Sunny Vergeese, CEO of Olam, says the El Nino weather phenomenon will likely be a "moderate" event and outlines his outlook for the prices of agricultural commodities.
The conflict in eastern Ukraine hasn’t hurt the country’s reputation as the breadbasket of Europe, a Ukraine minister told CNBC on Tuesday.
Ukraine Agriculture and Food Minister Oleksiy Pavlenko, says separatists in the country's eastern regions pose little threat to the country's agricultural exports.
The European Commission has announced a $557 million package of measures to provide relief for farmers.
Massive imports have driven down Indian soybean prices by 20 percent in four months and spurred crushers to close factories.
The economic fallout from the drop in farm income is hitting some parts of the country much harder than others.
Plans by Scotland, and possibly Germany, to ban genetically modified (GM) crops could prove a boon for farmers of conventional crops.
McDonald's and Tyson terminate contract with farmer accused of animal cruelty.
Japan's Mitsubishi will buy a stake of at least 10 percent in agri-trader Olam International in a deal worth at least $500 million.
Spaniards paint their town red in its annual tomato tossing battle.
Kraft Heinz recalls two million pounds of turkey bacon from shelves to ensure consumer safety.
High onion prices are a challenge to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of state elections, the Financial Times reports.
According to USDA, net farm income is forecast to be $58.3 billion in 2015. That's far worse than the government's February outlook.
Monsanto sweetened its offer to buy Syngenta, valuing the Swiss company at around $47 billion.
Discussing the health of the farming sector, and the play on Deere, with Eli Lustgarten, Longbow Research, and Kwame Webb, Morningstar.
Florida dairy and state Department of Agriculture argue over the definition of "skim milk."
California's drought will cause the state to lose as much as $2.74 billion and nearly 21,000 total jobs this year, said a report released Tuesday.
Companies like Pennsylvania-based "Rent The Chicken" are offering a clever alternative to buying eggs at the supermarket.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan looks into the new trend of renting chickens for your backyard.
The head of the Centers for Disease Control's Influenza Division says the agency is "concerned" that the bird flu virus may mutate.