You can now grow lettuce with the help of a few robots. A Japanese-based firm will be opening one of the world's first "robot run" farms.
In order to save the environment, we may need to condense farms.
Researchers found that fish populations across the world's oceans are contaminated with industrial and agricultural pollutants, which are known as persistent organic pollutants (POPs).
When it comes to pest control, farmers have far more influence than you might think.
Prehistoric human populations may have actually grown in the same way-whether they were in North America or Europe.
Scientists have identified how arsenic, a well-known toxin and a carcinogen gets into the seeds of plants such as rice.
A new sensor called 'sNOOOpy' that can detect the physiological levels of nitrate and nitrite. sNOOOpy can be useful in creating new drugs and can facilitate in agricultural research.
Feeding food waste to pigs may actually save vast swathes of forest and savanna.
Children who are exposed to agricultural pesticides early in life may deal with impaired lung capacity later on, according to a new study.
A recent study reveled that the use of energy in the EU food industry in the share of renewable remains relatively small.
Researchers were able to determine in their study why hybrid plants perform better than the parent varieties used to create them.