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This Great Tool Can Show You Exactly What’s Grown Anywhere In The...

In these very weird and awful times, when nobody can leave their own property, it... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
Do Farmers Know What Pesticides Are Coating Their Seeds?

Pesticide-coated seeds are one of the most efficient—and thus popular—ways to get that pesticide treatment... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 26, 2020
Surviving COVID-19: How US Farmers Are Coping In Uncertain Times

Kira Jarosz was watching the news unfold in mid-March when she realized she needed to... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
March 23, 2020
We’re Compiling a List of CSAs in All 50 States

If you’re worried about having access to fresh food in the months ahead, become a... (more)

Modern Farmer
March 22, 2020
USDA Is Dealing With a Positive Coronavirus Test at Its Headquarters

In these early-ish days of the COVID-19 pandemic, the government is still working to figure... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 19, 2020
Farmers Brace as State Department Pauses Visa Applications for Mexican Workers

American farmers who depend on seasonal workers are scrambling after the State Department halted new... (more)

Alex Robinson
March 18, 2020
A New Approach to Reforestation in Haiti

MIREBALAIS, Haiti— Things were just starting to turn around for the better in Haiti when... (more)

Frank Giustra
March 11, 2020
Farmers and the Center for Food Safety Sue USDA Over Organic Hydroponics

For years, organic advocates have spoken out against regulations over one big issue: dirt. There... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 11, 2020
Helping Salvadoran Farmers Through Social Enterprise

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador— It’s an almost perverse reality that more than 80 percent of... (more)

Frank Giustra
March 10, 2020
USDA Chief Promises to Get Biofuels Back on Track

The Trump administration’s treatment of biofuels, and the farmers who grow the raw materials for... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 4, 2020
This California Farm Helps The Homeless Get Off The Streets

Michael Laffoon has a vivid memory of the day he decided to piece his life... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
March 2, 2020