A global consortium of 400 companies has pledged to curb food waste by half over the next decade.
For U.S. soybean producers, the deal could mean no longer paying tariffs as high as 20 percent in countries like Japan.
The European Union has decided to allow individual nations to ban GMOs on grounds including town and country planning.
Farmers have used insecticides on their crops for decades, so many farmers are skeptical that these seed coatings are now killing bees.
The European Union has clamped down on an anti-browning chemical, effectively banning the import of apples and pears from the U.S. and Canada.
When meat comes from far away, it can be hard to know its history -- or its contents.
Thousands of farmers from throughout Europe came to Belgium with their tractors to protest price controls on milk.
A ruling passed Tuesday by the European Union could tighten already strict laws on the presence of genetically modified crops in foods.
Increasing number of EU lawmakers support a country-by-country GM crop ban, but critics say it isn't justified.
The German E. coli outbreak is slowing down, but salmonella cases in the U.S. raise more concern about contaminated alfalfa sprouts.
Scientists have been unable to identify the source of the outbreak or the reason for its severity, and nobody can predict the impacts on European agriculture.
The EU is discussing legislation that would allow individuals countries the ability to decide whether or not to farm GM crops.
Documents published by WikiLeaks show that diplomats aggressively lobbied the EU and the Vatican to buy US GMO crops.
The Federal Ministry for Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection unveiled new production rules after 4,700 farms were closed in the German dioxin outbreak.