Researchers demonstrated that a diet based on an agricultural byproduct and one based on a weed were just as good as one using chicken feed for raising crickets.
These days there’s lots of interest in growing food in cities, mostly with the goals of reducing farm-to-fork distance and making fresh produce more accessible in ‘food desert’ areas.
If every person on Earth adopted a vegan diet – without milk, meat, honey, or any other animal-sourced foods – the greenhouse gas emissions associated with the food system in 2050 would
Of all the good reasons to eat healthy, here’s one that might appeal to the altruistically minded among us: the production of foods like fresh fruits and vegetables tends to involve lower
Feeding food waste to pigs was banned across Europe in 2002 after it was identified as the culprit of the devastating outbreak of foot and mouth disease in England the year before.
Could cornflowers and poppies take the place of pesticides? That’s what researchers are proposing in a new study on wheat fields.
Bees are important, the argument goes, because they flit about from flower to flower, picking up pollen from one plant and inadvertently depositing it on another.
There are simply too many people on the planet – and too many people yet to be born – to feed them all with protein derived from chickens, sheep, pigs, and cows.
Humans are passing down their bad eating habits to ants. According to a new study, some of the ants that scuttle around city streets are chowing down on more sugary, corn-based junk food.
Cocoa is the primary ingredient in everything from the most delicious, delicate of Swiss chocolates to the most run-of-the-mill, mundane of Hershey’s Kisses, and one third of the world