News Archives - Modern Farmer
USDA Awards $69 Million in Grants to Improve Food Access in Low-Income...

The 35 grant recipients will use the funds to help get fresh produce into the... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
August 17, 2021
The French Wine Industry is Having Its Worst Harvest in 50 Years

In the vineyards of France, the second-largest wine producer in the world, nobody is toasting... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 11, 2021
Cargill to Purchase Sanderson Farms

The pace of mega-mergers within the American agricultural industry continues apace. The newest proposal: Cargill,... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 11, 2021
Philippines Becomes First Country to Approve GMO ‘Golden Rice’

Genetically modified crops are common in countries such as the United States, but generally they’re... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
July 28, 2021
Is American GMO Corn Banned in Mexico? Nobody Really Seems Sure

On the last day of 2020, Mexico’s president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, issued a decree... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
July 17, 2021
The Rise of Cottage-Food Production

During the past year, many Americans found comfort in their kitchens. During the next one,... (more)

Josh Voorhees
July 16, 2021
USDA to Review ‘Product of USA’ Labelling

The US Department of Agriculture has promised to do a “top-to-bottom” review of the “Product... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
July 5, 2021
From Farm Gate to Restaurant Plate

The journey food takes from a farm to your plate (or glass) is often long... (more)

Shelby Vittek
June 9, 2021
Texas Wine Grape Growers Sue Bayer-Monsanto Over Dicamba Drift Damage

The volatile nature of the pesticide dicamba has meant that it can wind up miles... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
June 4, 2021
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