Lori Rotenberk, Author at Modern Farmer
Hay, Man: The Curious Life and Times of Scarecrows

From medieval roots to modern-day anachronism, the secret history of an effigy.

Lori Rotenberk
May 28, 2014
Flock Star: From Computers to Cars, Chicken Feathers Are Everywhere

The poultry industry produces six billion tons of chicken feathers every year, most of it... (more)

Lori Rotenberk
February 28, 2014
A Farmer’s Best Friend: The Old English Sheepdog

Robust and kindly, and sporting a bearish, wooly coat not unlike the flocks they devotedly... (more)

Lori Rotenberk
December 12, 2013
More Cowbell: From Herdsman’s Tool to Cultural Icon

How did the cowbell become, you know, "more cowbell"?

Lori Rotenberk
October 7, 2013