Alex Robinson, Author at Modern Farmer
Plant Life is Spreading Around Everest

The Himalayas are becoming greener as glaciers continue to melt. The Asian mountain range, which... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 13, 2020
Most Meat Eaters Think Veganism is Ethical, Study Says

A newly released survey shows many meat eaters think veganism is a virtuous endeavor. It’s... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 9, 2020
New Gene-Edited Tomato Could Be Huge for Urban Agriculture

A newly engineered tomato could help solve how we’re going to feed the world’s hungry... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 6, 2020
New Years Resolution: Eat More Wild Pig

Feral pigs are increasingly a huge problem for farmers and ranchers. They destroy crops, tear... (more)

Alex Robinson
December 30, 2019
This Year in Farming and Food

From trade wars to floods and droughts, 2019 has not been easy for many farmers.... (more)

Alex Robinson
December 29, 2019
Meet the Goats That Saved Ronald Reagan Presidential Library From Wildfires

Scott Morris had never even touched a goat before he decided to buy 100 of... (more)

Alex Robinson
December 18, 2019
Indiana Dairy Farmer Distributes Milk to America’s Hungry

Sam Schwoeppe has seen firsthand the devastating effects malnutrition has on American children. The fourth-generation... (more)

Alex Robinson
December 13, 2019
Feed Supplement Could Help Cows Burp Up Less Methane

A new citrus and garlic feed supplement could help dairy farmers offset their cows’ methane... (more)

Alex Robinson
December 6, 2019
How Peruvian Potatoes Might Be Key to Feeding the Planet

When climate change causes widespread devastation, displaces millions of people and leads to mass extinction,... (more)

Alex Robinson
December 3, 2019
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