Andy Wright, Author at Modern Farmer
Livestock Portraits: A Picture Worth a Thousand Herds

Margaret Taylor grew up on a farm in the rural English countryside and has been... (more)

Andy Wright
April 28, 2014
Cows on the Edge

For centuries, families have inhabited chalets that dot the valley, caring for herds of small... (more)

Andy Wright
March 21, 2014
Pigheaded: How Smart are Swine?

Pigs can play video games, distinguish peppermint from spearmint, maybe even lie to each other.... (more)

Andy Wright
March 10, 2014
This is the Only Must-Read Fashion Week Story About Goats

It's Fashion Week and these goats are everything.

Andy Wright
February 10, 2014
Move Over Bigfoot, Here Comes Sheepsquatch

Deep inside West Virginia, a monster waits.

Andy Wright
December 12, 2013
In Victorian England, a Sheep Wasn’t Just a Sheep

How the sheep came to be one of the more exalted forms of livestock in... (more)

Andy Wright
December 10, 2013
In Season: Pumpkins

Crystal Bay Farm in Watsonville, California, is sandwiched between two national parks along the coast... (more)

Andy Wright
November 6, 2013
In Season: Corn

Each week we highlight what is seasonal, talk to those who grow it, and share... (more)

Andy Wright
October 2, 2013
Who Owns U.S. Agricultural Land?

Latest USDA report is out about foreign owners of U.S. land.

Andy Wright
September 27, 2013