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The population of American farmers is aging, but a study shows a new generation of farmers is flocking to cities with large populations, farmers markets and the purchasing power to support a market for niche goods. Source: Young, hip farmers: Coming to a city near you...

Agricultural publications for the Mid-Atlantic area of the United States Source: Engineer wants ag data easier to access | American Farm Publications...

Rapidly evolving technology applications hold the promise of making dairy herd management chores look – literally – totally different in the years ahead. Source: A pen walk like you’ve never imagined...

These are just a few innovations making aquaculture one of the most intriguing corners of the food world — for entrepreneurs, investors, food purveyors and eaters alike. Investing in the revolution makes sense on so many levels. by Monica Jain Founder & Executive Director Fish 2.0 Source: 5 ways to...

Posted by Andrew Rose, MidAtlantic Farm Credit on LinkedIn There is a way to give consumers the opportunity to eat what they want while making the meat and dairy they consume an even healthier choice. Extensive research and testing have proven that the addition of algae...

Just two months into the F3 Tech Accelerator, a member of the inaugural class scored big at Fish 2.0 in Baltimore November 8. Following a two-day aquaculture technology workshop at IMET (Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology), Biotrophics founder Sam Glickstein was the audience favorite...

Given its eons-long role in the rise of human civilization, it’s pretty tough to speak of agriculture as “the next big thing.”  But, there is a fascinating and transformative revolution underway in the world of food and agriculture.  At the broadest level, it’s likely to...

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Farmers, agribusinesses, and environmental groups sit together to listen, learn, and network at the University of Maryland Agriculture Law Education Initiative’s annual Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference. Source: Ag, Environmental law conference well-attended | American Farm Publications...