The country’s third-largest poultry producer has launched an ad campaign to defend its use of antibiotics and slam competitors for using “misleading” labels.
It's fair season in Indiana. This means lots of 4-H activities happening around the state -- but they might not be the ones you're picturing.
The three states with the highest level of food insecurity are Mississippi, Arkansas and Alabama - and all three states have a high grocery tax in place.
The tradition of sons returning home to take over the farm remains a strong one. Gradually, though, women are starting to notice some changes.
The spike in demand for small-batch beers has infused new life into small, family owned hop farms that were teetering on the edge of bankruptcy.
Nutrient runoff isn’t a concern in Indiana because nutrients move away with water. When they settle in Lake Erie, for instance, is when they become a problem.
A new type of genetically engineered crop is tempting farmers to use a weedkiller illegally. The illicit chemical use has damaged nearby crops.
Rural towns like Brookfield, Missouri are trying to sell businesses on their assets, including a ready workforce, central location and affordable land.
General Mills has recalled an additional 15 million pounds of flour after investigators found a second strain of E. coli in samples.
A new startup is making an edible product out of fruit pulp from coffee plants that farmers usually dump.
Many farm workers call blueberries their favorite crop to pick, but it's a short season, and workers and their families have to keep moving.
Despite a "sweetened" deal totaling $64 billion, the agrochemical giant rejected the new "incomplete and financially inadequate" Bayer offer.
In a weeklong festival, refugee chefs teamed up with their French counterparts to serve up feasts that fuse their culinary traditions.
A new study supports planting perennial grasses on current cropland as a way to reduce nutrient loss from farm fields.
Many food companies began labeling food that has genetically-modified ingredients in anticipation of a Vermont law that kicked in July 1.
A new UN report says 31.4 percent of worldwide fish stocks were caught at unsustainable levels in 2013.
Americans buy twice as many packages of bagged salad greens as heads of lettuce these days. Is the bagged stuff just as good?
Some say Senate Bill 764 is a step in the right direction for GMO-label advocates, but others say the bill isn’t enough.
The last time government agencies updated biotech regulations was 1992. Today a wave of new discoveries is breaking out of the old regulatory framework.
Bartholomew County's new ordinance says farms with more than 600 pigs must be 500 feet from homes. The county's smallest CAFOs contain twice that many hogs.