Mar 3, 2017
Rene Preval, a low-key technocrat who led Haiti as president during the devastating January 2010 earthquake and a messy and prolonged recovery, has died
Mar 1, 2017
Federal officials say three types of potatoes genetically engineered to resist the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine are safe for the environment and safe to eat
Feb 23, 2017
Nearly 10 years after a "doomsday" seed vault opened on an Arctic island, some 50,000 new samples from seed collections around the world have been deposited in the world's largest repository.
Feb 22, 2017
A Minnesota judge will let some farmers seek punitive damages against the Syngenta seed company for selling genetically modified corn seeds before China approved imports of crops grown from them
Feb 4, 2017
The University of Wisconsin-Madison has turned a $10 million commercial biotechnology plant laboratory in Middleton into the hub of a new crop research center
Feb 3, 2017
Colorado is giving other states a peek into the inner workings of marijuana regulation after years of ignoring a drug still outlawed by the U.S.
Aug 21, 2016
High water in Louisiana and Arkansas has put a damper on the nation's rice harvest
Aug 13, 2016
The British government says it will keep paying for European Union-funded agriculture, infrastructure and science projects until 2020, even if Britain leaves the bloc before then
Aug 12, 2016
It's the early bird that gets the Cheetos but it's the bigger bird that steals it away, scientists find in snack food experiement.