While 45% of the FDA's employees have been temporarily laid off, 87% of the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service personnel have been retained.
A new study has found that a majority of the top 100 athletes' food and beverage endorsements were for unhealthy products.
There is currently no national standard for date-stamps on food. As a result, a new study says consumers are throwing away lots of perfectly edible food.
The House narrowly passed a bill Thursday that, if turned into law, would cut $39 billion from SNAP benefits over ten years.
Food waste accounts for 3.3 billion tons of greenhouse gasses a year. Meanwhile 870 million people go hungry every day.
First Lady Michelle Obama has launched a new campaign encouraging water consumption -- but why?
Over two years after the nuclear meltdown at Fukushima, the Japanese fish trade is still feeling the repercussions .
A nearly year-old movement to increase wages in the fast food industry spread to 50 cities with yesterday's strike.
As the popularity of organic eating continues to rise, the cost of organic food is falling.
The source of the cyclospora outbreak in Iowa and Nebraska has been determined, but 14 other states await answers.
The meat was recalled after testing positive for E. coli.
New York City's ban on sugary beverages was struck down in appeals court Tuesday.
In a new era of fast food marketing, the Colonel is not invited to KFC's hipper and healthier-looking stores.
23 children have died and more sickened after consuming tainted school lunch in the Indian state of Bihar.
The farm bill moved to conference Thursday evening with hopes that nutritional assistance would make its way into the final product.
Running out of Twinkies after the post-bankruptcy run? No fear -- Twinkies will return to store shelves July 15.
The USDA has mandated that Country of Origin Labeling rules will go into effect. Eight meat industry groups are suing to fight the new requirements.
Time is ticking for the farm bill. Current legislation expires September 30, and Majority Leader Harry Reid has warned it will not be extended again.
Senators have called on the children's programming giant to quit advertising junk food to children. Nickelodeon has not relented.
Healthier changes are finally coming to school snacks -- the first major overhaul in 30 years.