USDA has had success cutting the proportion of whole chickens found with salmonella. Now it’s focusing on cut-up chicken parts and ground chicken and turkey.
A U.S. food company has rejected the decision of a Chinese court saying the company broke food safety laws.
The FDA has blocked the import of genetically modified salmon until the agency publishes final label guidelines.
Circle C Market serves the village of Cody, Nebraska. During the school day, local students perform tasks at the store as part of their classwork.
Over a year ago, Hellmann's took issue with the term "mayo" for an egg-free spread. Now, they've decided to make their own.
Researchers have developed a new breed of pig that is resistant to an incurable disease that plagues hogs barns, Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome.
For unemployed adults in 22 states, they have two months to find a job or lose their food assistance.
Lawmakers in Maine want to remove a provision in the state's GMO label law that makes it dependent on passage of similar laws in other states.
Almost a year after the first two genetically modified varieties of non-browning apples were approved for market, a new Fuji variety could join them.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture actually pays farmers to convert highly erodible land back to native vegetation with the Conservation Reserve Program.
While many presidential campaigns have published platforms that touch on food and agriculture issues, they’re not often among talking points on the stump.
You don’t often see orange trees in Nebraska, but Russ Finch says growing citrus was a way of showing that his geothermal greenhouse could work.
Although this outbreak is so far relatively small, it is a concern because of last year’s devastating avian flu outbreak in the upper Midwest.
A new study indicates that global fishing operations have depleted stocks by much more than officially reported.
The deal OK'd by a key Senate panel preserves stricter school nutrition standards enacted since 2010, but it gives schools more leeway in implementing them.
The Indiana Department of Homeland Security is partnering with the USDA to address the ongoing outbreak of avian flu in Dubois County.
Our modern food system gobbles up around 10-15 percent of our total energy pie. Much of it goes to the approximate 30,000 food processing plants in the U.S.
The inflated dollar makes it difficult to trade U.S. goods on the world market and farmers are responding.
It could take some time to contain what state health officials are describing as one of the worst avian flu outbreaks to hit Indiana.
Food production consumes about a fifth of the U.S. energy supply. Some farmers are trying to cut back on the coal and gas used to grow our food.