Emily Baron Cadloff, Author at Modern Farmer
What the Future of Almonds Looks Like in a Dry California

The state grows the vast majority of the global almond supply. As water becomes scarcer,... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
June 21, 2022
Why Scientists Want to Bring Farming to Swampy Peatlands

Wet agriculture, called paludiculture, turns peatlands into productive growing areas.

Emily Baron Cadloff
June 14, 2022
Why More Americans Are Rethinking Their Lawns

From No Mow May to pulling up the turf entirely, more people are saying goodbye... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
May 30, 2022
USDA Renews People’s Garden with New Locations

The initiative is back and expanding, with a focus on food education in urban centers.

Emily Baron Cadloff
May 10, 2022
The Surprising Home of Arbor Day Celebrates 150 Years of Planting Trees

Nebraska City wasn’t known for trees. That is, until a former US Secretary of Agriculture... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
April 29, 2022
It’s Time to Celebrate Our Gardening Failures

Forget the picture-perfect garden photos. Instead, turn to this Facebook oasis of crappy yields and... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
April 27, 2022
A Forager’s Guide to Sweet, Wild Finds

In her new book, Rachel Lambert shows how to find and prepare desserts with stinging... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
March 31, 2022
Maple Syrup Moves West

The Oregon Maple Project is one group dedicated to bringing sugaring out to the West... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
March 13, 2022
How the Hunt for Wild Ginseng Changed America

In his new book, Luke Manget shows just how integral ginseng was—and still is—to the... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
March 8, 2022
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