Andy Wright, Author at Modern Farmer - Page 2 of 6
Reindeer Country

We follow the Sami people of Lappland, who have been herding reindeer in the wild... (more)

Andy Wright
December 17, 2013
Move Over Bigfoot, Here Comes Sheepsquatch

Deep inside West Virginia, a monster waits.

Andy Wright
December 12, 2013
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Wool But Were Afraid to...

How to buy wool like a pro, with the help of an actual wool expert.

Andy Wright
December 11, 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
6 Seconds and a Sheep: Welcome to the World of Mutton Busting

Mutton busting is simple: children between the age of 4 or 7 clamber aboard a... (more)

Andy Wright
December 9, 2013
Meet the Goat Who Wasn’t a Goat

“He was clumsy, working his way down the cliff trying to catch up with the... (more)

Andy Wright
September 19, 2013
No, Goats Do Not Eat Tin Cans

There's an idea about goats that is firmly entrenched in the popular imagination: Goats will... (more)

Andy Wright
September 18, 2013
Meet the Goat Who Stole a Car

Sometimes it's not easy being a goat. Like when you get accused of being a... (more)

Andy Wright
September 17, 2013
Maryland’s Goatman Is Half Man, Half Goat, and Out for Blood

Some say Goatman was a man who kept goats and went mad after teenagers killed... (more)

Andy Wright
September 16, 2013