seed.
02/25/2013 07:22 EST
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