Dan Nosowitz, Author at Modern Farmer
Court Rules Anyone Can Use the Word ‘Balsamic’ to Describe Their Vinegar

The protection of local food specialities is not always simple. The European Union has a... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 5, 2019
USDA Finalizes New SNAP Rules, Reducing Food Benefits for Millions

A much-criticized proposed rule to change the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP—better known as... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 4, 2019
Bison Are Farmers, Sort Of

The American bison, which today lives only in a few small pieces of its pre-European-contact... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
November 28, 2019
Monsanto Fined $10.2 Million For Spraying Illegal Pesticide in Hawaii

Monsanto seems to be in court an awful lot lately. The company is trying to... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
November 27, 2019
CDC Tells Consumers to Avoid Romaine Lettuce Yet Again

There are times when you wonder whether there’s a point where Americans just decide they... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
November 26, 2019
Parisian Family Sues Country Neighbor Because Her Ducks Are Too Loud

Look, it’s been a lousy year for agriculture. Farm bankruptcies, trade wars, poor results for... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
November 26, 2019
Here You Will Find a Video of a Honeybee Surfing

Water—a pool, a pond, a puddle—is no place for a honeybee. But through the obstacles... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
November 22, 2019
Union and Nonprofit Sue USDA Over Sped-Up Pork Production Rules

When the USDA officially implemented the new rules for pork processing, it was the culmination... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
November 22, 2019
Yogurt Sales Are Falling, Despite (and Because of) Endless Varieties

The past decade has seen a tremendous rise in American yogurt consumption. Living at the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
November 20, 2019
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