August 2014 - Modern Farmer
Lab-Grown Meat Receives Its First Approval for Sale—In Singapore

The promise of lab-grown meat is enticing, from an environmental point of view. Theoretically, lab-grown... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 2, 2020
EPA Draft Report Finds Glyphosate Harms Many Endangered Species

Much of the debate over glyphosate, the herbicide from Bayer-Monsanto, has revolved around its effects... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 1, 2020
A Dairy Solution for Australia’s Out-of-Control Feral Camels

Ten years ago, Australian cattle grazier Paul Martin decided that he couldn’t stand to see... (more)

Denise Cullen
November 30, 2020
Meet the Modern Farmer Who Founded Detroit’s First Cider Mill

As a child growing up in a turbulent home with a mother who abused drugs,... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
November 29, 2020
The 2020 Modern Farmer Holiday Gift Guide

The pandemic will prevent many of us from seeing each other over the holidays. But... (more)

Modern Farmer
November 28, 2020
Study Finds 1 Percent of Farms Own 70 Percent of World’s Farmland

Just like with wealth inequality, land inequality can have disastrous effects on agriculture and on... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
November 27, 2020
Returning the ‘three sisters’ – corn, beans and squash – to Native...

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. Historians know... (more)

Christina Gish Hill
November 26, 2020
Heat Sinks

It is rather extraordinary how a simple thing like hot stone can make the difference... (more)

Laura Marie Neubert
November 26, 2020
Farmworker Groups Ask for Prioritization in COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

Workers in the agricultural and food production fields have been hit especially hard by COVID-19.... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
November 26, 2020
Recipes