News Archives - Modern Farmer
CDC Reveals That Only 10 Percent of Americans Eat Enough Fruits and...

On the other hand, there are lots of holes in the data to which the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 19, 2022
Tobacco Field Where Martin Luther King Jr. Worked Preserved as Historic Site

The Connecticut property, where King worked in college, has important connections to the Civil Rights... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
January 17, 2022
USDA Increases Rates for School Lunch Budgets

A recent study suggested this boost is wholly vital.

Dan Nosowitz
January 13, 2022
Maine Governor Denies Farmworkers the Right to Unionize

The reasoning? She feared it would discourage the growth of farms.

Dan Nosowitz
January 13, 2022
US to Export Pork to India For the First Time

American pork products will head to India in exchange for produce like mangoes and pomegranates.

Emily Baron Cadloff
January 11, 2022
Cracking the Genetic Code of the Lychee

After mapping the genes of this short-season tropical fruit, researchers make a discovery that could... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
January 9, 2022
John Deere Announces Farmer-Free Autonomous Tractor

Like a self-driving Tesla, but for farms.

Dan Nosowitz
January 7, 2022
Is Beet Juice the Future of Deicing City Streets?

Deicers made with a mixture of sugar beet molasses and salt are gaining traction.

Dan Nosowitz
January 5, 2022
H-2A Farmworkers Will See Wage Increases This Year

In 2020, the Trump administration froze wages for foreign farmworkers. Last month, a lawsuit overturned... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 4, 2022
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