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Oct 04, 2022

Apiarists could make a killing selling “bee glue,” a natural remedy employed since ancient times—if only more people knew about it.

Oct 03, 2022

A new study confirms that these plants make the perfect pairing—both environmentally and economically.

Oct 02, 2022

Emma Hearst and John Barker once prepared ingredients for diners. Now they grow them at Forts Ferry Farm.

‘Tis the Season For Gleaning

The age-old practice, which involves collecting leftover crops from farmers’ fields after a harvest, reduces... (more)

Crystal Sands

Farm

Making the Case for Intercropping

A new study supports the practice of cultivating more than one crop in a field... (more)

Shea Swenson
September 28, 2022
Meet the Modern Farmer Helping Immigrant Farmers Sell Their Produce

In Rhode Island, Jake Stanton works to help immigrant farmers market and grow their produce... (more)

Bridget Shirvell
September 25, 2022
Paddleboarding Goats Make a Splash on Prince Edward Island

Hitting the water with farmer Devon Saila and her beach-loving goats.

Noah Lederman
September 23, 2022
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Food & Lifestyle

In Her New Book, Molly Yeh Goes Back to Basics

The Food Network star and cookbook author focused on family comfort foods in her most... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
September 27, 2022
In Awe of the Pawpaw

Meet the bartender-botanist committed to reviving this humble native fruit.

Danny Childs
September 24, 2022
Meet the Georgia Farmers Who Love to Jam

When these farmers aren’t jamming out on stage, they’re creating the other kind of jam,... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
September 18, 2022
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News

New Census of Agriculture to Survey Internet Access, Precision Agriculture and More

The upcoming USDA census will track the changing demographics of farmers across the country.

Emily Baron Cadloff
September 22, 2022
Ugandan Farmers Embrace Maggots as Solution to Fertilizer Shortage

Black soldier fly larvae are becoming a hot commodity during a time of crisis for... (more)

Shea Swenson
September 21, 2022
What Farmers Really Want From the 2023 Farm Bill

We dig into what groups across the country are asking for.

Emily Baron Cadloff
September 19, 2022
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Meet the modern farmer
Meet some men and women who turned their love of country into a love of land.
Meet the Former Chefs Growing Restaurant-Driven Produce in Suburban Albany

Emma Hearst and John Barker once prepared ingredients for diners. Now they grow them at... (more)

Meet the Modern Farmer Helping Immigrant Farmers Sell Their Produce

In Rhode Island, Jake Stanton works to help immigrant farmers market and grow their produce... (more)

Paddleboarding Goats Make a Splash on Prince Edward Island

Hitting the water with farmer Devon Saila and her beach-loving goats.

Meet the Georgia Farmers Who Love to Jam

When these farmers aren’t jamming out on stage, they’re creating the other kind of jam,... (more)