Michigan State University will use a $7.3 million federal grant to cultivate the next generation of agricultural scientists in Africa and Asia, in hopes of improving food security and nutrition there.
McDonald's has blanketed America with its restaurants, but opening new locations isn't the only way the fast food superpower can grow.
Harmless traces of radioactive cesium have been discovered in fish and seawater in several areas of Japan
He could be looking at 14 years in jail in connection with conspiracy charges in connection with the scrapie sheep case from last April. The agents didn't actually have any kind of indictment or charges, just a search warrant
They then rated the intensity of each attribute for five samples; the control; the control with ginseng extract, vanilla aroma, and sucralose added; the control with ginseng extract added; the control with vanilla and ginseng extract; and the low lac
I’ve rarely taught a class or had a consultation without discussing the subject of detoxification, or cleansing.
The debate over using crops for fuel burst back onto the political stage on Monday as U.S. ranchers and poultry producers sought "a little help" from the government by waiving its ethanol mandate in the face of a dire drought.
Beverage industry groups are planning ways to oppose a proposed soda tax in the California city of El Monte because of fears other U.S. cities across America might adopt similar taxes on sugary drinks.
Seasonings can be spendy, and full of things that we don’t really want to put into our bodies. So, how can you make sure that you get 100% organic, healthy seasonings? One way is to grow and prepare them yourself.
The US government acknowledged for the first time on Wednesday that the drought now covering two-thirds of the country will lead to significantly higher food prices.
Paleolithic diets have become all the rage, but they are getting our ancestral diet all wrong.
Strong pressure has been and continues to be applied to the Mexican Federal Government to approve the use of Genetically Engineered Organism´s or GMO´s. Monsanto is the largest GMO corporation leading and placing pressure on the Government. Mex
If we all dropped dead after eating junk food, the message would have been loud and clear: DO NOT INGEST!
Some people refer to it as “liquid gold”, but most of us understand it as honey.
This 11-minute clip is taken from the documentary "Farmageddon." If you'd like to fight back and / or support the makers of the film, visit their website for more info: http://farmageddonmovie.com/
Ever eye a bowl of potato salad or plate of chicken that's been sitting in the sun for hours and wonder if it's still OK to eat?
The Rawesome Foods armed “raw milk raids” and prosecution of James Stewart and Sharon Palmer were carried out in part by law-breaking private citizens pretending to be lawful government authorities.
The Mexican government has been working with the United States Department of Agriculture to increase participation in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), or food stamps. Read more: http://dailycaller.com/2012/07/19/usda-partnerin
Corn prices are nearing the record highs of last summer as the U.S. Midwest suffers its worst drought since 1956.
When it comes to food storage, people that I have talked with have almost always made the comment that they can barely afford to feed their family now much less afford to have food storage.
There’s nothing quite like an ice-cold glass of rocket fuel on a summer afternoon.
Congressional investigators said the chief counsel’s office at the Food and Drug Administration authorized wide-ranging surveillance of a group of the agency’s scientists, the first indication the effort was sanctioned at the highest levels.
Petitions for GM crops are set to be released as the USDA is asking for input on the newest batches of GM crops, one of which includes an apple that doesn't brown and ones that are resistant to the toxic pesticide and known carcinogen 2,4-D.
Composting food waste is safe for people with food allergies if they take some basic precautions, according to the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI).
Yes, the economy is in bad shape, I know. But don’t use that as an excuse for not gardening.
A small company is trying to bring to market a genetically engineered apple that does not turn brown when sliced or bruised. But it has much of the rest of the apple industry seeing red.
Taco. Waffle cone. Unite!
GM corn (long hailed as a way to save the starving) has been at the center of controversy lately as the very worms it is supposed to ward off are developing a resistance to the pesticide the frankenfood produces.
The ‘Monsanto Rider’: Are Biotech Companies About to Gain Immunity from Federal Law? A so-called “Monsanto rider,” quietly slipped into the multi-billion dollar FY 2013 Agricultural Appropriations bill, would require – not just allow, but require
If there is one thing that I truly disdain, it’s waste in my kitchen.