Jake Swearingen, Author at Modern Farmer - Page 6 of 7
5 Combine Demolition Derby Videos That’ll Wreck Your Neck

Got an old combine or harvester sitting around, collecting dust? Maybe it's time to enter... (more)

Jake Swearingen
May 15, 2013
12 Fantastic Victory Garden Posters

During World War I and World War II, gardening took on a distinctly martial air.... (more)

Jake Swearingen
May 13, 2013
Five High-Design Urban Beehives

Since the Reverend Lorenzo Langstroth patented the Langstroth hive in October 1852, the exterior design... (more)

Jake Swearingen
May 10, 2013
This Is the Best Comic Book About Bees You’ll Ever Read

The track record of having a bee as your main character in entertainment is, uh,... (more)

Jake Swearingen
May 9, 2013
Fact Checking “Bee Movie”

A deep dive into what IMDB users found factually inaccurate in 2007's animated film "Bee... (more)

Jake Swearingen
May 6, 2013
Bee Convoy: Shipping Interstate Apiaries

He and his wife Martha run the Kraus Honey Company out of Fruitland, Washington, and... (more)

Jake Swearingen
May 6, 2013
27 Pictures of Plants Growing Out of a Pile of Coins

A handy gardening tip, courtesy of stock photography: your pocket change is the perfect medium... (more)

Jake Swearingen
April 22, 2013
21 Pictures of Hands Gently Cupping Dirt

Stock photography shows us how much plants enjoy being softly cradled. (With sheepish apologies to... (more)

Jake Swearingen
April 12, 2013