August 2014 - Modern Farmer
How to Prepare Your Garden for Winter

Tips for getting your plants and soil ready for winter to help prevent disease problems... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
December 5, 2021
The Birth of Farm-to-Table Cooking on the Swedish Island of Gotland

There’s no easy way for local restaurants to buy fresh food grown on the island.... (more)

Jacob Dean
December 4, 2021
Canada Halts Exports of Prince Edward Island Potatoes

After cases of potato wart fungus were found on two PEI farms, Canada has put... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
December 3, 2021
The Best Holiday Gifts Come Straight From the Farm

These presents are sure to be put to good use—and they directly benefit local farms.

Emily Baron Cadloff
December 2, 2021
Maryland Attorney General Sues Monsanto for Environmental Damages

The suit focuses on polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, which Monsanto manufactured until 1977.

Dan Nosowitz
December 1, 2021
Will Hempcrete Ever Catch On?

It’s a dream green building material. Why aren’t farmers interested?

Judith Matloff
December 1, 2021
Why Are Barns Painted Red?

It's aesthetically pleasing, yes, but there's a historic reason behind the crimson hue.

Thomas Durant Visser
November 30, 2021
How Vermont Became an Unlikely Hotbed for Saffron

A chance meeting of minds led to the discovery that growing and harvesting the spice... (more)

Sophia F. Gottfried
November 29, 2021
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