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17-Year Cicadas: Buzzkill for Blueberry Farmers

You’ve likely heard the (ahem) buzz: 17-year cicadas will soon magically emerge throughout the Eastern... (more)

Jesse Hirsch
April 24, 2013
Love Chickens But Hate Commitment? Try Renting

Everyone loves a summer chicken. But come February, when you’re schlepping food and water across... (more)

Jesse Hirsch
April 23, 2013
27 Pictures of Plants Growing Out of a Pile of Coins

A handy gardening tip, courtesy of stock photography: your pocket change is the perfect medium... (more)

Jake Swearingen
April 22, 2013
Lucky Tiger: Tomato Lovers Get Lucky

A tomato breeder has cracked the green-when-ripe tomato code. His stunning introduction Lucky Tiger is... (more)

Fred Bove
April 19, 2013
5 Cool Jobs Held By Goats

From firefighters to professional partiers, goats have all kinds of day jobs.

Jesse Hirsch
April 19, 2013
Hunting Wild Pigs with Drones

As wild pigs tear up up soybeans, rice and other crops in Louisiana, Cy Brown... (more)

Jesse Hirsch
April 18, 2013
This Is What Humane Slaughter Looks Like. Is It Good Enough?

Technically, humane slaughter became law in the United States with the 1958 Humane Slaughter Act,... (more)

Mac McClelland
April 17, 2013
Did a Bird Paint This Picture?

Yesterday, Modern Farmer received what we believe to be the single greatest pitch in the... (more)

Modern Farmer
April 17, 2013
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