Farm Archives - Modern Farmer
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
From Commodity Crop To Community Crop

The phenomenon of the Midwestern pizza farm evolved partly out of ritual and partly out... (more)

Maggie Rosenberg and Trevor Hagstrom
October 6, 2019
An Asian Parasite Threatens US Livestock

When a longhorned tick was found on a sheep in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, in... (more)

Jodi Helmer
October 5, 2019
This 92-Year-Old Farmer Wants You to Drink in Her Orchard

Carol Hillman would like to see her apple farm continue after she’s gone. The 92-year-old... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
October 4, 2019
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