It's one thing to come up with food security plans. But implementing them is tough.
Developing countries could leapfrog industrial agriculture systems by moving to agroecology.
A new analysis explores what making space for nature means for our global food production systems.
Desertification is a problem of global proportions. If action isn't taken now, it will accelerate and fuel further migration and conflict.
In Maasai communities women have no autonomy to make decisions about their nutrition and that of their children.
As luxury housing developments swallow up agricultural land, they also diminish our food security and health.
Foraging and gathering food can play a huge role in feeding people.
As atmospheric carbon dioxide levels rise, rice plants produce fewer vitamins and other key nutrients. This could worsen hunger, malnutrition, child stunting and other diet-related health problems.
Sausages, bacon, eggs, mushrooms, tomatoes, beans, bread and hash browns. All are accounted for.
South Africa's land reform debate must not lose sight of the real issue: how to provide enough food to feed its people.
Did Rachel Carson catalyze the organic farming movement, as many advocates claim? Or would she reject their ban on synthetic fertilizer and see organic as an inefficient way to feed the world?
Honeybees receive a lot of attention, but the first North American bee to be listed as an endangered species is a wild bumble bee. Wild bees are vital pollinators, and some are declining rapidly.
Cutting the program formerly known as food stamps would hurt low-income Americans and the whole economy.
Africa's declaration to boost agriculture on the continent has seem some progress but a lot still needs to be done.
Civil conflict, displacement, rising food prices, and climate change all cause food insecurity in Nigeria.
New research finds more CO₂ can actually make most plants smaller in the long-term - but the story for crops isn't so simple.
An invasive insect native to Asia, Halyomorpha halys, has been detected in the US, Canada and southern Europe. It’s now made its debut in Paris.
Post-harvest management will reduce losses and improve food availability.
When present in the lowest atmospheric layer, ozone becomes a concern for human and plant health.
Farmers needs a way to manage harmful insects without destroying the ecological balance.