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Want to Raise Crop Yields by 2.5 Billion Tons? Give Land a...

A new report offers staggering numbers on how to fix land degradation.

John Upton
September 24, 2013
20 Grand Old Goat Photos

If we’ve learned anything from Goat Week here at Modern Farmer, it’s that goats are... (more)

Francis Dougherty
September 20, 2013
Want to Keep Your Goat Warm? Try a Goat Coat

Goat coats aren't just a fun rhyme. Some goats need help retaining body heat during... (more)

Jake Swearingen
September 20, 2013
Meet the Goat Who Wasn’t a Goat

“He was clumsy, working his way down the cliff trying to catch up with the... (more)

Andy Wright
September 19, 2013
Goat Manure Spontaneous Combustion: It’s A Thing

On the curious incident that stunk up a Vermont town.

Reyhan Harmanci
September 19, 2013
Why Goats Feasting on Rat Urine Makes Sense

A scientist studying goats noticed something odd: goats that ate rat urine were actually healthier... (more)

Peter Andrey Smith
September 19, 2013
Goat Crime: The Cutest Kind of Crime

Goats can be bad guys, too.

Andrew Amelinckx
September 18, 2013
Exterminating the Goats of Galapagos

Everyone knows of goats’ mythical appetites — that’s why they’re killer for clearing brush and... (more)

Jesse Hirsch
September 18, 2013
No, Goats Do Not Eat Tin Cans

There's an idea about goats that is firmly entrenched in the popular imagination: Goats will... (more)

Andy Wright
September 18, 2013