Food & Lifestyle Archives - Modern Farmer
Could Dissolvable Cranberry Film Replace Plastic Packaging Someday?

  Imagine making a bowl of oatmeal or a cup of instant ramen noodles. You... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
November 14, 2022
Could Tomatoes Be the Secret to Solving Vitamin D Deficiencies?

Researchers found a way to boost vitamin D levels in tomato plants, opening up new... (more)

Shea Swenson
June 1, 2022
How High-Pressure Processing Is Helping Remote Farmers Bring Fresher Foods to Market

A cold preservation method is pumping more value into crops by capturing ripeness and extending... (more)

Naoki Nitta
May 18, 2022
Meet the New Generation of Microbial Farmers

In an effort to replace chemical additives in food, scientists are harnessing the power of... (more)

Danielle Bernabe
February 25, 2022
The New Building Blocks of Our Favorite Foods

The future of food might not involve food at all. At least not in the... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
February 22, 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
This App Wants to Change the Way Puerto Rico Eats

PRoduce! offers a new way for the island’s residents to connect with local farmers and... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
November 9, 2021
Kickstarting the Modern Farm

Our semi-regular round-up of interesting food and farming Kickstarter campaigns has returned. Inhabitants: An Indigenous... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
January 22, 2020
This French Startup Wants to be the Future of Foie Gras

In 2010, Rémy Burcelin was mulling over research results in his laboratory when he made... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
November 18, 2019
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