Latest from Caitlin Dewey
The agency says the move will save money and help retain staff, but some researchers call that a pretext.
  • Aug 16, 2018
Gene-editing technology can make crops grow with less water, hold more nutrients and withstand pests. But will consumers be on board for customizable food?
  • Aug 11, 2018
Congress is poised to legalize hemp. But can it live up to decades of hype?
  • Aug 10, 2018
A plan to overhaul food stamps is popular with the president and House Republicans but off the table in the Senate.
  • Aug 2, 2018
America’s largest food company is focused on launching new products and reinventing old ones, said the company’s new chief executive.
  • Aug 2, 2018
Strong demand, forward contracts and existing government programs have insulated growers from the tariff’s immediate impact.
  • Jul 30, 2018
Nestle, Danone, Mars and Unilever are behind the new project.
  • Jul 12, 2018
Mispayments in the food stamp program are far more common than government administrators long believed.
  • Jul 5, 2018
The statewide prohibition reflects a new tactic by soda makers.
  • Jun 30, 2018