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From Commodity Crop To Community Crop

The phenomenon of the Midwestern pizza farm evolved partly out of ritual and partly out... (more)

Maggie Rosenberg and Trevor Hagstrom
The Corniest, Cheesiest Food and Farm Jokes on the Internet

The World Wide Web offers a wide world of wittiness, from eye roll-inducing dad jokes... (more)

Brian Barth
September 17, 2019
The Modern Farmer Guide to Food-Centric Film Festivals

Autumn brings both cool weather and a deluge of film festivals, from tiny indie events... (more)

Brian Barth
September 14, 2019
Rethinking Pests, Invasive Species and Other Paradigms

Veteran farmers Nancy and John Hayden have spent the last quarter century transforming their livestock... (more)

Nancy and John Hayden
September 13, 2019
On Swarms and Stings

The following is an excerpt from “Dancing with Bees” by Brigit Strawbridge Howard. This book... (more)

Brigit Strawbridge Howard
September 3, 2019
Five Farm-Themed Dating Websites for Humans and Other Animals

A new breed of Tinder-style apps aims to relieve rural loneliness. While the main market... (more)

David Wilson
September 2, 2019
New Documentary ‘Farmsteaders’ Shows the Struggle Small Farms Face in America

Nick and Celeste Nolan have risked everything. A new documentary about the couple is set... (more)

Alex Robinson
August 30, 2019
Five Offbeat Food Shows to Watch on Netflix This Summer

Netflix has the chef-hero worship genre of food shows down pat. Many of these feature... (more)

Brian Barth
August 23, 2019
Immigrants Feed America

Immigrants Feed America t-shirts are back – find them at the Modern Farmers Market

Matthew Ramsden
August 21, 2019
Turf Busters

Imagine traveling at 50 miles per hour over rough terrain in a vehicle with no... (more)

David Wilson
August 10, 2019
The Modern Farmer Summer Reading Guide

Feel like you’ve been missing out on the latest food for thought? Dig into these... (more)

Brian Barth
August 5, 2019