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Dec 01, 2021

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

Dec 01, 2021

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

Why Are Barns Painted Red?

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

Thomas Durant Visser

Farm

5 Great Shows About Farming and Ranching

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

Emily Baron Cadloff
November 27, 2021
EPA Erases Trump-Era ‘Waters of the United States’ Rule

How will the decision affect agriculture?

Dan Nosowitz
November 26, 2021
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
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Food & Lifestyle

The Medieval Origins of Thanksgiving Dinner

Delving into the traditions behind the big feast.

Ken Albala
November 25, 2021
Consider the Lobster’s Feelings

A new study, commissioned by the UK government, found that crustaceans and cephalopods are sentient... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
November 24, 2021
Becoming the Vegan Butcher

In his new cookbook, Zacchary Bird offers a guide to transforming vegetables into flavorful meat-like... (more)

Shelby Vittek
November 23, 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)