MTMF Archives - Modern Farmer

Meet the Modern Farmer

Native American Farm Working to Keep Community Fed During Pandemic

In defiance of COVID-19’s crippling climate of uncertainty, Neely Snyder has stayed grounded by working... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
Meet the Modern Brewer: Throwback Brewery

It’s no secret that brewing beer and farming are industries dominated by men.  In the... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 30, 2020
How Five Friends Are Saving Their Tulip Farm From COVID-19

In Skagit Valley, Washington, the sight of sprouting tulips means far more than a sign... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 26, 2020
These Lucky Farmers Tend a Garden on an Isolated Georgia Island

The coast of the southeastern United States is known for its narrow band of barrier... (more)

Brian Barth
April 13, 2020
Meet the Modern Farmer on the Frontlines of the Pandemic

In the age of a global pandemic, Annette Thurmon considers herself lucky to live on... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 11, 2020
Urban Farm Looks to Tackle Food Insecurity in Dallas Neighborhood

Fresh food has not always been accessible in the south Dallas neighborhood of Bonton. It... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
March 16, 2020
How a Blind Woman Adopted a Life in Farming

There are certain sensory moments that have shaped Rebecca Blaevoet’s understanding of farm work that... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
March 1, 2020
A Farm Grows in South Bend

Even as South Bend, Indiana has seen modest population growth in recent years, vacant lots... (more)

Evan Cobb
February 16, 2020
Could Water Buffalo Milk be Texas’s New White Gold?

In Fredericksburg, Texas, locals know Phil Giglio as the “water buffalo guy.” A year and... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
January 8, 2020
This Farmer Wants to Return Our Bodies to the Land

Suzanne Kelly digs in when it comes to dirt. She reflects on the insects and... (more)

Lynn Freehill-Maye
January 5, 2020
Meet the Modern Farmer: Sarah Hoffmann

Sarah Hoffmann always knew she would return to life on a farm. After practicing as... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
December 25, 2019