Tag: Farming

Wind turbines on a Colorado farm

Wind Power to Become the Next Cash Crop for Colorado Farmers

Besides boosting local economy via jobs and taxes, wind power is helping farmers in rural Colorado cope with dwindling crop prices and generate revenues to keep their farms running. Wind power is experiencing strong growth...
Reduce Your Carbon Footprint by Eating Better

Reduce Your Carbon Footprint by Eating Better

Pro-tip: we are not completely divorced from our environment just yet. Our various carbon footprints add up to extremely tangible effects over time. It is the plot of many a big budget film: The...
industrial hemp

13 Reasons why Industrial Hemp Will be Part of Industry 4.0

Hemp has long been plagued by the stigma attached to the female strand of the plant that produces a popular psychoactive substance, but the hemp fiber that is primarily gathered from the male plant...
plenty agrotech

Plenty: What the Biggest Agrotech Deal Ever Means for Future Farms

Vertical farming methods aren’t revolutionary, but Plenty is. Agriculture is a fundamental part of the American economy. As no surprise, America’s startup culture gravitated toward this eventually developing agribusiness and agrotech. What does Plenty mean for...