Fighting weeds is probably the biggest challenge for organic farmers. Rachel Beyer and Ben Smith of Stranger's Hill Organics give some tips.
Cargill will offer palm oil that has been certified sustainable. The rain forests can breathe a sigh of relief?
What nutrients do plants need? What fertilizers should I use? How does companion planting work? We answer these questions to help your young sprouts grow.
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.
In part one of a three-part conversation, Wendell Berry describes how machines have changed the country and why it's important to be conscious of your place.
A recent study shows that American consumers may be willing to pay more to dine at "environmentally friendly" restaurants.
A new study warns that prolonged droughts are predicted within the century, which in turn will possibly lethally affect food production, water availability.
What are we eating and how much of the Earth's does it take? A new study breaks it down.
With an ever expanding population added to the millions already experiencing hunger, how can individuals and governments feed everyone in the future?
Growing genetically modified corn don't save farmers money, according to a new economic analysis from The Journal of Science.
After a decade of research and genetic modification by AquaBounty, the GE fish mature to adulthood more swiftly than non-GE relatives.
After a dramatic season of campaigning and lobbying, three major green measures fell flat when California's legislative session came to an end Tuesday night.
A new federal district court decision has overturned a 5-year USDA approval of genetically modified sugar beets.
A study released by The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) examined which foods contained the highest levels of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)
The second part of a three part series, Nicolette Hahn Niman talks about becoming a vegetarian and how we can move away from factory farming.
I assumed that farmers at my local market grew their foods pesticide free and certified organic, but I learned that this was far from the truth.
How much energy does our annual food waste represent? A lot. About 2% of the total annual energy consumption in the U.S. according to a new study.
Ruling in favor of whom? In Monsanto v Geerston Farms, the US Supreme Court issues the first ever ruling in a genetically modified crop case.
Washington state apple growers are trying to make a change to less-toxic pesticides in advance of a 2012 EPA deadline.