Dan Mitchell, Author at Modern Farmer
The Hazelnut News Frenzy Continues

There is no actual "shortage" of Nutella, though prices have risen by as much as... (more)

Dan Mitchell
September 24, 2014
How Natural News Compared Us to Pro-GMO Nazis and Put Us on...

Adams runs NaturalNews, the innocuously named, mystifyingly popular site that for years has existed to... (more)

Dan Mitchell
July 29, 2014
The Farmland Boom Appears to Be Over

Farmland prices seem to be slowing their growth, even declining. Why this could be good... (more)

Dan Mitchell
June 27, 2014
The Great Artisanal Cheese Panic of 2014: A Postmortem

Last week's big cheese scare -- that the FDA would ban aging on wooden boards... (more)

Dan Mitchell
June 19, 2014
Buying Local Food ” On Your Phone

A bumper crop of apps is sprouting up, helping connect farmers with consumers who want... (more)

Dan Mitchell
May 8, 2014
University of California Wants to Bring Edible Schoolyards to Campus

Chef and food activist Alice Waters on Monday night made a big announcement: the University... (more)

Dan Mitchell
March 19, 2014
Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus Is Nasty ” and It Could Get Worse

The National Pork Board issued a statement on Tuesday calling Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus its... (more)

Dan Mitchell
March 13, 2014
The Bacon Fad Is Over, But We’re Eating More of It Than...

Our cultural obsession with bacon seems to have cooled (no more bacon sundaes, for instance)... (more)

Dan Mitchell
March 12, 2014
Mystery Meat: Questions Still Loom on Giant Beef Recall

There are still more questions than answers about the recall of all the beef processed... (more)

Dan Mitchell
March 6, 2014