Concern about antibiotic resistance has prompted the pledges of more than 300 U.S. hospitals to stop serving meat raised with antibiotics.
A goat farm in Colorado is cleared to resume distribution of raw milk after last month's string of E. coli and campylobacter outbreaks.
Some die-hard Kombucha fans are finding empty store shelves where their favorite fermented tea should be.
First Lady Michelle Obama hosted her first live web chat on Tuesday to answer questions about her Let's Move campaign.
Infierno infermo! First, salsa beats out ketchup for the American palette, now it's taking over our bellies.
As the U.K. ushers in a new administration after its elections last month, so, too, is it welcoming new standards for nutrition and food safety regulation.
On Thursday, the House Committee on Education and Labor held a full committee hearing to discuss the "Improving Nutrition for America’s Children Act."
The National Research Council published a report this week entitled 'Toward Sustainable Agricultural Systems in the 21st Century'
The Natural Resources Defense Council has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. FDA for failing to respond to the group's petition to ban BPA.
If you want to keep your "home, sweet home" sweet and close to home, here are some simple ideas to get away from using cane sugar.
Not all of the earth’s deserts are sandy, arid landscapes - there are also food deserts in cities where residents have difficulty accessing fresh, healthy food.
The Food and Drug Administration has drafted a proposal to limit the use of antibiotics in livestock as part of an effort to reduce pathogens' resistance.
The rejection of a candidate for an Iowa State University position has come under scrutiny by critics who imply it bends to pressure from big agriculture.
Do your Honey Smacks smack of some strange flavor? Several Kellogg products have been tainted with a waxy chemical.
Celebrity chefs taking on the challenges of school lunch is becoming a bona fide trend!
A consumer advocacy group is threatening to sue McDonald's for marketing unhealthy food to children.
A new report reassessed how agricultural resources are used around the world and found that animals - not humans - consume more than half of the world's crops.
Scientists from Columbia University are experimenting with more practical ways to make Manhattan roofs green. Really green. As in covered in vegetation!
Scientists and pesticide regulators are at odds over California's recent approval of a toxic pesticide for strawberries.
The USDA found that the Organic Crop Improvement Association was using employees of the Chinese government to inspect Chinese state-run farms.