Farm Archives - Modern Farmer
Survivors: Rescued From Cockfighting

Cockfighting is a blood sport that continues underground in parts of the US despite being... (more)

Carol Sahley
October 21, 2019
How to Build a Cold Frame in 20 Minutes for Under $40

Cold frames are season-extending covers constructed over vegetable beds to keep the frost off. Like... (more)

Brian Barth
October 20, 2019
Meet the Modern Farmer: Dulce Acevedo of La Calabacera

Located in the Atlantic Ocean, off the Sahara coast, the Canary Islands are a Spanish... (more)

Mónica R. Goya
October 19, 2019
Farm Groups Respond (Not Well) to the Trump Administration’s Ethanol Plan

Earlier this summer, the Trump administration extended ethanol waivers that could dramatically reduce the demand... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 17, 2019
How Colombian Corn Farmers Are Using Tech to Boost Yields

As extreme droughts and floods wreak havoc on farmers’ fields around the world, scientists may... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
October 16, 2019
‘Self-Feeding’ Corn Grows in Southern Appalachia

In 2003, Mike Fortune left a budding career as a stockbroker and moved to Asheville... (more)

Brian Barth
October 14, 2019
Egg Prices Suffer ‘Extreme Drop’

Last week, the largest egg producer in the United States issued a dire financial report.... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 13, 2019
Entrepreneurs on Opposite Coasts Make Fish-Friendly Booze

Life without food is impossible, and life without beer and wine is pretty unappealing. But... (more)

Kathleen Willcox
October 12, 2019
New Initiative Aims to Mobilize the Restaurant Industry To Fight Climate Change

Anthony Myint believes that you can use food to fight climate change. The San Francisco... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
October 9, 2019
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