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posted October 15, 2013

Hacking the Fields: Crowdsourcing DIY Tools for Sustainable Farming
In the brave new world of farm technology, communities are inventing new tools and cutting out Big Ag.

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For some farmers, the fate of a tractor or combine can make or break an operation. But with their high price tag and narrow application, these massive tools don’t always have a place on smaller, diverse farms.

 

But a DIY weed-torching flamethrower? That just might be worth the time and money for mid-sized organic operations.

 

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