The WHO's new classification of glyphosate, the main ingredient in Roundup, puts it in the company of night shifts and wood smoke as a carcinogen. Sunshine is worse.
Robots to milk and tend dairy cows could reduce the total number of farmers, but give the remaining ones more time to think (and sleep).
A Newark factory will become a gigantic indoor farm in the latest large-scale effort to test the concept of vertical agriculture.
We consume too much food, we produce too little food, and our farming screws up the environment. What can individuals do to improve this picture?
The fast food giant is throwing its considerable weight into the battle against antibiotic resistance.
It's always seemed crazy that industrial hemp got swept up in the war on drugs. The senate's Republican majority leader thinks so too.
Brazil's new nutrition guidelines trade finicky rules and numbers for down-to-earth wholesome advice -- and they just might work.
As old-school fast food loses our gullets, new-school fast food is winning our wallets. It's not exactly a revolution, but the change is for the better.
The world could use more studies of GMO crops and health. But if they're going to make any headway, they'll need to be a lot more open.
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