With the prospect of the deal being re-worked or scrapped, some farmers are wondering why the President wants to mess with what they perceive as a good thing.
The plan is to help farmers adopt practices that reduce the amount of nitrates getting into the groundwater and implementing more efficient irrigation methods.
Coffee grounds might already be making your garden incredible, soon they might be cleaning your ground water.
The Senate has a busy calendar both before and after its scheduled April 10-21 recess. When Perdue will get a vote before the full Senate remains to be seen.
A new report highlights victims of human trafficking in the food industry, from farm workers to restaurant cooks and wait staff.
Just five years ago, there were only about 2,000 U.S. craft brewers. More than 800 opened for business in 2016 — and they're finding a changing market.
New EPA administrator Scott Pruitt has decided not to ban chlorpyrifos, a pesticide widely used on produce.
Groups that help low-income families get food aid report a big drop in the number of immigrants seeking help.
Fighting sex trafficking is a challenge throughout Nebraska. A recent report described the services landscape for trafficking victims in Nebraska as “bleak.”
Most of the world's tea comes from China, India and Sri Lanka, but dozens of farms have sprouted across the U.S. producing small-batch tea sold at a premium.
Rural voters overwhelmingly chose President Donald Trump, but when it comes to trade, rural voters are not necessarily in sync with the administration.
When a brewery made a beer made from recycled water, at least one headline asked, "Would You Drink It?"
When infants and young kids grow up in homes without enough to eat, they're more likely to perform poorly in kindergarten, a study shows.
It started on March 17 with raids on two meatpacking plants in Brazil. The country’s biggest beef companies stood accused of egregious food safety violations.
The service delivers meals to homebound seniors and people with disabilities and could be facing big cuts in the Trump budget.
Advocates of grass-grazing cattle say it's better for the environment and the animals. But there's another upside: Grass-fed meat and dairy fetch a premium.
New FDA rules limit how farmers can give antibiotics to animals raised for meat. But a report says FDA doesn't collect data to know if that policy is working.
Sonny Perdue was the last cabinet secretary Trump nominated, back on Jan. 19.
Whole Foods this month became the latest retailer to adopt a policy to ensure the canned tuna it sells is caught with methods that don't decimate fish stocks.
The USDA’s head veterinarian stresses that it's impossible to predict how far a particular bird flu strain may travel or mutate.