August 2014 - Page 2 of 8 - Modern Farmer
This Edible Peel Extends the Shelf Life of Produce

Many of us have reached into the fridge and found avocados that are too brown... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
January 23, 2021
Biden Administration Expands Pandemic Food Benefits

Clearly improving access to benefits for food-insecure Americans was at the top of newly inaugurated... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 22, 2021
EPA Announces Plan to Regulate ‘Forever Chemicals’ in Drinking Water

Just before leaving office, the Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency announced some changes regarding the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 20, 2021
Nestlé Recalls Pepperoni Hot Pockets After Glass Found

At least four unlucky eaters found more than cheese, tomato sauce and pepperoni in their... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 19, 2021
Court Orders School Lunch Supplier to Stop Selling ‘Adulterated’ Juice

A federal judge has banned a school lunch supplier, which allegedly had inorganic arsenic in... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 15, 2021
Pilgrim’s Pride Wants to Settle Price-Fixing Lawsuit for $75 Million

Over the past year, several lawsuits and federal investigations have targeted an alleged long-running price-fixing... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 11, 2021
The Rice Renaissance

In the not-so-distant past, craft beer connoisseurs and brewmasters collectively turned their noses up at... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
January 11, 2021
One of the Most Under-Used Resources in American Ag Is a Waste...

According to the University of Kentucky, each bushel of corn produced leaves about 50 pounds... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 8, 2021
Trump Administration Rejects Some Changes to Dietary Guidelines

The Trump administration has discarded some recommendations concerning alcohol and sugar consumption put forward by... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 5, 2021