Raising chickens has become so fashionable among some urban Americans that there's now a market for chicken diapers , as we reported this month.
Researchers say Thailand is showing the world how to respond to the global food crisis: by raising bugs for eating.
The mills in Hunan province's Youxian county were ordered to suspend business and recall their products after samples showed excessive levels of cadmium, according to an official notice issued Tuesday by the county government.
The Senate is debating cuts to the federally subsidized crop insurance program as it considers a massive farm bill this week.
Sound agricultural system is significant to enable Africa become self-sufficient in food production during the coming 50 years, Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture of the African Union , Rhoda Peace Tumusiime said here Monday, ENA reported.
FARMERS and gardeners across the state should benefit from the best rain since last winter in the next two days.
Monsanto Co is hosting a "Bee Summit." Bayer AG is breaking ground on a "Bee Care Center." And Sygenta AG is funding grants for research into the accelerating demise of honeybees in the United States, where the insects pollinate fruits and vegetables that make up roughly a quarter of the American diet.
Pakistan has taken a number of steps to prevent fertilizers made within its borders for agriculture from being used as explosives in roadside bombs that target American troops in Afghanistan, said a top U.S. military officer Monday.
The U.N. has new weapons to fight hunger, boost nutrition and reduce pollution, and they might be crawling or flying near you right now: edible insects.
The value of the West Country's fertile fields has rocketed to a new high - despite spending much of 2012 and 2013 under water.
Farmers in Fukushima have started planting rice in the former radioactive no-go zone, as close as 15 km from the TEPCO plant which suffered a meltdown in March 2011.
6, 2010 file photo, people on a tour of Plum Island, N.Y., off the coast of Long Island, watch seals relaxing on the rocky shore.
In Europe, the arrival of the farmers who replaced Mesolithic hunter-gatherers happened in force 9,000 years ago but it was happening elsewhere prior to that.
Everyone has a comfort zone or two. I think I have two. I love to talk sports and coach and I also really enjoy the animal science or animal husbandry side of my job.
Purdue University's Allen County Extension is looking for neighborhoods that would like to become greener.
Some lucky person walked into a Publix supermarket in suburban Florida over the past few days and bought a ticket now worth an estimated $590.5 million - the highest Powerball jackpot in history.