Lifestyle Archives - Modern Farmer


Environmental Changes Are Killing the Livelihood of Great Lakes Fishermen

The Bagida-waad Alliance is gathering scientific data to find out what has happened to their... (more)

Corey Mintz
Forty Acres of Farm Land in America is Lost to Development Every...

Picture bulldozers plowing up pastures and cornfields to put in subdivisions and strip malls.

Brian Barth
December 10, 2018
Where Food Meets Feminism

Despite their shared passion for food, these women lacked an opportunity to network, so Pasternak... (more)

Rachael Roth
December 6, 2018
Fewer Eligible Immigrant Families Are Using SNAP

Food stamp requirements haven’t changed, but enrollment has.

Dan Nosowitz
November 27, 2018
This Is What Hyperlocal Food Looks Like in the Yukon

Think it would be tough to eat exclusively local food for a year? This Dawson... (more)

Brian Barth
November 21, 2018
Meet the Modern Farmers: Tamer and Claire Harpke of Harpke Family Farm

The Harpkes are part of a small yet growing movement of young farmers in South... (more)

Liz Tracy
November 19, 2018
Absolut Vodka and other GMO-Free Posers

From acai to condoms, companies are capitalizing on anti-GMO fervor, with misleading labels.

Brian Barth
November 16, 2018
Is this the fanciest farm in the world? (Probably.)

The Dutchess, in Hudson Valley is a biodynamic farm that doubles as a wellness haven.

Niree Noel
November 12, 2018
What’s Eating America’s Farmers?

Debt, drugs, depression and populist politics: the contours of a new farm crisis take shape

Brian Barth
November 5, 2018
How to Stock Your Pantry for the Apocalypse

If the power goes out — or in case of nuclear holocaust — you’ll still... (more)

Brian Barth
October 30, 2018