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Nov 28, 2021

In the early days of the pandemic, I tended to my new plot and houseplants as a way to mourn the loss of my beloved cat.

The best dramas, docuseries and reality TV shows to watch this winter.

The Medieval Origins of Thanksgiving Dinner

Delving into the traditions behind the big feast.

Ken Albala

Farm

The Great Oyster Thanksgiving

Amid a surge in demand, oyster farmers are excited to see the bivalve reclaim a... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
November 22, 2021
The Indiana Farm Helping Burmese Refugees Reconnect With Their Roots

A refugee incubator farm in Fort Wayne is helping the community build wealth, knowledge and... (more)

Amber Gibson
November 20, 2021
Some Norwegian Goats Are Contained Using Invisible Fences

The ‘CyborGoats’ wear a GPS unit around their neck that helps keep them from crossing... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
November 19, 2021
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Food & Lifestyle

Why Don’t We Eat Turkey Tails?

One part of the bird never makes it to the Thanksgiving table, but it's a... (more)

Michael Carolan
November 21, 2021
The Migratory Locust: It’s What’s for Dinner

The European Union has started to approve insects as food.

Dan Nosowitz
November 17, 2021
Order Up: What’s Next For Restaurants?

In his new book, Corey Mintz explores the end of the restaurant industry as we... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
November 17, 2021
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News

Extreme Floods In Pacific Northwest Send Farmers Into Crisis

Many producers were forced to leave their farms and farm animals behind.

Lindsay Campbell
November 22, 2021
A Message About Black Friday

Farmers need our support. Buying more T-Shirts isn't going to help.

Modern Farmer
November 22, 2021
What the Build Back Better Act Means for Agriculture

The House just passed the bill. While it addresses infrastructure as a whole, several sections... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
November 19, 2021
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Meet the modern farmer
Meet some men and women who turned their love of country into a love of land.
The Indiana Farm Helping Burmese Refugees Reconnect With Their Roots

A refugee incubator farm in Fort Wayne is helping the community build wealth, knowledge and... (more)

This US Army Veteran Continues to Serve Her Community By Farming

Indigenous farmer Amyrose Foll has sought to lift up a nation through the act of... (more)

The Man Conserving Jackfruit Diversity in India

A modern-day Johnny Appleseed, ‘Jackfruit Jayan’ has planted more than 20,000 jackfruit seedlings.

How a Hairstylist Blossomed Into a Budding Farmer

In southern California, the Ecology Center is tending to a future generation of farmers through... (more)