What is in this article?:
- 10 agriculture stories you should read today, Dec. 16
- Gun Control, Rolling Stone
- Policing pork. Gun control crimes. Christmas tree death. Desert salmon. Seed espionage. Transformer in the vineyard. Invasive death by Tylenol. Farm exposé. And more.
When a single plant is processing 10,500 hogs each day — 1,300 per hour — safety inspections can get blurred. (Businessweek)
U.S. Christmas tree farmers are facing millions in profit losses from root rot. Once it’s in the dirt; lights out. (Huffington Post)
Water parks and ski slopes were first. Now the UAE is ready to farm salmon. (Gulf News)
Invasive species bothering you? Then parachute in 2,000 mice laced with Tylenol. Too bad feral hogs can't be handled the same way. (NBC)