Archive Archives - Modern Farmer


Smokable Plants You Can Grow That Aren’t Marijuana Part 2

If you’ve started a garden over the past year, you may have fed your family... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 18, 2021
How Does Aeroponics Work?

Vegetables out of thin air? Learn more about this environmentally-friendly approach to food production.

Brian Barth
July 26, 2018
7 Smokable Plants You Can Grow That Aren’t Marijuana

Don't worry, it's totally legal

Brian Barth
July 18, 2018
8 Sheep That Don’t Require Shearing

"Hair sheep" have a coat that's more like other animal's hair, so there's no shearing... (more)

Brian Barth
December 21, 2017
The True Story Behind “Mary Had a Little Lamb”

The nursery rhyme, which was was first published in 1830, is based on an actual... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
December 19, 2017
Five Differences Between Rabbits and Hares

Rabbits and hares may look similar at first glance, but there are distinctive differences between... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
March 25, 2017
Everything You Want To Know About Turkey Sex

A pressing question, we're sure.

Dan Nosowitz
November 16, 2016
Why Don’t We Eat Turkey Eggs?

By all accounts they taste pretty good! So why don't we ever see them?

Dan Nosowitz
November 15, 2016
6 Differences Between Llamas and Alpacas

At first glance, alpacas may resemble their larger camelid cousin the llama, but they are... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
September 25, 2015
How to Grow and Harvest Grains in Your Backyard

Bread, beer, and pasta all originate with a planting of grain seed in fall. Be... (more)

Brian Barth
August 31, 2015
Everything You Need to Know About Duck Eggs

1. Eat them. 2. Definitely eat them. 3. *words muffled because duck eggs are so... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
June 19, 2015