The Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus—PEDv—is raising awareness about biosecurity, and the global nature of our food supply.
US farmers angered by signs Japan will maintain agricultural export barriers in Pacific trade pact.
Some S&P 500 companies in conservative states already are managing weather shifts, according to a new report. Inside the climate change fight.
Opponents of fracking may have hoped the drought would stop the water-using oil and gas drilling process. They are wrong, for now.
A small agricultural biotech company in Ames, Iowa, may have found a treatment for a disease that's wiping out pigs.
Hog farmers cooked and shared their best pork dishes right outside a barn housing live pigs at the World Pork Expo in Des Moines, Iowa.
Dealing with climate change is a cost of doing business. From beer to insurance, how some companies are hoping to profit amid weather-related risks.
There will likely be more food industry mergers in the months ahead, analysts say. Here's why.
The equine industry itself is riding through a rough patch and trying to figure out why populations are declining.
As drought bakes nearly half the country, an expert says we may have to return to the days of WWII to ease the pain.
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation wants weed growers to know that, at least at the federal level, the times they aren't a-changing.
Analysts say farmers, businesses and consumers are all going to feel the effect of the drought hammering the West.
A run on egg whites in the US food industry has made prices sizzle for the sticky ingredient. FT reports.
Tomohiko Taniguchi, Special Advisor to Shinzo Abe's Cabinet, responds to criticism that Japan's protection of its agricultural sector is hindering progress on TPP talks.
"Right now, the price for a 40-pound pig is over double what it normally is," says one farmer. But that may change soon.
Gavin Morgan, COO of JLL, explains the firm's commitment to urban farming and discusses the possibility of realizing it in Hong Kong.
Farmers will face a shortage of workers come harvest time. And the solution may not be as simple as immigration reform.
The price of farmland is closely watched by Fed policy makers, farm lenders and farm suppliers.
Catherine Mellor, Director, Asia at U.S. Chamber of Commerce, says Tokyo's offer to reduce protection for its agricultural sectors is an "encouraging sign" for TPP trade negotiations.
A hog farm is stirring up smells—and emotions—in a Pennsylvania town, raising questions about the right to farm.