Shea Swenson, Author at Modern Farmer - Page 3 of 12
No-Till Practices Can Help Boost Farmland Value

Even small changes can make a big difference.

Shea Swenson
September 11, 2022
The Future of Breadfruit in the Fight Against Food Insecurity

Study after study confirms breadfruit’s resilience in the face of a changing climate.

Shea Swenson
September 10, 2022
Unstable Global Rice Market Could Fuel Food Inflation

After years of bumper crops, heat and floods in Pakistan, China and India are raising... (more)

Shea Swenson
September 9, 2022
Mental Health Helpline Just for Farmers and Ranchers Launches in Five States

The AgriStress Helpline for Ranchers and Farmers is staffed 24/7 and is uniquely equipped to... (more)

Shea Swenson
September 7, 2022
This Bill Could Help Alleviate Agriculture’s Labor Shortage

States and agricultural associations are calling on the US Senate to pass the Farm Workforce... (more)

Shea Swenson
September 4, 2022
USDA Invests $300 Million to Help Farmers Transition to Organic Production

A new initiative aims to support growers and strengthen the organic food market.

Shea Swenson
August 26, 2022
When It Comes to Organic Farms, Size Matters

Larger organic farms are more likely to use fewer sustainable farming practices, a new study... (more)

Shea Swenson
August 25, 2022
These Tiny Crustaceans Are the Bees of the Sea

Researchers make a first-of-its-kind discovery about how underwater plants get pollinated.

Shea Swenson
August 12, 2022
How Do You Attract Rare Birds and Bees to Your Garden? Add...

A new study found that rare pollinators flock to urban gardens with more diverse plantings.

Shea Swenson
August 10, 2022
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