News Archives - Page 75 of 105 - Modern Farmer
Farmers and Brewers Unite Against FDA to Defend Ancient Alliance

After all, a brewer’s trash has long been a farmer’s treasure. Beer makers mash grains... (more)

Sam Brasch
April 3, 2014
Now Boarding: Barnyard Animals

JFK is already a zoo, but just wait for the arrival of this animal terminal.

Peter Andrey Smith
April 2, 2014
This Fridge Is Magic

This fridge maker's new light system, called NutriLight, is designed to add energy and nutrient... (more)

Kate Farrar
April 2, 2014
Goat Smarts: No Longer the Barnyard Idiots

Researchers have now shown that domesticated goats can learn a relatively complicated task very quickly... (more)

Dave Levitan
April 1, 2014
Can Organic Farmers Weather California’s Epic Drought?

Parched field means hardship for growers, possible higher prices for consumers.

Tara Lohan
March 31, 2014
New Climate Change Report Outlines Challenges for Global Agriculture

Alright, we know climate change will hurt agriculture, but how, where and what farmers will... (more)

Sam Brasch
March 31, 2014
An Open-Source, Online Hive to Help Save Bees

To save the bees, enlist the human-hive mind.

Sam Brasch
March 27, 2014
Farm App Harvests Big Data

Y Combinator startup FarmLogs is bringing big data to farms - with big investments behind... (more)

Gloria Dawson
March 26, 2014
What’s in a Weed? Unlocking the Genetic Code of Pests

Plant scientists get genomic about weed management.

Alexa Kurzius
March 25, 2014