CHICAGO, July 26- Chicago Board of Trade wheat futures plunged as much as 3 percent on Tuesday, heading for their largest daily losses in three weeks on pressure from ample global grain supplies and following declines in Euronext wheat, traders said. CBOT September wheat was down 13-1/ 2 cents at $4.15-1/ 2 per bushel as of 12:05 a.m. CDT, still holding above their... » Read More
A group of California farm workers voted on whether to kick out the United Farm Workers. That was last November.
"Egypt is the largest importer of wheat in the world, but they have to buy it on the spot market," says Philip Blumberg.
The three-year drought in California is officially the worst drought on record for the state, already costing over $2 billion and 17,000 jobs.
Japan's Panasonic, best known for its television sets and home theater systems, wants to feed Singaporeans its radishes and lettuce.
The golden state's drought has gotten worse, and one analyst said it's possible that migrating people out of California may be an option.
The way consumers would be informed when their food has been genetically engineered is being battled in Congress and among advocacy groups.
The Philippines' already vulnerable coconut trees took a hit from the past year's typhoons even as demand for trendy coconut-based products is rising.
Recent stories reported a coming worldwide kale shortage due to an absence of seeds at Australia's Bejos Seeds. The truth is something else.
Marc Faber, Publisher, The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report, explains why he thinks the agriculture sector is a good place for investments.
Wawona Packing says no illnesses have been reported from a listeria scare of some of its produce, and the nationwide recall is a precaution.
Over 80 percent of California is now in extreme or exceptional drought. CNBC's Jane Wells reports UC Davis predicts this will cost the state $2.2 billion.
Enter Gaga, a New Yorker, who shot a public service announcement for California's Save Our Water.
The drought in California will cost $2.2 billion in 2014, says a new report. Dwindling ground water is keeping food prices low, but not for long.
There's no beer without hops, and with prices for the critical ingredient rising, craft brewers are paying attention.
Scientists say if no action is taken during California's extreme drought, there could be dire and irreversible consequences for wildlife.
The U.K. government looks to overturn an American import ban on traditional Scottish haggis, which has been in place since 1971.
Consumers are paying more for food at the check-out stand. But prices could go even higher due to the drought hitting the Southwest.
Ignoring climate change will mean a severe toll on sections of the economy including agriculture, a new study says.
DuPont announced lower operating earnings and in the second quarter and consequently lowered its full-year outlook for operating earnings.
Small-business owners are worried about climate change and imagining power outages and tainted water supplies, according to a new report.