The booming craft beer industry is encouraging more and more upstart Indiana growers to invest long-term in hops.
Earthworms are a source of protein, calcium and much more. But they may not be the top option for feeding a hungry world.
Farmworkers in South Texas marched 200 miles for better wages and working conditions, but the strike failed and workers today are still systematically underpay.
80 percent of American adults don't eat enough fruits, veggies and whole grains. Yet a Truven Health Analytics poll suggests we eat with blinders on.
Sales of food labeled "non-GMO" are booming, and it's starting to annoy organic food companies.
The fast-food chain's suppliers are still allowed to use certain types of antibiotics that aren't used to treat people.
It's fair season in Indiana. This means lots of 4-H activities happening around the state -- but they might not be the ones you're picturing.
The spike in demand for small-batch beers has infused new life into small, family owned hop farms that were teetering on the edge of bankruptcy.
Nutrient runoff isn’t a concern in Indiana because nutrients move away with water. When they settle in Lake Erie, for instance, is when they become a problem.
A new type of genetically engineered crop is tempting farmers to use a weedkiller illegally. The illicit chemical use has damaged nearby crops.
When it comes to produce, the answer is yes, experts tell us. But the reasons are complicated and sometimes mysterious.
Many farm workers call blueberries their favorite crop to pick, but it's a short season, and workers and their families have to keep moving.
In a weeklong festival, refugee chefs teamed up with their French counterparts to serve up feasts that fuse their culinary traditions.
Americans buy twice as many packages of bagged salad greens as heads of lettuce these days. Is the bagged stuff just as good?
Bartholomew County's new ordinance says farms with more than 600 pigs must be 500 feet from homes. The county's smallest CAFOs contain twice that many hogs.
With commuting, and other lifestyle changes, a growing number of low-income children now live outside the neighborhoods that qualify for federal assistance.
Changes in how we farm means taller corn by Independence Day.
A public health campaign to sell Africans on the virtues of orange-fleshed sweet potatoes — bred for higher Vitamin A levels — has helped combat malnutrition.
Start with a simple pancake recipe, then get creative. That’s when you have the chance to wow people.
One of the largest poultry companies in the country says it will change its slaughter methods and some of its poultry houses. Animal welfare groups cheer.