Farm Archives - Modern Farmer
Meet the Modern Farmer Working to Make Farmer Wellness Mainstream

Bethany Klapwyk aims to shift producers’ attitudes around their own health.

Lindsay Campbell
January 23, 2022
Wilbur-Cruce Horses: The Biggest Secret in Ranching

Quick to learn and eager to please, the rare Spanish colonial horses remain untouched by... (more)

Judith Matloff
January 22, 2022
Farming on the Spectrum

In the middle of Chicago, a one-acre plot is dedicated to changing lives, one student... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
January 20, 2022
What Agriculture Can Learn From Indigenous Science

A new book offers an overlooked perspective of Indigenous knowledge and the role it can... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
January 18, 2022
SNAP Benefits Can Be Used to Buy Seeds. Why Isn’t That Well...

The largest federal nutrition assistance program allows participants to purchase seeds and seedlings, which should,... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
January 14, 2022
The Legacy of Campbell Soup’s Tomato Breeding Program

How the canned food company helped the Garden State become synonymous with luscious red tomatoes.

Jeff Quattrone
January 12, 2022
New Grafting Technique Could Save the Cavendish Banana

The most common banana variety is at risk of going extinct. But researchers have discovered... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 11, 2022
The Promise of Pulse Proteins

A rising demand for plant-based meats is causing farmers to break into the pulsing category.

Mary Allen
January 10, 2022