Sam Brasch, Author at Modern Farmer - Page 2 of 11
This Solar-Powered Toilet Could Be a Lifeline for Rural Farmers

Colorado-based SolChar is changing the way we look at poop.

Sam Brasch
May 1, 2014
USDA Announces $19 Million in Grants for New Farmers

Earlier this month, the USDA announced $19 million in grants for young farmers. The grants,... (more)

Sam Brasch
April 28, 2014
Jamaican Goat Farmers Threaten Vigilante Justice If Thefts Continue

If goat thefts don't stop in Jamaica, local farmers say they may soon take the... (more)

Sam Brasch
April 24, 2014
Goat Towers: An Idea Whose Time Has Come

Take a goat, add a tower and you've got yourself an architectural marvel.

Sam Brasch
April 16, 2014
How Ford Zinged GM (and Helped Urban Farming in the Process)

A parody of a Cadillac commercial helped one urban farming and composting organization get its... (more)

Sam Brasch
April 10, 2014
Do Tomatoes Cause Body Odor?

Tomatoes may not have pits, but one scientists posits they could be making your pits... (more)

Sam Brasch
April 10, 2014
Geep, Geep! Rare Goat-Sheep Hybrid Born on Irish Farm

A suspected half-goat, half-sheep born in Ireland is making waves around the world.

Sam Brasch
April 8, 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
Werner Herzog Maintains a Deep Fear of Chickens

Last month, the legendary German film maker had the chance to discuss his fowl feelings... (more)

Sam Brasch
April 4, 2014