47 million Americans will see a reduction in their food stamp benefits starting November 1.
Where New York City failed, Mexico seems to be succeeding in implementing a junk food tax in the hopes of curbing its obesity epidemic.
New York City's ban on sugary beverages was struck down in appeals court Tuesday.
The farm bill moved to conference Thursday evening with hopes that nutritional assistance would make its way into the final product.
In case you missed it, the farm bill was defeated in the House of Representatives last week with a vote of 234 to 195.
As the food truck scene continues to grow across the country, local governments are writing rules to regulate mobile food vendors.
The farm bill passed the Senate Monday with cuts to SNAP and direct payments to farmers. The bill did include subsidies for peanut and rice farmers.
This week, Connecticut passed the first law in the nation requiring food containing GMOs to be labeled.
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?
New York City's big soda ban was set to start today, until an eleventh-hour decision by the New York State Supreme Court put a stop to Mayor Bloomberg's plan.
Proposed legislation in the state legislature seeks to prohibit activists from secretly filming inside beef, pork, poultry and egg farms.
After only a year, Denmark's unpopular tax on saturated fat is to be repealed in January.
Not everyone is swallowing New York City's big soda ban.
We asked our listeners to weigh in on raw milk topics. Should dairy producers be allowed to sell unpasteurized milk in Indiana or not? Is raw milk safe?
Proponents of the bill say that if customers are made aware of the genetically modified contents of their foods, they will gravitate toward non-GMO options.
The farm bill has made it closer to becoming law. The Senate passed it in a 2-1 vote Thursday, but the bill still has to clear the House.
In Missouri, the General Assembly is poised to pass legislation that essentially would lock in the legality of current methods of pork production.
Thirty states have laws allowing for the sale of home-produced foods -- California is not one of them.
An effort to ban BPA in baby beverage containers passed the California Senate Tuesday, but it still has hurdles to clear before becoming law.