Food from small farms not only tastes good, it helps boost the economy.
Three farmers use what they've got to water their garden, rebuild their soil, and transform a wilderness plot into a homestead.
Why does using organic methods to grow food matter? Why is organic more expensive? Is the food better? Join the discussion on these and more organic issues.
This Indiana company offers locally produced seeds to folks who want to make every aspect of their garden organic, earth-friendly, and local.
House Republicans have begun to pass a budget that includes serious cuts to some food-related organizations.
A group of organic farmers are suing Monsanto to contest their patent on genetically modified seeds.
One of America's largest meat producing states could make it illegal to take pictures, videos, and unapproved recordings on farms.
Another listener request show! We’re making candied pumpkin seeds and a delicious spaghetti squash dinner.
In the final part of a three-part conversation, Wendell Berry talks about what communities need to do to be sustainable and he explains why he is hopeful.
In part two of a three-part conversation, Wendell Berry talks about land economy vs. the money system and how to translate local focus into global awareness.
The Gates Foundation hopes to address hunger in developing nations by financing agricultural research. But beware - Monsanto is involved.
For the first time ever, guidelines focus on the growing obesity epidemic, telling Americans to eat less, and emphasizing a plant-based diet.
In 2009, 29 million pounds of antibiotics were used to raise animals for human consumption.
The Food & Water Watch came out with a map of factory farms across the country this week. This is not something you learn at the grocery store.
The Japanese technique of apple growing is the perfect combination of science and art.
A new federal district court decision has overturned a 5-year USDA approval of genetically modified sugar beets.
An unprecedented number of genetically engineered canola crops have successfully escaped into the wild.
A federal appeals court in Washington, D.C. overturned a previous ruling, clearing the way for farmers to challenge a law concerning almond pasteurization.
The largest repository for European fruits and berries in the world is scheduled to be demolished to make way for a housing development.
Scientists have found that certain crops easily absorb pharmaceuticals and personal care products, or PPCPs.