A new report from Johns Hopkins University says a lack of rights for undocumented farm workers threatens public health and the food system.
The U.K. and Canada released reports last month detailing efforts to reduce sugar consumption in their respective countries, with two different approaches.
Memphis Meats makes nuggets and tenders using self-reproducing cells, taken from live animals and grown in laboratory-based bioreactor tanks.
Police in Brazil raided two major meat companies after allegations that workers had bribed officials to overlook rotten and tainted meat.
A 2013 review of studies found the average cost of a one-month nursing home stay is the same as providing home-delivered meals five days a week for seven years.
Trump’s nominee for agriculture secretary, former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue, has pledged to sever business ties amid ongoing delays in his confirmation.
You can identify a white pine tree by its clusters of five needles per bunch.
A much-anticipated portable device for detecting gluten in food has hit the market.
China has confirmed 460 cases of the H7N9 bird flu virus since last October, the most of any season since the first human case was reported in 2013.
The tax, implemented on Jan. 1, is aimed at curbing soda consumption while generating revenue for city infrastructure and education projects.
Feed The Truth enlists food activists, scholars and scientists to fight misguiding labels, and biased or industry-funded science.
Dairy industry groups want to allow states to sponsor their own visas for foreign workers.
The Pacific island nation of Vanuatu is planning a partial ban on imported high-energy junk foods that spur obesity.
The safety of chlorpyrifos has been in question for almost three decades. The next step is an outright ban by the EPA, though it's unclear if that will happen.
Dan Williamson revisits his days as a professional chef with Stuffed Mushrooms With Tomato Coulis and Zucchini Hash.
A chicken ranch in southern California is facing animal cruelty charges that could test a new law banning extreme confinement.
President Donald Trump’s suspension of refugee arrivals could cut into a key labor source for meatpacking firms that depend on foreign-born workers.
A coalition of food, farm and labor organizations wants the US Senate to block President Trump’s fast-food CEO choice for Secretary of Labor.
California will be the first state to label the controversial chemical glyphosate, declared safe by the EPA, and "probably carcinogenic to humans" by the IARC.
Requiring Mexican growers to pay more for exporting their goods to the U.S. will only lead to higher prices for American consumers.