Time is almost up for consumers to tell the FDA what "natural" food means. It's an ancient philosophical question with no easy answers.
The EPA says it was not ready to post a report that appeared on its website last week declaring weedkiller glyphosate unlikely to cause cancer in humans.
Good for your taste buds, bad for the economy: U.S. has its largest cheese surplus in over 30 years.
The lifting of the quarantine means Dubois County has been avian-flu free for 90 days.
We have tips and tricks for finding morel mushrooms, but don't delay. The season is almost over!
The School Nutrition Association wants more flexibility in the nutrition rules to keep more kids buying lunch. It appears lawmakers are listening.
Federal programs that collect money from farmers to promote pork, beef and eggs are under attack. They now want to exempt their documents from FOIA.
Egg prices spiked in the wake of avian flu, but the USDA now expects retail egg prices to fall 9 to 10 percent this year compared to the average 2015 price.
The FDA study is part of a larger government effort to reduce the persistently high rates of the food-borne illness in chicken and turkey.
The company's quarterly profits are down nearly 30 percent, despite efforts to win back consumers with free burritos.
Due to the long shelf life of frozen foods, officials are encouraging consumers to check their frozen products.
A new study finds 33 percent of American children are overweight. But researchers hope the findings don't overshadow the success stories out there.
When a big food company builds a factory, it doesn’t just bring in new industry. Farmers change what they grow, expand their herds and buy new land.
CRISPR technology deletes segments of an organism’s own genome to engineer the expression of a particular trait.
As farmers put seeds in the ground -- and their confidence in another season -- they know they get just one shot at making their business profitable this year.
A USDA study - partially funded by the honey industry - found no significant health differences between consuming honey, corn syrup or refined sugar.
Foragers are now scouring the hills in California in search of black morels — prized mushrooms which grow in land ravaged by forest fires.
The European Commission has put a moratorium on the use of two weed killers that disrupt human hormones.
A genetically modified mushroom could soon hit grocery store shelves, without governmental regulation or oversight.
What are GMO labels, and what do they tell you? Here are three things you should know, from the reporters at Harvest Public Media.