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Of the myriad gifts plants provide to humanity, food is among the most visible, as everyone needs to eat, every single day.
- Many exotic plant pests and pathogens are unknown prior to their establishment, making prevention and management difficult.
Care farming is the therapeutic use of farming practices to provide health, social
or educational care services for a range of groups of vulnerable people. This includes
Contact your elected representatives and let them know how you feel about plants, our web of life, and the ecosystem services we all depend upon:
The invasive hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA) has decimated hemlock stands across much of the eastern United States, and presents a significant threat to all eastern hemlock in Canada across Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Isl
Indigenous communities rely extensively on plants for food, shelter, and medicine. It is still unknown, however, to what degree their survival is jeopardized by the loss of either plant species or
The increasing specialization in architecture has clearly left its marks not only on the general
profession but also on architectural education. Many universities around the world react to this
Springside is a 20-acre park in Poughkeepsie, New York.
To understand and forecast biological responses to climate change, scientists frequently use field
Davallia solida (G. Forst.) Sw. (Davalliaceae), Phlebodium aureum (L.) J. Sm. (Polypodiaceae), Phlebodium pseudoaureum (Cav.) Lellinger (Polypodiaceae), and Rumohra adiantiformis (G.