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Farmers

Taiwan’s Drought Pits Chip Makers Against Farmers

HSINCHU, Taiwan - Chuang Cheng-deng's humble rice farm is a stone's throw from the nerve center of Taiwan’s computer chip industry, whose products power much of the world's iPhones and other devices.This year, Mr. Chuang pays the prize for…

Pay farmers to cut carbon footprint

Fourth generation rancher Loren Poncia made Stemple Creek Ranch carbon positive. He has implemented rotary cattle grazing systems that allow the soil and grass to recover, put compost on pastures, and planted chicory that aerates the…