Food & Lifestyle Archives - Modern Farmer
5 New Cookbooks We’re Finding Comfort In Right Now

Turn to these books to spice up your cooking this winter.

Shelby Vittek
January 16, 2022
Is a Potato Shortage Affecting French Fries From Japan to Kenya?

Or is it yet another mundane-yet-maddening supply chain issue?

Dan Nosowitz
January 15, 2022
Take a Break with These Food and Farming Video Games

Is your city locking down again? Are you looking to escape the winter blues? These... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
January 8, 2022
Why Do We Eat Black-Eyed Peas on New Year’s?

Tracing the tradition back to its southern roots.

Debra Freeman
December 27, 2021
Creating a New Route for a Traditional Basque Spice

When she couldn’t find a local source for Piment d'Espelette, chef-turned-farmer Krissy Scommegna set out... (more)

Sophia F. Gottfried
December 26, 2021
When the World Slowed Down, I Made Sloe Gin

Grown throughout the English countryside, the tart berries can be used to make a festive... (more)

Yolanda Evans
December 24, 2021
Will the New GMO Label Make a Difference?

Probably not, according to a new study that looks at how GMO and non-GMO labeling... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
December 21, 2021
The History of the Maligned and Misunderstood Fruitcake

The polarizing dessert that people love to hate became a holiday mainstay thanks, in part,... (more)

Jeffrey Miller
December 19, 2021
Underneath the Mistletoe…You’ll Find the Plant It’s Stealing Nutrients From

This cheery holiday plant might encourage stolen kisses, but it’s also a tree-killing parasite.

Emily Baron Cadloff
December 18, 2021
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