Dan Nosowitz, Author at Modern Farmer
Can Working With Plants Help Convicted Offenders?

We already know lots about the benefits of working with plants. Gardening has been shown... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 20, 2019
USDA Officially Speeds Up Pork Production Process

For well over a year, the Trump administration has been trying to change the way... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 18, 2019
Thanks to Swine Fever, Pork Is Wildly Expensive in China

Pork is a very, very big deal in China. China consumes roughly half of the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 12, 2019
Dicamba Drift Is Still Happening

You might remember the phrase “dicamba drift,” assuming you’re not a farmer who has to... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 11, 2019
Truly Wild Bee-Applied Fungus-Based Pesticide Gets EPA Approval

In the never-ending quest—by some, at least—to reduce the amount of pesticides used on crops,... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 10, 2019
Why the UK Is Wary of American “Chlorinated Chicken”

A hot-button issue in the UK focuses on something most Americans don’t even know about:... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 6, 2019
A Pick-Your-Own Hemp Field Will Open This Year in Maine

The federal legalization of industrial hemp—we’ll get into the definitions in a second—has led to... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 6, 2019
25% of American Farms Don’t Have Access to the Internet

Every two years, the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service releases a report on computer use... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 5, 2019
Papayas Keep Making People Sick

One of the reasons why fresh produce causes so many contamination recalls is that it... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 4, 2019