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HOTY2017
HOTY2017

This Entrepreneur Is Growing Organic Leather Without the Cows

Andras Forgacs co-founded Modern Meadow to revolutionize the materials we wear everyday.
Louise Matsakis
12.6.17
hurricane harvey
hurricane harvey

Islands of Starving Cows Discovered After Hurricane Harvey

Though cows can swim better than you might think, they can’t tread water forever.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.5.17
FOOD
FOOD

The UN Needs to Tell Everyone to Eat Less Meat

Climate change and antibiotic resistance are two hot topics, but we’re overlooking a simple solution.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.21.16
FOOD
FOOD

This Startup Is Making Cow-Free Cow’s Milk Because Vegan Ice Cream Sucks

Perfect Day Foods uses 3D-printed milk DNA to brew real cow’s milk, without the cow.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.16.16
FOOD
FOOD

Farmers Use Slack and Share Memes At Work, Too

Some things are the same whether you work in an office in Brooklyn or a dairy farm in Pennsylvania.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.5.16
Canada
Canada

Canada Might Finally Reopen Its Prison Farms

Inmates would milk cows and bale hay while doing time.
Kate Lunau
7.13.16
Technology
Technology

How Texting Helps Maasai Farmers Avoid Lion Attacks in Rural Tanzania

Cellphones are still relatively new in some parts of Tanzania, but have drastically impacted the way farmers work.
Kaleigh Rogers
3.30.16
News
News

Dairy Farm Accused of Beating Cows Finally Faces Charges After Two Years

One of the largest dairy farms in Canada is now facing 20 counts of animal cruelty.
Kaleigh Rogers
3.2.16
You'll Sleep When You're Dead
You'll Sleep When You're Dead

What Is Night Milk?

Why milk taken from cows at night might be the answer to better shut-eye.
Daniel Oberhaus
1.22.16
News
News

From Droughts to Disease, 2015 Highlighted Our Food System's Shortcomings

A look at the big moments in food production this year reveals how far we’ve come, and how very far we have left to go.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.29.15
News
News

Why Jon Stewart’s Family Decided to Open an Animal Sanctuary

The Stewarts will be opening a farm sanctuary location at their New Jersey farm late next year, and there's a lot of work to be done to prepare.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.23.15
HEALTH
HEALTH

Why Is It Still Legal to Use Human Antibiotics on Farm Animals?

There has been a bill to make it illegal since 1999, but congress won't touch it.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.25.15