Richard Negara

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2014 Corn- From Seed to Feed in Southern Alberta

How to Amend Soil Without a Soil Test : Garden Savvy

N-Fix tech could drastically reduce agricultural fertilizer use

Synthetic crop fertilizers are a huge source of pollution. This is particularly true when they’re washed from fields (or leach out of them) and enter …

Farming

Composting - From Pile to Vermi (worm)

One of the best ways to reinvigorate your soil is by adding compost. Compost is the ultimate form of recycling; food waste is broken down into …

Urban Agriculture: The Future of Farming

<b>What is urban agriculture?</b><p>Urban agriculture is the practice of growing fruits, vegetables and flowers in a town or city on small plots of land that …

The Art of Birds, Revealed Through an Altered Reality

At first glance, these birds wowed me. A few seconds later I started to wonder, Are they real?<p>Well … yes. And no.<p>Before attempting to explain what’s going on in these images, the artist, Cheryl Medow, might appreciate you taking a similar approach to experiencing her photography as she does to …

Searching for the Real Face of Ebola

This wasn’t a routine <i>National Geographic</i> assignment. It could be deadly, very deadly. Many news organizations wouldn’t send their personnel to cover it. But we did. We sent Pete Muller. And it was his unflinching yet intimate and fearless photographic approach that made this coverage so special.<p>“I …