Walmart's announcement last week that it would sell organics at prices comparable to conventional foods has been met with skepticism.
Researchers for Wal-Mart found that 91 percent of their customers would buy organic foods for the right price.
Food stamp use at military groceries has risen for the sixth straight year.
Shopping as a way of connecting with your town. Lawmakers reached a compromise on the farm bill. Uplands Peak rescues farm animals. Broccoli soup for dinner.
Lawmakers decided to reconvene in January to hammer out a deal on a new five-year farm bill.
Doubling dairy prices loom as Congress makes its way back into session to focus on a myriad of issues, including the farm bill.
Corn farmers have been riding high prices for the last few years. But an expected bumper crop has prices falling this harvest season.
The act, which was inserted into the stopgap budget bill, tells the USDA it can go against court rulings to allow GMO cultivation. But is this a new power?
As of Saturday morning, no resolution had been reached on a new federal Farm Bill. Time is running out.
Following in the footsteps of Wal-Mart employees who struck on Black Friday, fast food workers in New York City staged a walkout early Thursday morning.
Food costs more than it did this time last year, and the effects are hitting the consumer.
As demand for food stamps rise, educating those in need and those accepting SNAP benefits becomes crucial.
The U.N.'s Food and Agriculture Organization looked at 55 food groups to determine the prices for the month of November.
The demise of a Farm Bill drafted in secrecy means the next version will go through standard Congressional channels, which has mixed implications for farmers.
The hallmark of the PB & J isn't just jumping in price -- rising peanut butter prices could mean a shortage at food banks.
The Occupy Wall Street movement has had both positive and negative relationships with small-scale farmers. Here's a sampling of the good, the bad, and the ugly.
Turkeys are in short supply at food banks this Thanksgiving. Pantry owners cite increased food costs and the economy.
In 2011, 7175 farmers markets operated in the U.S., up from 6139 in 2010. Locavores love it, but some farmers call it too much of a good thing.
Farmers markets are good for you. A new report says they are good for the economy, too.
Food from small farms not only tastes good, it helps boost the economy.