Brian Barth, Author at Modern Farmer
Four Offseason Gardening Projects to Get You Ahead for Next Year

Late fall, after the last crops have been harvested, is a time to rest and... (more)

Brian Barth
November 18, 2019
The Elusive Goal of No-Till Organic

Tilling is as synonymous with farming and gardening as compost and muddy boots. It’s used... (more)

Brian Barth
October 28, 2019
How to Force Bulbs

Fall finds garden centers hawking bulbs for tulips, daffodils and other spring bloomers. You can... (more)

Brian Barth
October 27, 2019
How to Build a Cold Frame in 20 Minutes for Under $40

Cold frames are season-extending covers constructed over vegetable beds to keep the frost off. Like... (more)

Brian Barth
October 20, 2019
Trump Caves to Farmers, Hemp Hauling and More: Your October Food News...

Has the Trump administration finally pushed farmers too far? Two significant developments this month signal... (more)

Brian Barth
October 15, 2019
‘Self-Feeding’ Corn Grows in Southern Appalachia

In 2003, Mike Fortune left a budding career as a stockbroker and moved to Asheville... (more)

Brian Barth
October 14, 2019
The Funniest Farm Videos on the Internet

There are a lot of funny farm videos out there that aren’t very funny. But... (more)

Brian Barth
October 1, 2019
The Corniest, Cheesiest Food and Farm Jokes on the Internet

The World Wide Web offers a wide world of wittiness, from eye roll-inducing dad jokes... (more)

Brian Barth
September 17, 2019
Does Certified Organic Mean What We Think It Does?

There’s something of a civil war brewing in the organic movement. On one side are... (more)

Brian Barth
September 16, 2019
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