Sam Brasch, Author at Modern Farmer - Page 3 of 11
Farmers and Brewers Unite Against FDA to Defend Ancient Alliance

After all, a brewer’s trash has long been a farmer’s treasure. Beer makers mash grains... (more)

Sam Brasch
April 3, 2014
Gene Logsdon: Don’t Get Too Excited About Robot Farmers

As he rolls into his ninth decade, author and farmer Gene Logsdon has a wry... (more)

Sam Brasch
April 2, 2014
New Climate Change Report Outlines Challenges for Global Agriculture

Alright, we know climate change will hurt agriculture, but how, where and what farmers will... (more)

Sam Brasch
March 31, 2014
When Horseshoe Crabs Went to Fertilizer

A look back at a time when millions of horseshoe crabs were harvested and used... (more)

Sam Brasch
March 28, 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
An Open-Source, Online Hive to Help Save Bees

To save the bees, enlist the human-hive mind.

Sam Brasch
March 27, 2014
Raw Milk Vending Machines Take Over Europe

Raw milk vending machines are drawing plenty of European customers -- and increasing amount of... (more)

Sam Brasch
March 25, 2014
Why Don’t Young Farmers Get Insured?

Many new farmers lack something important - health insurance.

Sam Brasch
March 24, 2014
Unsolved Mystery: Exploding Pig Poop

A year and half and thousands of jars of pig poop later, scientists in the... (more)

Sam Brasch
March 14, 2014