Modern Farming / Agritech

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Can CBD Help You Quit Smoking?

Can CBD Help You Quit Smoking?

The budding research on cannabidiol, or CBD, attracts a great deal of interest in...

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This Bill Would Preserve Native American Seeds

This Bill Would Preserve Native American Seeds

A bill recently introduced into Congress would help protect Native American seeds...

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Farm Groups Respond (Not Well) to the Trump Administration’s Ethanol Plan

Farm Groups Respond (Not Well) to the Trump Administration’s...

Earlier this summer, the Trump administration extended ethanol waivers that could...

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Turning Pine Cones Into Cocktails

Turning Pine Cones Into Cocktails

When Jon Shaw started to focus on selling his produce to restaurants, he realized...

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How Colombian Corn Farmers Are Using Tech to Boost Yields

How Colombian Corn Farmers Are Using Tech to Boost Yields

As extreme droughts and floods wreak havoc on farmers’ fields around the world,...

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Study Finds People Will Eat More Vegetarian Food if Given the Choice

Study Finds People Will Eat More Vegetarian Food if Given...

Public health and environmental advocates have for decades been attempting to get...

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Irrigation Is Draining Rivers, Lakes and Streams

Irrigation Is Draining Rivers, Lakes and Streams

There are certain parts of the world that would be perfect for agriculture except...

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New Initiative Aims to Mobilize the Restaurant Industry To Fight Climate Change

New Initiative Aims to Mobilize the Restaurant Industry...

Anthony Myint believes that you can use food to fight climate change. The San Francisco...

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Philadelphia Scientists Are Trying to Make Hoagies Healthier

Philadelphia Scientists Are Trying to Make Hoagies Healthier

Philadelphia cuisine is famous for its sandwiches. There’s really only one thing...

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From Commodity Crop To Community Crop

From Commodity Crop To Community Crop

The phenomenon of the Midwestern pizza farm evolved partly out of ritual and partly...

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Phoenix Looks to Snuff Out Food Deserts

Phoenix Looks to Snuff Out Food Deserts

It’s been three years since the City of Phoenix committed to eliminating food deserts...

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Trump Administration to Slap 25 Percent Tariffs on Some Nice European Foods

Trump Administration to Slap 25 Percent Tariffs on Some...

Huge tariffs seem to be the Trump administration’s preferred way to deal with economic...

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Small Organic Dairy Farmers Push to Close  Certification Loophole

Small Organic Dairy Farmers Push to Close Certification...

Ben and Chelsy Mesman began their journey in organic dairy farming more than a decade...

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Extreme ‘Flash Drought’ Hits Farmers in the Southeast

Extreme ‘Flash Drought’ Hits Farmers in the Southeast

While the northern reaches of the continental United States are finally starting...

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Q&A: Matty Matheson

Q&A: Matty Matheson

Matty Matheson is ready for a moment of triumph. The Canadian chef’s new cooking...

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An Asian Parasite Threatens US Livestock

An Asian Parasite Threatens US Livestock

When a longhorned tick was found on a sheep in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, in...