Farm Archives - Modern Farmer
OPINION: We Can No Longer Pretend Climate Change Doesn’t Exist

Over the past five years our ranch has been affected by three major fires. The... (more)

Megan Brown
September 20, 2020
4 Easy Veggies to Grow Inside

The gardening fun doesn’t have to stop because winter is coming.  If you have potted... (more)

Alex Robinson
September 19, 2020
How to Grow Mushrooms in Coffee Grounds

With the arrival of fall, temperatures are dropping, that cool familiar breeze is rolling in... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
September 13, 2020
Which Farm Animals Can Catch COVID-19?

COVID-19 has impacted all of our lives. But what about the lives of the animals... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 3, 2020
This Modern Farmer Grows Flowers in Chicago’s Vacant Lots

In some of Chicago’s lower-income neighborhoods, vivid varieties of zinnias, sunflowers, lilies and tulips have... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
August 29, 2020
Meet the Modern Farmer Who Grows Food To Heal Herself

Each time Amber Tamm digs beneath the soil with her hands to pluck roots from... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
August 16, 2020
The Fight Over Raw Butter

In 1987, the FDA banned farmers from selling raw milk and other unpasteurized dairy products... (more)

Alex Robinson
August 10, 2020
How To Make Your Own Hydroponic Garden

No soil? No problem.  For those who want to start a garden but don’t have... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
August 9, 2020
This Former Teacher Has Moved Her Classroom to the Farm

Nine years ago, Scarlett Salamone’s life was hanging by a thread.  She was struggling through... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
August 2, 2020
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