Jodi Helmer, Author at Modern Farmer
How Does Sourdough Get Its Unique Flavor?

Researchers test what happens from farm to ferment to give bread its unique flavor.

Jodi Helmer
December 4, 2018
The Buzz Over High-Tech Beehives

Technology is transforming beekeeping for the better

Jodi Helmer
October 29, 2018
Milking a Legal Loophole to Get (Nearly) Raw Milk to the Masses

Raw milk is illegal in Australia but that hasn't stopped one startup from selling unpasteurized... (more)

Jodi Helmer
August 9, 2016
Meet the Modern Farmer: Tom Whiting

Tom Whiting puts a premium on plumage.

Jodi Helmer
July 14, 2016
Adopt a Tree, Help a Farm

You can adopt a fruit tree for a growing season -- but can you handle... (more)

Jodi Helmer
October 8, 2014
Slaughter-Free Milk: Will Customers Pay More to Put Cows Out to Pasture?

At the first slaughter-free, grade-A dairy in the U.S., farmers hope that customers will pay... (more)

Jodi Helmer
June 26, 2014
The Milkman Cometh: An Old-Fashioned Tradition Revived

Don't call it a comeback, but door-to-door milk deliveries are on the rise.

Jodi Helmer
May 16, 2014