Technology Archives - Page 20 of 26 - Modern Farmer


How to Set Up a Home Generator

With wild weather on the rise, home generators are no longer just a convenience, but... (more)

Andrew Jenner
January 14, 2014
How a Robot Can Sort 2 Tons of Grapes in 12 Minutes

A ten-foot-long, Willy Wonka-esque contraption called an optical grape sorter allows one Napa Valley winery... (more)

Chris Colin
January 13, 2014
Farmer Worried About Climate Change? Cornell Wants to Help

Maybe all it takes to get climate scientists and farmers to collaborate on climate change... (more)

Sam Brasch
January 9, 2014
Building a Better Tomato Through the Sense of Smell

How a molecular biologist and horticulturist at the University of Florida is attempting to make... (more)

Lina Zeldovich
January 9, 2014
The Post-GMO Economy

One mainstream farmer is returning to conventional seed - and he's not alone

Elizabeth Royte
December 6, 2013
Using Sound to Keep Crops Safe

How farmers use fake bird calls and propane cannons to keep their crops safe.

Chris Malloy
November 7, 2013
The Online Farm-To-Table Hub

Lucky for marketing-shy farmers, in recent years a new tool has cropped up to make... (more)

Hannah Wallace
November 6, 2013
Making It Rain: A Timeline of Weather Control

Human cultures have long asked the skies for rain, but we've gotten scientific about it... (more)

Sam Brasch
October 30, 2013
Using Drones in the Fight Against Apple Scab

Researchers at the University of New Hampshire are working on a new tool to combat... (more)

Rachel Rohr
October 28, 2013