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Drones and other unmanned flying machines are going green.

Drones and other unmanned flying machines are going green. Learn about eco-drones at HowStuffWorks.

About 70 percent of the world's poor are farmers, and to raise them out of poverty requires access to basic resources such as fertilizer, water, and the infrastructure to properly store or transport crops to market—not expensive, resource-intensive GMO seeds. (Credit: La Montañita Co-op)

The biotechnology industry "myth" that feeding billions of people necessitates genetically engineered agriculture has been debunked by a new report out Tuesday by the nonprofit health organization Environmental Working Group.

PURSUING THE PROMISE OF PERENNIAL GRAINS

Pursuing the Promise of Perennial Grains

A heartland nonprofit aims to help farmers tap the environmental benefits of long-lasting crops.

166 million people a year are exposed to air that’s too dangerous to breathe

More Than Half of All Americans Breathe Polluted Air

166 million people a year are exposed to air that’s too dangerous to breathe

Why You Should Take the Honey Bee Shortage Seriously (2:34)

Our entire agricultural system relies on the wellbeing of honey bees. And for them to do well, they need diverse vegetation, not just farmland.

Clean Power Plan Would Save Thousands of Lives Each Year

For the first time ever, the EPA plans to limit carbon pollution from existing power plants. Don't let corporate polluters stop it from happening. Send your comment to the EPA today!

New study finds that 660 million Indians are living three years less due to toxic air pollution

Young Indians Learn To Fight Pollution To Save Lives

New study finds that 660 million Indians are living three years less due to toxic air pollution

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