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Cannabis producer Hexo shutting down facilities amid deep staff cuts

Cannabis producer Hexo Corp. will shut down several facilities it operates near Niagara Falls, Ontario, as a result of 200 layoffs it announced Thursday,...

Soybean futures end nearly flat, but hold near 3-month high as...

BySoybean futures gave up early gains on Thursday to end almost flat, but remained near their highest level in three months after the...

How Tech Entrepreneur Tobias Peggs and Kimbal Musk Are Changing the...

1 min readIn 2016, Tobias Peggs and Kimbal Musk partnered up to launch Square Roots, a Brooklyn-based urban farming company that aims to...

Superweeds are on the brink of becoming resistant to all weedkillers

Powered by Light/Alan Spencer / Alamy Stock PhotoThe most damaging weed in the UK is about to become resistant to the main defence farmers...

High-tech vertical farming is on the rise – but is it...

Holly Challinor/Jones Food CompanyThe herbs in your future online supermarket delivery may be grown not in a field in a distant country, but in...

By 2040, 60% of ‘meat’ won’t come from dead animals

t"Novel vegan meat alternatives" and cultured meat will likely become competitors to traditional meat products, the report says.tThe report was conducted by the consulting...

North Carolina Farmers Embrace Hemp as the Market for Tobacco Dwindles

Image credit: Photo by Taylor CarsonOpinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own.Grandma and grandpa might raise an eyebrow, but a new generation...

Marijuana stocks slip; analyst calls send Cronos soaring, weigh on Tilray

ByShares of cannabis companies traded mostly lower Wednesday, pulling back from a big run up the previous session that snapped a long losing...

Early farmers liked alcohol so much they invented two ways to...

Weng Xinyang/Xinhua/AlamyWas it the lure of beer that encouraged prehistoric humans to begin farming? Archaeological evidence from China suggests it might have been as...

New Paper Shows How Much Worse Organic Farming Can Be For...

Organic farming aims to maximise the 'natural' and minimise chemical interference when it comes to producing our food, but is it actually better for...