Dan Nosowitz, Author at Modern Farmer - Page 4 of 171
Dutch Airport Attempts to Keep Birds Away With Foraging Pigs

Nearby farmland has attracted birds, which can be disastrous for planes. A pilot pig program... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 8, 2021
Biden Administration Returns to Trump-Era Theme: Increase Meat Processing Line Speeds

Many organizations note this could result in higher risk of injury to workers.

Dan Nosowitz
December 7, 2021
Bees Exposed to Pesticide Could Take Multiple Generations to Recover

A new study shows that blue orchard bees’ exposure to some pesticides is additive, getting... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 7, 2021
Maryland Attorney General Sues Monsanto for Environmental Damages

The suit focuses on polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, which Monsanto manufactured until 1977.

Dan Nosowitz
December 1, 2021
EPA Erases Trump-Era ‘Waters of the United States’ Rule

How will the decision affect agriculture?

Dan Nosowitz
November 26, 2021
Some Norwegian Goats Are Contained Using Invisible Fences

The ‘CyborGoats’ wear a GPS unit around their neck that helps keep them from crossing... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
November 19, 2021
What Gets Lost When Designing the ‘Ultimate Chickpea’

Selecting genes for yield alone fails to address all the other issues impacting food security.

Dan Nosowitz
November 18, 2021