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Fluffy Cows and Four Other Boutique Farm Breeds

The fluffy cow. It’s not the name of a Monty Python skit. It’s the latest... (more)

Rebecca Flint Marx
June 7, 2013
Suicide Chicks

The sight of animals in advertisements, gleefully licking their lips or holding a bone aloft... (more)

Reyhan Harmanci
June 6, 2013
The Goats of Maple Crest Farm

The always entertaining goats of Maple Crest Farm show off their best moves for Modern... (more)

Carol Sahley
June 6, 2013
What American Hog Farmers Think of the Smithfield Deal

With a Chinese company poised to buy America's largets pork producer, we talked to hog... (more)

Even Rogers Pay
June 6, 2013
How Bees Fight Strawberry Mold and Landmines

From fighting strawberry mold to finding landmines, bees are good for way more than honey.

Rebecca Flint Marx
June 5, 2013
Order Your Chicken Rare: Nearly Lost Breeds Make a Comeback

In 2007, Paul Bradshaw was scouring farming blogs when he noticed something funny: people wanted... (more)

Rebecca Flint Marx
June 5, 2013
Dear Modern Farmer: Did I Dig All Wrong?

Dear Modern Farmer, I feel like a soil criminal. I dug up my beds when... (more)

Manjula and Orin Martin
June 3, 2013
The Week in Farm Crime: Missing Minks, Cattle Rustling in India, and...

Modern Farmer's semi-irregular look at agricultural malfeasance from around the world.

Jake Swearingen
May 31, 2013
The World’s Priciest Produce

From melons to mushrooms, the international elite have not hesitated to spend thousands to get... (more)

Tom Wolf
May 30, 2013
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