CNBC's Jane Wells reports the latest on a bearish USDA report on global outlook.
Over the past few weeks, dairy farmers in Europe have demonstrated against the falling price of milk, which is impacting their incomes.
Dairy is hugely important to New Zealand's economy, but the country's prime minister John Key told CNBC a "perfect storm" was brewing in the industry.
Russia's plan for mass destruction of banned Western food imports have provoked outrage amid soaring poverty rates and memories of famine.
Farmland values grew at the slowest clip in six years, according to a new USDA report but don't blame the drought.
One company claims to have found a solution to one of the world's largest contributors to greenhouse emissions — gassy cows.
The already-elevated price of eggs could have consumers squawking in the near future.
Agricultural giant Monsanto reportedly made a $45 billion bid for Syngenta in May but was rebuffed.
Sticker shock at the grocery store could soon get even worse.
While California's four-year-long drought has been a boon to some industries, its been a bust for others.
Farmers from drought-parched California are finding greener pastures in the Pacific Northwest. And so are buyers from China.
Clayton Yeutter, senior adviser at Hogan Lovells, discusses whether there could be an agreement from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) talks this week in Hawaii.
While there is speculation the current El Niño could shatter records, weather watchers may not want to get ahead of themselves.
A worsening drought and unseasonably hot weather is causing pain for Washington's agricultural sector and could result in hops shortages.
USDA scientists develop bird flu vaccine that works on chickens and is being tested on turkeys.
A food fight is under way in Congress that could decide whether genetically engineered food products are labeled using a new national standard.
On his recent trip to India, Gautam Trivedi, CEO of Religare Capital Markets, noticed that the monsoon has had a smaller-than-expected impact on the country's rural areas.
Indian policymakers needn't worry about deficient rains bringing back ghosts of inflation past, economists argue.
Huanglongbing disease, also called citrus greening, is a fatal tree disease that California growers fear is spreading.
New Zealand's Fonterra is cutting jobs in an effort to shore up its cash flows amid a slump in global dairy demand, particularly from No. 1 buyer China.