Opinion: With Sky-High Fertilizer Prices, There’s an Opportunity to Grow Crops More Sustainably

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. Farmers are coping with a fertilizer crisis brought on by soaring fossil fuel prices and industry consolidation. The price of synthetic fertilizer has more than doubled since 2021, causing great stress in the farm country. This crunch is particularly … Read more

How More Than a Century of Antarctic Agriculture Is Helping Scientists Grow Food in Space

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. Figuring out how to feed people in space is a major part of a larger effort to demonstrate the viability of long-term human habitation of extraterrestrial environments. On May 12, 2022, a team of scientists announced that they had … Read more