How-To Archives - Page 6 of 25 - Modern Farmer


Where to Use Human Waste as Fertilizer and Irrigation

Biosolids can be more useful in some places than others.

Dan Nosowitz
August 21, 2018
DIY Potting Soil Recipes for Mixing Potting Soil at Home

These "soilless” soil mixes are easy to make at home, saving you a bundle

Brian Barth
August 16, 2018
How to Raise Crickets for Food

If you don't want to eat them, any chickens, ducks, turkeys, or pigs in your... (more)

Brian Barth
August 2, 2018
How to Switch to a Chicken Layer Feed

Switch to a complete layer feed with Purina's Oyster Strong® System at week 18.

August 2, 2018
Buying a Tiller? Here’s What to Look For

Summer's a time for sales, and a tiller is a big investment. Here's what you... (more)

Brian Barth
July 20, 2018
DIY Misting System for Your Greenhouse, Barn, or Patio Party

This system costs under 100 buck and can help cool down a garden or a... (more)

Brian Barth
July 17, 2018
How to Grow Edible Bamboo Shoots

These graceful, overlooked plants are one of the world's most beautiful crops - and harvesting... (more)

Brian Barth
July 13, 2018
Growing and Caring for Organic Strawberries

Get your strawberry plants well-established this summer and be rewarded with delicious fruit for the... (more)

Brian Barth
July 11, 2018