How-To Archives - Page 19 of 24 - Modern Farmer


How to Build an Urban Igloo

You don't have to make a trip to the Arctic Circle to build your own... (more)

Molly Birnbaum
December 17, 2013
How to Chop Wood

Baby, it's cold outside. Learn how to chop wood like a pro lumberjack -- without... (more)

Dina Rudick
December 16, 2013
Dear Modern Farmer: How Do I Know If Backyard Slaughter Is Legal?

Dear Birdie, It sounds like backyard poultry is legal where you live, which is a... (more)

Kristen Ploetz
October 28, 2013
How To: Make Your Own Natural Dyes

Anyone who can make a pot of tea can dye a skein of wool or... (more)

Ashley English
October 22, 2013
How to Surrender an Illegal Milk Crate

How to earn the praise of strangers and boost your self-esteem for about $10: surrender... (more)

Andrew Jenner
October 9, 2013
How to Design a Shared Backyard

When you live in the city or the suburbs, it can be hard to fit... (more)

Virginia C. McGuire
August 13, 2013
Dear Modern Farmer: How Do I Start Up a Community Garden?

Dear Modern Farmer: I want to start up a community garden, but want to make... (more)

Kristen Ploetz
August 8, 2013
Dear Modern Farmer: What In the Name of God Is Happening to...

Dear Modern Farmer, I've started to notice these little spots on the side of my... (more)

Manjula and Orin Martin
July 22, 2013