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Seven Crops to Plant in Late Winter

A select few fruits and vegetables can be planted long before the rest.

Brian Barth
March 5, 2019
Wanted: Prefab Root Cellar

If only one existed.

Brian Barth
March 1, 2019
The Rise and Rise of the Artisanal Hemp Farm. From Seed-to-CBD, our...

Oregon’s Frogsong Farm crafts an approach to growing cannabis that promises to last beyond the... (more)

Brian Barth
February 25, 2019
The Modern Farmer Guide to Farm Reality TV Shows

Looking for something both agricultural and entertaining to binge-watch during your winter hibernation?

Brian Barth
February 19, 2019
Bare-Root Fruit Trees: Five Reasons You Should Order Them This Winter

The last thing on your mind in February is gardening. But this is prime time... (more)

Brian Barth
February 19, 2019
The Quest to Turn Food Waste into Road Salt

From cheese brine to beet juice, these locally-sourced, environmentally-friendly de-icers are turning waste into safe... (more)

Brian Barth
February 18, 2019
Meet the New Faces of Agriculture in Congress

The Democrats’ “blue wave” has remade the House agriculture committee. Here are four to watch.

Brian Barth
February 15, 2019
The Modern Farmer Guide to Slow Tools

Like “slow food”? “Slow tool” revivalists are bringing back the implements needed to produce flavorful,... (more)

Brian Barth
February 14, 2019
Five Eco-Friendly Valentine’s Gift Ideas

Do the planet a favor and skip the roses this year.

Brian Barth
February 11, 2019
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