FoodTech and AgTech – Attacking Global Food and Farming Issues

Touch the Soil News #1790 (Feature Photo  AgTech Robot – CCA SA 3.0   Unported, Amazone GmbH & Co KG)) One of our favorite news sites for what’s going on in the world of agricultural technology is AgFunder News: https://agfundernews.com/ They cover everything from farm robots to food deliver robots. In fact, this week, a news…

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A Vision of Peace, as Sheep are Herded through Town

Positive Future News #900 (Feature Photo – Sheep – Public Domain) A farmer was caught on camera from the air, as he herded 1,400 head of sheep though a small town. The news portal Daily Mail not only has the story, but an exceptional video. You can access the story and video here: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10527925/Farmer-herds-1-400-sheep-small-Australian-town-mesmerising-drone-footage-Video.html

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Germany Kicks In $22.6 million To Help an Almost Impossible Situation

Positive Future News #898 (Feature Photo – The Horn of Africa – CCA SA 3.0 Unported) The Horn of Africa, a region encompassing areas of four countries, is home to 141 million people. The region is experiencing an extended drought, conflicts over water and pasturelands and locust infestations. The outcome of these dire circumstances, is…

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The Farm Without Borders

Positive Future News #897 (Feature Photo – Farm Without Borders – Courtesy Interfaith Neighbors) Located in Asbury Park, New Jersey, is the Farm Without Borders. The farm’s produce is given away to local residents. The produce is accessible to residents 24 hours a day. The farm and its operations are overseen and financed by a…

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Food Banking Footprint

Touch the Soil News #1786 (Feature Photo  – Food Distribution in San Antonio Texas – USDA Public Domain) Did you know that most food banking in America, is orchestrated and aided by a national organization called Feeding America? Feeding America works with 200 large regional food banks, the further serve over 60,000 local charitable feeding…

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