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Meet the Modern Farmer

The Oyster Shuckers Turned Oyster Farmers

After years of dreaming, the owners of a Georgia restaurant known for its raw bar... (more)

Jennifer Kornegay
June 19, 2022
Meet the Modern Farmer Turning Manure Into Water

Why one Texas dairy farmer is going all in on cow waste.

Emily Baron Cadloff
June 18, 2022
How One Oregon Farmer Implemented Permaculture Techniques to Conserve Water

At Tabula Rasa Farms, Brenda Smola-Foti has purposefully designed rainfall-catching ponds, terraces and water gardens... (more)

Kelsey Ogletree
June 12, 2022
Meet the Farmer Pushing for a Guaranteed Basic Income for Agricultural Workers

As California’s water crisis worsens, farmer and activist Mai Nguyen is calling on the state... (more)

Alexandra Jones
June 7, 2022
How Saving Seeds Is Helping This Modern Farmer Reconnect With Her Roots

In Canada, Indigenous seed steward Tiffany Traverse is focused on rediscovering, cultivating and preserving the... (more)

Bevin Cohen
May 21, 2022
Rescued Ducks Play a Vital Role on This Vegan Farm

At Sho Farm in Vermont, vegan farmers Melissa Hoffman and Shawn Smith work hand in... (more)

Jessica Scott-Reid
May 8, 2022
Meet the Modern Farmer Saving Turkey’s Heirloom Seeds

Mehmet Öztan’s quest to recreate the flavors of his homeland turned into a passion for... (more)

Bevin Cohen
April 23, 2022
Meet the California Farmer Taking a Chance on Domestic Wasabi

With climate change threatening supplies of Japanese wasabi, farmers like David Blume are planting new... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
April 9, 2022
This Former WNBA Athlete Is Giving Urban Farming Her Best Shot

Former basketball player and coach Bridget Pettis found a new purpose after co-founding Project Roots,... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 2, 2022