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Meats & Animal Products
Egyptian pigeons are raised in special towers, then stuffed and eaten.
Added by rachelrummel
Algae Growing Ponds
Football field-sized microalgae production tanks on the Hawaiian coast create a stunning view from space.
Added by Meg
Port Royal, Virginia
The Virginia farm where John Wilkes Booth met his grisly end is now largely forgotten.
Added by WhiskeyBristles
The Giant Frog Farms of the 1930s Were a Giant Failure
The get-rich-quick scheme couldn't fill the world's appetite for frogs' legs.
October 25, 2017
The largest cactus farm in Africa.
Added by Michael Inscoe
Las Vegas, Nevada
Johnston's J-Bar-B Stables
A private Las Vegas horse ranch adorned with whimsical artwork.
Added by Mr Kimberly
Pigs Aloft Museum
The only pig museum in the U.S. holds one of the world's largest collections of pig items.
Added by alisoni
From Seed to Harvest, This Field of Barley Was Grown Without Human Intervention
Programmed tractors, autonomous drones, and the future of farming.
October 02, 2017
Are Earthworms Tough Enough for Mars?
One ecologist is trying to find out.
September 29, 2017
Barbed Wire Telephone Lines Brought Isolated Homesteaders Together
And then let them snoop on each other.
September 25, 2017
The Bizarre Case of New Zealand's Exploding Pants
Weeds. Chemicals. Fire. Trousers.
September 20, 2017
Germantown Colony and Museum
A 19th-century utopian religious society designed to align with the latitude of Jerusalem.
Added by samanthaerin90
Parrotfish Have Been Caught 'Farming' Coral Reefs
First, they poop out white sand beaches, now this ...
September 15, 2017
Icelandic folklore says this giant boulder was ripped from the mountains and placed at its current location, where it became home to elves.
Added by matty
Theodore Roosevelt Island
The national park was once a plantation estate.
Added by Elliot Carter
Kimball, South Dakota
South Dakota Tractor Museum
An impressive collection of farm equipment and other artifacts from life on the prairie.
Added by kateinthemuseum
Mae Klong, Thailand
Samut Songkhram Salt Farms
Acres of salt crystal pyramids dry in the sun along Thailand's "salt road."
Added by makalu57
Wadmalaw Island, South Carolina
Charleston Tea Plantation
The only working large-scale tea plantation in the United States.
Added by Adiakina
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