Jessica Leigh Hester, Author at Modern Farmer
Meet the Modern Farmer: Susan Paykin

She changed her path from policy to planting.

Jessica Leigh Hester
October 29, 2015
Meet the Modern Farmer: Kenny Likitprakong

This former surf bum grew up romping through his uncle's vineyard, and now has a... (more)

Jessica Leigh Hester
October 28, 2015
Meet the Modern Farmer: Jamila Norman

Meet Jamila Norman, who shows kids what cool things come out of the ground in... (more)

Jessica Leigh Hester
October 21, 2015
Meet the Modern Farmer: John Ross

"Climbing ladders with two 20-pound bags of apples is better than any gym,” says the... (more)

Jessica Leigh Hester
October 13, 2015
Meet the Modern Farmer: John Huschle

Meet John Huschle, a farmer from Carnation, Washington.

Jessica Leigh Hester
October 6, 2015
Meet the Modern Farmers: Maria Farrugia, Orin Hardy and Made Gojing

With start-up capital, Orin Hardy leased two acres in Bali, which supply The Green School... (more)

Jessica Leigh Hester
August 10, 2015
Meet the Modern Farmer: Alicia Adams

Her luxurious alpaca wool scarves, throws, and baby booties retail at tony Manhattan stores like... (more)

Jessica Leigh Hester
August 7, 2015
Meet the Modern Farmer: Molly Myerson

An east coast-to-west coast transplant and quail farmer.

Jessica Leigh Hester
August 5, 2015
Meet the Modern Farmer: Joseph Fields

Joseph Fields is incredibly savvy about shifting trends, returning to an organic approach in 2008,... (more)

Jessica Leigh Hester
August 4, 2015