farming

That Makes Grain Sense: NASA Corn Mazes

Note: Pictures are just renderings of the designs they were working from, actual photos are just now starting to show up. Because there's no better way to...
October 11, 2011

British Interneters To Play Farmville IRL

Wimpole Home Farm (wimpole's have homes?!), a national trust farm in Britain, will allow up to 10,000 online farmers vote to make key decisions in the operations...
May 4, 2011

Sadly A Real Book: 'Farmville For Dummies'

Really? I thought it was for idiot-morons. I unfriended and blocked everyone on my Facebook buddy-list that plays that shit a long time ago. It was like...
December 17, 2010

Sure: Robotic Suit For Elderly Grape Pickers

Feeling too old to pick grapes? That's God's way of saying it's time to go. But researches at Japan's Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology have developed...
April 10, 2010

Bangladeshi Man Kills 83,000 Rats, Wins TV

Seen here doing God knows what, 40-year old Bangladeshi farmer Mokhairul Islam killed 83,450 rats from January to September and won the coveted #1 Rat Slaya title....
October 4, 2009

Future Farming: Giant Fish-Filled Ocean Balls

According to experts at National Geographic, the future of fish farming (aquaculture) may rely on giant, fish-filled balls floating around in the ocean. ...[A]utomated cages could herald...
August 28, 2009