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This Farmer is Making Some of the Most Coveted Wines in America

Deirdre Heekin is the brains and palate behind La Garagista Farm + Winery in Vermont.

Julia Clancy
This Self-Taught Farmer Wants to Spread Regenerative Agriculture Across Industries

Christine DeJesus has forged her own path through farming.

Theresa Bennett
June 11, 2019
This Sydney Restaurateur Couldn’t Find the Thai Ingredients She Needed, So She...

Boon Luck Farm grows dozens of different vegetables and 30 types of citrus.

Aarti Betigeri
June 3, 2019
How Seed Saving Is Repairing a Painful Past for Native Americans

Reclaiming food traditions, a big part of it.

Liz Susman Karp
May 20, 2019
Q&A: Michael Foley, A Modern Advocate for Traditional Farming

Foley believes old-school farming can save our bacon, our kale and even our communities. His... (more)

Joan Bailey
May 13, 2019
This Educator Teaches Pint-Sized Future Farmers to Love the Land

At the nonprofit farm Land’s Sake, the focus is balanced between crops and community involvement.

Samantha Bratkon
May 2, 2019
This Organic Mill is Helping Transform a Regional Economy

In Ohio, Shagbark Seed & Mill is trying to make local, organic grains the rule... (more)

Madeleine Thomas
April 18, 2019
Q&A: Leidy Casimiro Rodriguez, Cuba’s Agroecology Queen

Her country learned the value of food sovereignty the hard way. Now she wants to... (more)

Brian Barth
April 15, 2019
Modern Farmer photographer shortlisted for prestigious Pink Lady Food Photography Awards!

Photographer Monica R. Goya is nominated in two categories: Bring Home the Harvest, and Food... (more)

Mónica R. Goya
April 10, 2019
Could Caged Oysters Be the Future of the Industry?

Shelley Farms raises its floating oysters off the coast of Louisiana.

Michael Patrick Welch
March 28, 2019
This Billboard Indie Folk Musician is Also Farm Folk

Gregory Alan Isakov’s two passions nurture each other.

Amanda McCracken
March 18, 2019