Farmers feel the pressure of feeding a growing global population and protecting the soil necessary to do that—all while operating a viable business.
A wave of protests and walkouts is hitting fast food restaurants across the country this week.
The meat was recalled after testing positive for E. coli.
New York City's ban on sugary beverages was struck down in appeals court Tuesday.
Despite increasing alarm over the spread of antibiotic-resistant “superbugs,” a push to shut down one possible breeding ground seems stuck in Congress – again.
Most CSA operations are small, serving dozens of customers. Others serve hundreds.
In a new era of fast food marketing, the Colonel is not invited to KFC's hipper and healthier-looking stores.
Big Sugar spent big bucks over the last three months to make sure their sweet subsidy deal stayed in the farm bill.
23 children have died and more sickened after consuming tainted school lunch in the Indian state of Bihar.
The cooperative business model, long a staple of Midwestern agricultural communities, is being adapted to serve a broader range of rural needs.
The farm bill moved to conference Thursday evening with hopes that nutritional assistance would make its way into the final product.
Adam Hintz is an avid forager, or someone who harvests uncultivated food – like acorns that fall along the bike path or dandelions growing in the backyard.
Running out of Twinkies after the post-bankruptcy run? No fear -- Twinkies will return to store shelves July 15.
A pig virus previously found only in Asia and Europe has moved to the United States, killing pigs in 15 states, including Indiana.
The USDA has mandated that Country of Origin Labeling rules will go into effect. Eight meat industry groups are suing to fight the new requirements.
A whistleblower group says USDA officials are retaliating against meat inspectors who report inhumane treatment of animals at slaughterhouses.
Time is ticking for the farm bill. Current legislation expires September 30, and Majority Leader Harry Reid has warned it will not be extended again.
It’s been a tough year for winter wheat farmers. Battling dry times in an often dry region has many farmers fearing a historically low harvest.
To avoid a looming hunger crisis, experts say it's critical to boost the viability of food we already have by improving access and distribution.
Senators have called on the children's programming giant to quit advertising junk food to children. Nickelodeon has not relented.