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The Oyster Shuckers Turned Oyster Farmers

After years of dreaming, the owners of an Atlanta restaurant known for its raw bar... (more)

Jennifer Kornegay
June 19, 2022
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
The Birth of Farm-to-Table Cooking on the Swedish Island of Gotland

There’s no easy way for local restaurants to buy fresh food grown on the island.... (more)

Jacob Dean
December 4, 2021
Meet the Bartender-Botanist Showcasing Forgotten Ingredients

In his garden, Danny Childs tends to a host of different plants that he uses... (more)

Shelby Vittek
August 14, 2021
This Farmer is Making Some of the Most Coveted Wines in America

Deirdre Heekin is the brains and palate behind La Garagista Farm + Winery in Vermont.

Julia Clancy
June 18, 2019
Meet the Winemaker Who Left California to Grow Grapes in Vermont

Krista Scruggs uses hybrids to produce wines without additives, fertilizers, pesticides or any other chemical... (more)

Julia Clancy
February 4, 2019
Meet the Modern Farmer: Camilla and Mads Meisner of HØstet, Denmark

Jaded with city life - "the same from Monday to Sunday, over and over again,”... (more)

James Clasper
September 12, 2018
The Modern Farmer Glossary of Farm Jargon

In which we decode those mysterious terms that farmers toss around, from agroecology to windrow.

Brian Barth
September 4, 2018
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