Plants Archives - Page 118 of 145 - Modern Farmer

Plants

Dirty Birds: Does Pastured Poultry Mean More Pathogens?

While it’s still a small market, pastured poultry — a method of raising poultry on... (more)

Andre Gallant
July 24, 2013
Dear Modern Farmer: What In the Name of God Is Happening to...

Dear Modern Farmer, I've started to notice these little spots on the side of my... (more)

Manjula and Orin Martin
July 22, 2013
Pigweed in the Cotton: A ‘Superweed’ Invades Georgia

Stanley Culpepper has spent most of the last decade fighting a monster. In 2004, a... (more)

Andre Gallant
July 18, 2013
5 Public Libraries That Have Gone to Seed (Libraries)

Seed libraries lend seeds similarly to the way public libraries lend books: members take out... (more)

Gloria Dawson
July 17, 2013
Why Lettuce Keeps Making Us Sick

When it comes to beef and poultry, pathogens like salmonella and E. coli O157:H7 can... (more)

Andre Gallant
July 16, 2013
How to Build a Straw Bale Garden

Garden dirt no good? Just don't have dirt, period? Here's how to build a straw... (more)

Nicole Cotroneo Jolly
July 16, 2013
Gaining Ground: Q&A with Forrest Pritchard

We talk to Forrest Pritchard about farming, his book Gaining Ground, and how the agricultural... (more)

Tom Wolf
July 15, 2013
In the Wake of Indonesia’s Fires, Criticism of the Palm Oil Industry...

When we last checked in on the palm oil industry, it was busy planning to... (more)

Rebecca Flint Marx
July 12, 2013
How Does Your Garden Grow? Easily, With a Nourishmat

Two inventors hope they've created a garden so simple a child could grow it.

Rebecca Flint Marx
July 11, 2013