The Gay Rancher Creating Community for Queer Farmers, One Social Media Post at a Time

Ryan Goodman understands the weight that words can carry. Hes seen how thoughtful conversations can make a positive impact in a world he feels has become increasingly polarized. Goodman, who raises cattle in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains with his partner Aaron, is part of the LGBTQ+ community. And he’s long felt there needs to be … Read more

Opinion: It’s Time to Include Fungi in Conservation Goals

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. It’s no secret that Earth’s biodiversity is at risk. According to the International Union for the Conservation of Nature, 26 percent of all mammals, 14 percent of birds and 41 percent of amphibians are currently threatened worldwide, mainly due … Read more