Dan Nosowitz, Author at Modern Farmer
After a Decade, the USDA ‘Addresses’ Unfairness in Meat Production

Creating new rules in agriculture regulation is wildly complex, but, sometimes, they boil down to... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 23, 2020
The Inside Story of One of the Biggest Organic Farm Scams in...

A con so notorious it was eventually dubbed “The Field of Schemes” has gotten the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 22, 2020
MIT Is Getting Closer to Cereal Crops That Require No Fertilizer

A fundamental problem with cereal crops—rice, wheat, corn—is that they, unlike some other crops, need... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 17, 2020
14 States (Plus New York City and D.C.) Sue Trump Administration to...

The Trump administration rule finalized massive cuts in SNAP, better known as food stamps, in... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 16, 2020
Entire European Union Bans a Bayer Insecticide

In October of last year, a European Union commission recommended that the EU not renew... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 16, 2020
A Blockchain Approach to Transparent, Sustainable, Fair Coffee

Coffee is one of the most brutal and difficult segments of agriculture. At this year’s... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 14, 2020
Study Finds Reduced Fat Milk More Associated With Obesity Than Whole Milk

The American dietary guidelines recommend, as they have for years, reduced-fat or skim milk. But... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 10, 2020
Impossible Foods Made an Impossible Pork

Impossible Foods, makers of the Impossible Burger that’s been popular at Burger King, just debuted... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 8, 2020
Mealworms Can Eat Toxic Polystyrene Foam Safely

Mealworms are commonly used as food for both animals and people. But research over the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 2, 2020