Meet Modern Farmer’s Guest Instagrammer: Transition Farm

Meet Modern Farmer’s Guest Instagrammer: Transition Farm

Modern Farmer: Tell us a little about your farm. Peter Carlyon: We are in the South Eastern part of Australia. We have seven acres right on the coast. We came to this property about six years ago with the intention of running a CSA. There really aren’t many CSAs in Australia, it is not a…

 Dish & Hand Castile SoapAn all-purpose soap made with aloe vera, coconut and cardamom. Haven.

Dish & Hand Castile Soap

An all-purpose soap made with aloe vera, coconut and cardamom. Haven.

Meet the Modern Farmers: Koa LeeBorn a nomadic farmer in Laos, Koa Lee now grows flowers and vegetables on a 2-acre farm in Washington.

Meet the Modern Farmers: Koa Lee

Born a nomadic farmer in Laos, Koa Lee now grows flowers and vegetables on a 2-acre farm in Washington.

10 Vintage Photos of Farmers Baling HayingIn the heat of haying season, we sifted through the Library of Congress archives to bring you photos of farmers growing, baling, raking and transporting hay.

10 Vintage Photos of Farmers Baling Haying

In the heat of haying season, we sifted through the Library of Congress archives to bring you photos of farmers growing, baling, raking and transporting hay.

Steel Contractor WheelbarrowPatented leg stabilizers mean less spills and cleanups. Jackson.

Steel Contractor Wheelbarrow

Patented leg stabilizers mean less spills and cleanups. Jackson.

Are Sheep Better Lawn Mowers Than Goats? Solar farms in Texas are turning to a fluffier, friendlier lawn care specialist.

Are Sheep Better Lawn Mowers Than Goats?

Solar farms in Texas are turning to a fluffier, friendlier lawn care specialist.

Tags: Goats Sheep

Dear Modern Farmer: It Is Legal to Sell My Extra Raw Milk?Dear Modern Farmer: Our dairy cow produces more raw milk than we can drink. Is it legal to sell it?

Dear Modern Farmer: It Is Legal to Sell My Extra Raw Milk?

Dear Modern Farmer: Our dairy cow produces more raw milk than we can drink. Is it legal to sell it?

Ration Your Green Juice: The Great Kale Shortage Is Upon UsWith the world’s kale seed supply running dangerously low, how will we ever finish our juice cleanse?

Ration Your Green Juice: The Great Kale Shortage Is Upon Us

With the world’s kale seed supply running dangerously low, how will we ever finish our juice cleanse?

Tags: Farming Food kale

Why the FDA’s Spent Grain Policy Nearly Raised the Cost of Your BeerThe FDA says cows can keep their tasty grains, for now.

Why the FDA’s Spent Grain Policy Nearly Raised the Cost of Your Beer

The FDA says cows can keep their tasty grains, for now.

Feeding 9 Billion People: A Q&A with Paul McMahonWe talk to Paul McMahon about his refreshingly non-dogmatic look at the global food system — and how it must change if the world hopes to feed nine billion people.

Feeding 9 Billion People: A Q&A with Paul McMahon

We talk to Paul McMahon about his refreshingly non-dogmatic look at the global food system — and how it must change if the world hopes to feed nine billion people.