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Agriculture News For September, 2015

  • Specially trained dogs help out farmers with disabilities
    Date: September 03, 2015
    Source: Agriculture News

    "PHARM Dog USA - or Pets Helping Agriculture in Rural Missouri -trains border collies and other dogs to help with chores specifically tailored to a farmer's needs. The dogs also provide emotional support and companionship."

  • Pig-farming history traced -
    Date: September 02, 2015
    Source: agriculture - Google News

    "Pig-farming history traced Genomics•; Agriculture •; Anthropology. Domesticated pigs (pictured) routinely interbred with wild boars -- contrary to common assumptions that humans kept their animals isolated. Bill Ling/Getty. Humans domesticated pigs from wild boars independently ... and more »"

  • Vertical Farms: The Future of Agriculture? - EcoWatch
    Date: September 02, 2015
    Source: agriculture - Google News

    "EcoWatch Vertical Farms: The Future of Agriculture ? EcoWatch "What we're seeing is a climate change issue that's severely affecting agriculture outdoors. We're seeing urbanization like crazy and we're seeing an increase in human population,” Dickson Despommier, emeritus professor at Columbia University, says in ..."

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