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The US farming industry contributes more than $100 billion to the economy — but it's being threatened by trade wars and climate change.
This fruit-picking robot can pick up to 25,000 raspberries a day, and it could someday replace human workers
The robot is being developed by Fieldwork Robotics, the brainchild of Dr. Martin Stoelen, a lecturer in robotics at Plymouth University.
A Nebraska farmer cut his own leg off with a 3-inch pocket knife after he got caught in farming equipment
Kurt Kaser, a farmer in Pender, Nebraska, was transferring grain from one bin to another on April 19 when his left leg was pulled into a grain auger.
NFL receiver Jordy Nelson has retired after making $57 million but will continue to work up to 12 hours a day on the family farm
Jordy Nelson has a good perspective on things.
Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, and other billionaires are betting on a bacteria that could change the way we grow food
An energy startup called Pivot Bio raised $70 million for its genetically modified bacteria, which helps cut down on the use of nitrogen fertilizer.
Seven months into a trade war between Washington and Beijing, the US agriculture sector is in jeopardy.
For farmers already struggling from Trump’s trade war, the government shutdown is making life even harder
As President Donald Trump's tariffs remain in place, a partial federal-government shutdown has complicated aid programs designed to help counter them.
Farmers breathed a sigh of relief when the US and China agreed to a trade-war ceasefire. But economists say the soybean industry won't entirely recover.
The world’s first no-kill eggs have gone on sale after scientists found a way to determine a chick’s sex before it hatches
German scientists have found a way to determine a chick's sex while it is still an embryo. This could help end the culling of billions of male chicks.
The newly-signed US Farm Bill legalizes hemp, a plant almost identical to marijuana and a prime source of the highly touted wellness ingredient CBD.