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Nature publishes special debunking GMO myths

By | May 7, 2013

I know I’m going to ruffle some Ithacan feathers by saying this, but I don’t see the point in the anti-GMO movement. Don’t get me wrong, I love me some fresh fruits and vegetables. Going home is disappointing because the farmers’ markets in Connecticut generally suck, and I enjoy supporting local businesses by shopping at…


Pumpkin season thrives despite drought

By | Nov 5, 2012

Despite a notable drop in vegetable crop production this year, one crop prevailed the dry season: pumpkins.


Video: Low-down on pumpkin season and variety

By | Oct 31, 2012

While the dry season this year in upstate New York hurt most crop production there were some crops that prospered. A professor at Cornell University talks about the variety of pumpkins this season.


Video: New permaculture garden at Ithaca College designed sustainably

By | Sep 5, 2012

Students at Ithaca College designed the new garden next to Williams Hall. Hear why this garden is more sustainable than others.