Plants Archives - Modern Farmer

Plants

How to Know When It’s Time to Harvest

If you’re one of the many people who decided to start a garden in the... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
Year One: Start Small

When it comes to farming, it’s important to start small. There is a lot to... (more)

Alex Robinson
July 5, 2020
Scientists Have Discovered How to Control Plants With Colored Lighting

The multi-hued assortment of lights illuminating nightclubs, injecting life into jumbotrons and topping off Christmas... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
July 2, 2020
Year One

Before the pandemic hit, Modern Farmer spoke to farmers who had completed their first year... (more)

Alex Robinson
June 29, 2020
Bayer to Pay Over $10 Billion to Settle Roundup Cancer Cases

Bayer announced today a settlement to cover tens of thousands of individual cases accusing the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
June 24, 2020
Judge Bars California from Requiring Cancer Label on Bayer’s Roundup

A federal judge has ruled that Bayer won’t have to put a cancer warning on... (more)

Alex Robinson
June 23, 2020
Court Denies Immediate Halt to Dicamba Use

A panel of Ninth Circuit judges have denied a request to end the sale and... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
June 23, 2020
Could Bubbles be the Future of Pollination?

Who needs bees when you have bubbles?  Scientists have worked to identify alternative pollinators for... (more)

Alex Robinson
June 20, 2020
EPA Says Farmers Can Still Use Dicamba Bought Before Court Order

The EPA says farmers can still use dicamba on their crops if they bought the... (more)

Alex Robinson
June 9, 2020
Appeals Court Overturns EPA, Bans Dicamba

In a major rebuke, an appeals court has overturned the EPA’s approval of the herbicide... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
June 4, 2020
Got Extra Veggies? These Organizations Want to Connect You to a Food...

Gary Oppenheimer remembers the moment his garden’s harvest gained a whole new meaning.  It was... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
May 31, 2020