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Meal Worms: Apartment Bug Farm Is Big Business

Harman Johar, a recent graduate of the University of Georgia Athens, and just a regula... (more)

Andre Gallant
June 14, 2013
Farmer Mistakes: All the Leaves Are Brown

Something killed the Heizmanns' blueberries.

Jesse Hirsch
June 12, 2013
A Primer for the Modern (Pot) Farmer

With the potential of legal marijuana around the corner, there's no shortage of sites offering... (more)

Rebecca Flint Marx
June 10, 2013
Fluffy Cows and Four Other Boutique Farm Breeds

The fluffy cow. It’s not the name of a Monty Python skit. It’s the latest... (more)

Rebecca Flint Marx
June 7, 2013
Suicide Chicks

The sight of animals in advertisements, gleefully licking their lips or holding a bone aloft... (more)

Reyhan Harmanci
June 6, 2013
How Bees Fight Strawberry Mold and Landmines

From fighting strawberry mold to finding landmines, bees are good for way more than honey.

Rebecca Flint Marx
June 5, 2013
Order Your Chicken Rare: Nearly Lost Breeds Make a Comeback

In 2007, Paul Bradshaw was scouring farming blogs when he noticed something funny: people wanted... (more)

Rebecca Flint Marx
June 5, 2013
Dear Modern Farmer: Did I Dig All Wrong?

Dear Modern Farmer, I feel like a soil criminal. I dug up my beds when... (more)

Manjula and Orin Martin
June 3, 2013