Food & Lifestyle Archives - Modern Farmer
What Top Chefs Are Making in Self-Isolation

The COVID-19 pandemic has paused a number of life’s simple pleasures: being with friends and... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 3, 2020
What a Food Microbiologist Wants You to Know About COVID-19

Food microbiologist Donald Schaffner hasn’t been shy about trying to debunk some of the myths... (more)

Alex Robinson
April 1, 2020
California Chef Turns Waste into Gold for Small Farmers

Early summer in coastal Santa Cruz, California is better known for “June gloom” than scorching... (more)

Elizabeth Limbach
March 29, 2020
How Peanuts Can Alleviate Poverty

CORPORANT, Haiti— It’s a sad fact that in many poor communities around the world, going... (more)

Frank Giustra
March 14, 2020
Born to be Wild: Q&A with Master Forager Pascal Baudar

Pascal Baudar is no stranger to the wilderness. The Los Angeles-based forager has paved a... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
March 12, 2020
We Now Know What Makes Durian So Stinky

If you’ve ever been to Southeast Asia, you’re likely familiar with the smell of durians.... (more)

Alex Robinson
March 5, 2020
How to Make the Best Lasagna in the World

My mother made the best lasagna in the world. I know every Italian son probably... (more)

Frank Giustra
March 3, 2020
COOK THIS: Rustic Joyful Food: Generations by Danielle Kartes

There’s something to be said for recognizing the importance of a simple, home-cooked meal. It... (more)

Wendy Underwood
February 29, 2020
Machine Learning: the Future of Farming

On a recent rainy Tuesday afternoon, I made my way from Manhattan to Brooklyn to... (more)

Frank Giustra
February 28, 2020