Shelby Vittek, Author at Modern Farmer - Page 4 of 7
Remembering the Food Workers We’ve Lost to COVID-19 Part 5

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken an incalculable toll on the food industry workers of America,... (more)

Shelby Vittek
May 21, 2021
Preserving the Future of Heirloom Collards

Over the past decade, heirloom crops have made an incredible comeback, with growers embracing different... (more)

Shelby Vittek
May 21, 2021
The Craft Beer Industry Reckons with Widespread Allegations of Abuse

Last Tuesday, Brienne Allan, a brewer and production manager for Notch Brewing in Salem, Massachusetts,... (more)

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May 18, 2021
The CSA’s Roots in Black History

Last spring, farms across the country saw a surge in demand for their CSA programs,... (more)

Shelby Vittek
May 17, 2021
Houseplant Parents Embrace DIY Greenhouse Cabinets

Prior to the pandemic, Robyn Seguin had six houseplants in her Minneapolis apartment. But like... (more)

Shelby Vittek
May 16, 2021
How to Turn an Ikea Cabinet Into an Indoor Greenhouse

Over the past couple of years, a new generation of plant parents has blossomed, including... (more)

Shelby Vittek
May 15, 2021
Meet the Modern Farmer: Peculiar Pig Farm

At the age of seven, Marvin Ross was given his first pig. His grandfather, a... (more)

Shelby Vittek
May 8, 2021
Remembering the Food Workers We’ve Lost to COVID-19 Part 3

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken an incalculable toll on the food industry workers of America,... (more)

Shelby Vittek
May 7, 2021
How a Farm Helped Save Sea Turtles in the Cayman Islands

In the Cayman Islands, sea turtles are more than just a majestic creature. The animal... (more)

Shelby Vittek
May 7, 2021
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