It is often said that farmers are always complaining. But now at least they certainly have reason to, given the prices they get for their milk and meat. Food prices have been declining for years.
The biggest international agribusiness trade fair is this year focusing on the treatment of farm animals. With consumers unwilling to pay more, producers are asking how expensive can cheap meat be?
From lazy days of big fat joints to clothes only crazy aunties would want to wear, hemp gives rise to many images. But how many of them are in tune with reality?
Finding the perfect harvest item from a local grower is one of the joys of strolling through a French market. But life isn't always easy for French farmers in the face of climate change and competition from agribusiness.
With the closing of the last industrial sugar plantation in Hawaii, sustainable agriculture activists see an opening to go back to Hawaii's roots and build a model for profitable organic farming.
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