Sam Brasch, Author at Modern Farmer
Is the GMO Debate Aimed at Pig Testicles?

Possible solutions on making your pork free from offensive odor, if not castration.

Sam Brasch
January 20, 2015
High Hopes

Pot comes out of the closet.

Sam Brasch
December 15, 2014
New Study Says Cows Learn Better with Buddies

Group work helps elementary school students approach new ideas. Could the same be true for... (more)

Sam Brasch
May 16, 2014
NASA Shows U.S. Corn Belt Literally Glowing with Productivity

In the height of the growing season, the Corn Belt lights up on NASA's maps... (more)

Sam Brasch
April 7, 2014
Is This Asian Tree a New Hope for Florida’s Citrus Growers?

As Florida's citrus growers struggle with a deadly news citrus disease, relief may come in... (more)

Sam Brasch
March 28, 2014
The Quest to Grow Human Organs Inside Pigs Comes to the U.S.

One of Japan's top stem cell scientists is on his way to California to use... (more)

Sam Brasch
March 13, 2014
How China Became the World’s Largest Pork Producer

China's "pork miracle" means that over half of the world's pigs now live in China.

Sam Brasch
March 11, 2014
How Bees Harvest Plastic Waste for Building Materials

In a study published in the journal Ecosphere, a team at the University of Guelph... (more)

Sam Brasch
March 3, 2014
The Bizarre and Fascinating Nature of Duck Sex

Ducks: by far the weirdest form of barnyard intercourse.

Sam Brasch
February 27, 2014