Food & Lifestyle Archives - Modern Farmer
In Awe of the Pawpaw

Meet the bartender-botanist committed to reviving this humble native fruit.

Danny Childs
September 24, 2022
Meet the Georgia Farmers Who Love to Jam

When these farmers aren’t jamming out on stage, they’re creating the other kind of jam,... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
September 18, 2022
Researchers Propose a New Way of Regulating Engineered Crops

NC State scientists say the current way of regulating genetically modified crops based on the... (more)

Shea Swenson
September 13, 2022
The Future of Breadfruit in the Fight Against Food Insecurity

Study after study confirms breadfruit’s resilience in the face of a changing climate.

Shea Swenson
September 10, 2022
Unstable Global Rice Market Could Fuel Food Inflation

After years of bumper crops, heat and floods in Pakistan, China and India are raising... (more)

Shea Swenson
September 9, 2022
The Winery Garden That Feeds Migrant Vineyard Workers

At Somerston Estate in Napa Valley, a half-acre plot is devoted to growing fruits and... (more)

Shelby Vittek
September 5, 2022
How One Portland Organization Uses School Gardens to Plant Seeds of Confidence

In Oregon, Growing Gardens is teaching kids about culture and self expression through gardening.

Emily Baron Cadloff
September 3, 2022
The Perilous State of School Lunches

Two years of universal free lunches showed teachers and students what school meals could be.... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
September 2, 2022
New Farm-to-School Food Program Debuts in Maine Schools

Can the state serve as an example to other states looking to promote and provide... (more)

Bridget Shirvell
September 1, 2022
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