Farm Archives - Modern Farmer
The Art of Resurrecting Heirloom Watermelons

It was hot in Louisiana, and after 15 hours in the car to get there... (more)

Lena Beck
October 18, 2023
Meet the Arkansas Farmers Turning Sweet Potatoes into Spirits

The rich soil of the Arkansas Delta takes its minerals from the Mississippi River that... (more)

Caroline Eubanks
June 30, 2023
Meet the Photographer Turned Seafood Restaurateur Dedicated to Conservation

Photographer Andrea Tese was always looking for a hook to promote ocean conservancy. Growing up... (more)

Michelle Colman
June 2, 2023
Millets — Ancient Drought-Resistant Grains — Could Help the Midwest Survive Climate...

The Midwest is known for its rows and rows of corn and soybeans that uniformly... (more)

Eva Tesfaye, Harvest Public Media
May 31, 2023
Climate Disruptions Force Salt Farmers to Reimagine Their Businesses

Salt is all around us—inside our oceans, beneath our feet, on our roadways, in our... (more)

Gia Mora
May 22, 2023
Meet the Alaskan Brewers Making Sustainable Beer in One of the World’s...

Marcy and Geoff Larson firmly believe that necessity is the mother of invention. “We live... (more)

Ruvani de Silva
May 5, 2023
Meet Montana’s Only Maple Syrup Producer

On a sunny spring day in 2015, David Knudson was admiring the Norway maple trees... (more)

Ella Hall
February 17, 2023
Changing Tastes Fuel a Buckwheat Revival

Thanks to the growing demand for gluten-free foods and interest in alternative flours, buckwheat is... (more)

Bridget Shirvell
October 21, 2022
Could Edible Cactus Be the Next Big Specialty Crop?

Often treated as a weed, prickly pear cactus has a ton of potential. But first,... (more)

Bridget Shirvell
October 17, 2022
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