Bayer lost an attempt to continue sales of flubendiamide, marketed in the United States as Belt, after the EPA earlier found that it posed risks to the environment. An EPA board, however, ruled that farmers and retailers will be allowed to use their existing supplies of the chemical, Bayer said in a statement. The EPA could not be reached for comment after normal... » Read More
Mark Connelly of CLSA talks about what to expect from Monsanto's earnings, which are due on Wednesday.
California is bracing for year four of a major drought and many farmers already are reducing acreage.
Legal marijuana in Colorado is nearly twice as potent as illegal pot in the past, raising concerns about safety. NBC News reports.
In Canada, marijuana business owners can put their cash into a bank account instead of a vault, and they wear "clean suits" in growing facilities.
More than 90 percent of California is currently battling severe drought conditions.
Bill English, deputy prime minister & finance minister of New Zealand, says the country wants "sustained, moderate growth" of 3 percent over the next 2-3 years, but warns of risks from China and Australia.
In drought-stricken California, farmers make more selling water than rice. NBC News reports.
Hearings in California on alleged unfair labor practices at America's biggest peach grower finally closed——but sparks kept flying.
A destructive insect's growing resistance to genetically modified corn seeds is costing American farmers as much as $2 billion annually.
The British public is turning its nose up at a job that pays up to £40,000 a year that involves spending all day with fluffy baby animals.
"There's going to be significantly more pain this year than there was last year" in the state, a researcher tells CNBC.
Justices said the law intended to prevent fraud committed by companies like Enron, WorldCom does not apply to Florida fisherman.
The Obama administration is telling people to cut back on beef because the cattle industry hurts the environment. Why?
Modi is looking to reverse India's effective ban on genetically modified food crop trials in a bid to boost the country's dismal farm productivity.
Discussing Deere's fourth quarter earnings beat, and insight into the agriculture market, with Ann Duignan, JPMorgan machinery & multi-industry analyst. The company said it expected a 17 percent drop in equipment sales for 2015.
A cold snap in Florida may threaten next year's citrus crop, and California growers are fighting for their future.
Beef prices are high, but one indicator says the pendulum could start to swing the other way.
Modern meat production has proven to be efficient and profitable, but comes with its own set of problems.
Harsh droughts lasting decades are likely to dry out a broad swath of America's heartland, even if we reduce carbon emissions in the next 50 years, researchers say.
As China pulls out the stops to get more lending into its economy, the farming sector which employs a third of its population is desperate for funding.