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Retro Farming: Blade Shearing

One sad fact about the state of modern farming: there are plenty of people with... (more)

Andrew Jenner
April 17, 2013
The Illustrated Journals of A Dairy Farmer in 1941

In the early 1940s William George Pope, and his wife Mildred “Moodie” Pope, left Utica,... (more)

Lucas Adams
April 16, 2013
Breaking Hearts (of Palm)

Occasionally referred to as "swamp cabbage,” "burglar's thigh” or the "lobster of vegetables,” hearts of... (more)

Ashley Harrell
April 16, 2013
Meet the Queen of Butter

Since 1972, the Midwest Dairy Association has brought Linda Christensen to the Minnesota State Fair... (more)

Andy Wright
April 15, 2013
A Lifeline for Gay Farmers

When soft-spoken rural chaplain Keith Ineson started a gay farmer's helpline in the Cheshire countryside,... (more)

Jesse Hirsch
April 15, 2013
The Rise of the Virtual Farm

Just a few years ago, the idea that people would spend their free time running... (more)

Reyhan Harmanci
April 15, 2013
From Malawi to McDonald’s

Malawi's mango crop was mainly going uneaten. Until two Brits tapped into the Western thirst... (more)

Sarah Rich
April 14, 2013
21 Pictures of Hands Gently Cupping Dirt

Stock photography shows us how much plants enjoy being softly cradled. (With sheepish apologies to... (more)

Jake Swearingen
April 12, 2013
Essay: In Defense of Rural

Growing up on that farm inculcated in me a need for space, isolation, and silence,... (more)

Tim Kreider
April 12, 2013
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