Andrew Amelinckx, Author at Modern Farmer
New Crowdfarming Platform Looks to Help Sustainable Farmers

When the opportunity to expand operations opened up for East Fork Cultivars, the family-owned organic... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
January 11, 2020
Meet the Sustainable Poultry Company Taking On Big Ag

Cooks Venture’s goal is a lofty one: Change a monolithic industry and help reverse climate... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
November 3, 2019
Antimicrobial Resistance In Animals Is Getting Worse in Developing Countries

A landmark international study, just published in Science, charts an alarming rise of antimicrobial resistance... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
September 22, 2019
Aussie Teen Charged with Theft of 300 Sheep Worth $62K

Down Under, at least one teen is allegedly keeping alive the tradition of sheep duffing,... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
January 5, 2018
Lesser-Known Sheep Breeds From Around the World”And What They’re Good For

Some breeds are prized for meat, others for their milk. And yet even others for... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
December 22, 2017
6 Fun Facts About Sheep You Might Not Know

Sheep have some very interesting traits. For instance, their fleece will grow forever and they... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
December 22, 2017
Odd Jobs: Four Weird Ways Dogs Have Earned Their Keep

Pulling milk carts, herding reindeer, and more. These dogs have jobs that go beyond the... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
September 14, 2017
These Common Dog Breeds Were Once Farmhands

That dog snoring on your couch may have actually been bred to work its tail... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
September 12, 2017
The Humane Society of the United States Is Taking on Factory Farming

The Humane Society of the United States is working with farmers and ranchers to promote... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
August 22, 2017