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How Did African-American Farmers Lose 90 percent of Their Land?

Emancipated slaves never received their promised 40 acres and a mule after the Civil War.... (more)

Brian Barth
August 19, 2019
The Modern Farmer Summer Reading Guide

Feel like you’ve been missing out on the latest food for thought? Dig into these... (more)

Brian Barth
August 5, 2019
The Vintage Books Every Organic Gardener Must Own

Today, we take for granted that growing food in harmony with nature is how it... (more)

Brian Barth
August 5, 2019
How to Make Fresh Sea Salt

Whether you’re traipsing through the sand in Maui, Mallorca or Maine, every ocean environment has... (more)

Brian Barth
July 29, 2019
How to Read Your Weeds

Dreading the ocean of oxalis taking over your lettuce bed? How about that crabgrass creeping... (more)

Brian Barth
July 28, 2019
Dear Modern Farmer: Can I Eat the Snails from My Garden?

Years ago, I ran a gardening business in the seaside town of Santa Cruz, California.... (more)

Brian Barth
July 22, 2019
How to Harvest Shellfish from the Shore

Fresh clams, oysters and mussels are high on the list of favorite foods among many... (more)

Brian Barth
July 8, 2019
Grow Your Own Iced Tea This Summer

Five herbs you can steep for a tasty cold summer beverage.

Brian Barth
July 4, 2019
Can the Democrats Win Back Farm Country?

The rural vote has become decidedly Republican in recent decades. But many progressive pundits see... (more)

Brian Barth
July 1, 2019
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