6. Gun Control

Government knows best: A farmer is headed to prison for keeping a homemade pistol in his loft and a shotgun under his bed. (WFP)

7. Transformer in the Vineyard

Hillside vineyards come with heavy labor costs. Enter “Geisi” — a vehicle that looks like a cross between a Transformer and a moon rover — built to climb the steepest slopes. (Spiegel)

8. Farm Exposé

"What Rolling Stone’s scary farm exposé gets right — and wrong" (Grist)

9. Timeless Dorothea

Stark black-and-white images tell a farming tale. (Daily Mail)

10. Gold in Oregon Wine

Oregon’s spot on the world’s wine map just ballooned thanks to land grabs by California, France and Washington. (The Oregonian)

 

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