Emily Baron Cadloff, Author at Modern Farmer
SNAP Benefits Can Be Used to Buy Seeds. Why Isn’t That Well...

The largest federal nutrition assistance program allows participants to purchase seeds and seedlings, which should,... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
January 14, 2022
Underneath the Mistletoe…You’ll Find the Plant It’s Stealing Nutrients From

This cheery holiday plant might encourage stolen kisses, but it’s also a tree-killing parasite.

Emily Baron Cadloff
December 18, 2021
The Great Recession Is Still Hurting the Christmas Tree Industry

A full growth cycle for a Christmas tree lasts more than a decade. The industry... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
December 16, 2021
6 Gardening Shows to Watch for Backyard Inspiration

We could all use a little help sprucing up our home gardens. Stream these shows... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
October 10, 2021
Monstera Mania: Why the Rare Houseplant Craze Isn’t Going Away

These rare houseplants sell for big bucks, and have helped nurseries stay afloat over the... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
September 6, 2021
5 Rare Plants That Are Surprisingly Easy to Care For

These stunners will be a special addition to your houseplant collection, without all the fuss.

Emily Baron Cadloff
September 5, 2021
Vegetables Aren’t Always Vegan

What goes into growing a plant? From a giant squash to peas on a vine,... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
July 27, 2021
New Colorado Law Attempts to Reduce Cross-Pollination Between Hemp and Cannabis

How far can a speck of pollen travel? That depends on a myriad of factors,... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
June 29, 2021
How Canada’s North is Trying to Grow Local Food Production

It’s harder to grow crops in Canada’s northern territories, sure. Harder, but not impossible. North... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
June 26, 2021
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