Kushi, a Dunlap graduate, is taking a gap year after graduating high school early so she can focus on her invention, E-Code. The water irrigation device and app measures water levels in the soil and the predicted weather forecast to determine if you should water your plants, yard or farm.
A popular herbicide ingredient some farmers say is vital to business has devastated other farms because of the chemical's ability to drift under certain conditions. Enforcing the rules is in the hands of states, but there is a growing concern over whether federal action needs to be taken.
"Wheat is a small grain. A lot of it is used in a lot of foods -- bread is a big one, muffins, cupcakes, things like that -- they grind it down into flour -- so anytime you’re using flour you’re using a wheat product."