A new variety of potato genetically modified without plant pests can be commercialized without undergoing USDA's deregulatory process for biotech crops.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo decided his administration would not seek to defend the law.
The Hicks Creek Fire has charred more than 2 square miles of federal Bureau of Land Management and private land since Oct. 16.
Female farmers now make up about 30 percent of the farmer operators in the U.S., a number that has nearly tripled in the past three decades.
The food security task force will advise the winner of the presidential election.
The USDA Agricultural Research Service Western Wheat Quality Lab in Pullman, Wash., is experimenting with soft durum wheat. Lab director Craig Morris has high hopes for the wheat.
Jon Jarvis calls the sexual harassment horrible and unacceptable and says he was unaware it had been taking place.
Taylor Watzel, 16, became trapped in a grain bin Tuesday and died the following day.
The 519-pound bear was captured Saturday after previously being relocated in 2004 and 2011 due to prior human encounters.
Ashland-based Klamath-Siskiyou Wildlands Center and others filed the suit in San Francisco against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services doesn’t seem interested in helping a foreign guestworker program work for agriculture, a farm labor organization director says.
Surragotes for presidential hopefuls Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump presented their candidates' positions on agricultural issues.
The lawsuit was filed by the Farm Bureau and other plaintiffs in June, arguing that the law passed by voters in 1932 hurts the agriculture industry by limiting farmers’ business options and interferes with interstate commerce.
Invasive swine carry a host of diseases including leptospirosis, salmonella and E. coli.