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Dec 11, 2018

The Bagida-waad Alliance is gathering scientific data to find out what has happened to their waters.

Dec 10, 2018

Picture bulldozers plowing up pastures and cornfields to put in subdivisions and strip malls.

The Modern Farmer Citrus Trivia Quiz

What exactly is a kumquat? And other questions you’ve always wanted to ask.

Brian Barth

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Honeybee Parentage Is Truly Wild

Two fathers and a mother? Three fathers? What is going on?

Dan Nosowitz
December 10, 2018
Where Food Meets Feminism

Despite their shared passion for food, these women lacked an opportunity to network, so Pasternak... (more)

Rachael Roth
December 6, 2018
This L.A. Chef Partnered with a Farmer to Create the Best Szechuan...

How L.A. chef Louis Tikaram paired up with farmer Kong Thao to grow authentic Szechuan... (more)

Zan Romanoff
December 3, 2018
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Food & Lifestyle

How to Ferment Vegetables in Three Easy Steps

The Internet is full of daunting encyclopaedic guides to fermentation. We break it down to... (more)

Brian Barth
December 5, 2018
How Does Sourdough Get Its Unique Flavor?

Researchers test what happens from farm to ferment to give bread its unique flavor.

Jodi Helmer
December 4, 2018
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News

Hemp May Soon Be Federally Legal, But Many Will Be Barred From...

Hemp industry leaders are strongly against one important part of the bill.

Dan Nosowitz
December 7, 2018
Check Out This Big Steer

We’d say “holy cow” if it wasn’t inaccurate due to gender misidentification.

Dan Nosowitz
November 30, 2018
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Videos
Meet the modern farmer
Meet some men and women below who turned their love of country into a love of land.
Meet the Modern Farmers: Tamer and Claire Harpke of Harpke Family Farm

The Harpkes are part of a small yet growing movement of young farmers in South... (more)

Meet the Modern Farmer: Tom Culton, Culton Organics

Up close and personal with one of America's most fascinating farmers.

Meet the Modern Farmers: David and Kim Bryant, Virginia Chestnuts

This clever couple planted an orchard of chestnut trees that will support them well into... (more)

Meet the Modern Farmer: Beth Foose, Little Bluestem Farm

Beth Foose has been an Episcopal priest for 27 years and a flower farmer for... (more)

Farm Favorites
Read the latest reviews on our favorite products.
Tom Chappell’s Ramblers Way knits

Whether toothpaste or cardigans, Chappell is selling the idea that businesses should not exist just... (more)

Things We Love: AKUA Kelp Jerky

If you told me there was a jerky snack made out of kelp - yes,... (more)

Things We Love: CleverMade Snapbasket Cooler

It can keep up to 50 cans chilled for up to 36 hours and collapses... (more)

Things We Love: Republic of Tea Daily Greens Single Sips

It's like green juice: but way easier.

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