Articles tagged with agriculture


You don't need a green thumb with this farming robot

Interview with Rory Aronson, Farmbot
FarmBot is a robotic open hardware system that assists anyone with a small plot of land and a desire to grow food with planting, watering, soil...Read more

Open gardening tools for growing green thumbs and a healthier planet

Open gardening tools for growing green thumbs and a healthier planet
Learn more about AKER, an open source, modular urban agriculture system that share tools that help build ecologically resilient, healthy communities.Read more

Farmers need better software

Farmers need better software - open food
The Open Food Network seeks to provide an open source solution for connecting local farmers and buyers.Read more

4,100 new jobs through wildly successful NC farm grant program

RAFI is on a mission to cultivate markets, policies, and communities that sustain thriving, socially just, and environmentally sound family farms...Read more

How open source is changing our food

Open Food Week in a cornfield
Open Food Week on starts on November 17. We will run stories from the open food community about how people are using open source...Read more

The next open source frontier is the farm

Michael Tiemann contemplates how agriculture and how we grow food could benefit from open source methods and software. FarmBot could be a great start...Read more

The code for open source milk is cracked

alternative milks
My son was recently put on a temporary alternative milk diet, no cow, rice, or soy milk. I panicked. My entire life my family has been a cow's milk...Read more

Open source food at FOOD 2.0

The Open Source Food panel raised a diverse and complicated array of ideas about what exactly open source is and how it can be applied to food from...Read more