Organic agricultural practices provide many ecosystem services that improve farm production while simultaneously protecting the environment. For instance, organic farming...

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Certified organic farms are required to support biodiversity, which in return provides important services back to the farm and improves...

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A recent study in the journal Scientia Horticulturae found that agroecological organic production outperformed larger-scale and more...

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Organic certification requires farmers to support important biodiversity such as birds and bees. While a lot of research has shown that more...

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The question of whether organic farming can feed the world has fueled many studies that calculate ratios of conventional to organic yield to...

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A new study published in the journal Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems sought to understand how ecosystem...

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Small mammals can provide agricultural benefits by eating weed seeds or they can act as pests by eating crop grains. A new study published in...