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Fiona, the little dun mare who set the internet abuzz last month, has been confirmed through DNA testing to be a Przewalski horse.  The results, which were completed by Texas A&M University, have been posted to Lazy B Equine Rescue and Sanctuary, a Utah rescue that picked up the mare…

Early on July 6, Hughson ag teacher Kelly Larson and her husband arrived at the high school ag building. Their plan was to transport 21 pigs raised by FFA members to the Stanislaus County Fair in Turlock. However, they discovered that the 2007 Ford 350 pickup and 24-foot livestock trailer…

Earth may be quickly reaching its maximum carrying capacity for human beings. Having recently surpassed 8 billion wandering souls, we’re lurching ever-closer to projected estimates for what our planet might reasonably sustain while still supporting its diversity of life. The sobering reality is that Earth’s bounties are finite and, rest…

A woman who received a kidney transplant from a gene-edited pig, along with an implanted device to keep her heart beating, has passed away, her surgeon announced Tuesday. Lisa Pisano, suffering from severe kidney and heart failure, underwent two significant surgeries at NYU Langone Health in April. Initially, Pisano appeared…

While farmers and industry organizations may be obsessed with the workings of the food and farm bill, research coming out of Purdue University shows that the general public has a limited knowledge of the bill currently being debated on Capitol Hill. “Around one-third of American adults have never heard of…

Kuruva Island, also called as Kuruvadweep by the locals, is a mass of uninhabited small islands along the Kabini River in Wayanad district, Kerala. Spread across an area of about 950 acres of land, it is filled with small forests, bamboo groves and streams. This beautiful island is a perfect…