The government's first ever national target to reduce food waste will encourage farmers to donate more of their imperfect produce to the hungry.
Bringing monitoring technology to farmer’s fields means the farmer instantly knows how much fertilizer that area needs. They can then avoid applying too much.
Americans love pumpkin-flavored goodies. Since 2011, pumpkin products' sales have jumped 76% -- but the same can't be said for the fruit itself.
A new study found school children are more likely to choose healthy school lunch options if given more time to consume them.
Poultry giant Perdue plans to buy Niman Ranch, marking its latest expansion into the growing “natural foods” market in the U.S.
McDonald's USA announced that in the near future, it will no longer buy eggs from chickens that live in cages.
A new study found that about half of all adult Americans have diabetes or pre-diabetes, a number that has remained stable for several years.
A new study reveals that a tax on sugary drinks implemented in Berkeley, California has increased soda prices much less than expected.
Consumer Reports says about 20 percent of store-bought ground beef from conventionally raised cows in the U.S. contains antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
The Bloomington Hop Jockeys have been meeting since 2004 to promote Homebrewing in Southern Indiana.
As farmers diversify how and where they sell their produce, more and more customers access local food without face-to-face interactions with growers.
After months of negotiations, Monsanto announced on Wednesday that it would not try to purchase competitor Syngenta.
European Union nations have until October 3 to declare if they want to opt out of future genetically modified crops.
After facing community opposition, plans for a massive new food hub in Louisville will no longer include a composting facility to turn food waste into energy.
The farmed fish business is booming, but growing demand puts pressure on wild fisheries as fish farmers need to feed their increasing stock.
Bloomberg News released a study showing crop insurance claims have jumped 48 percent, but analysts remind the season isn't over yet.
Seattle, Tacoma and Everett have put into place a voluntary water reduction call, asking residents to cut water usage by 10 percent.
The number of food banks serving students on college campuses has climbed in recent years as more students seek a road out of poverty.
The decline could hurt farmers, but high yields in other parts of the country mean grocery prices likely won't be impacted.
New research has revealed a correlation between longer life and eating chili peppers.