Monday November 20, 2017 6:03AM ET
Russia needs to eliminate African swine fever (ASF), a highly contagious fever among pigs, or forget about pork exports, Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachyov said at a meeting with farmers.
Monday November 20, 2017 5:53AM ET
The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, TD, today announced that 85% advance payments under new Sheep Welfare Scheme are commencing on time this week to all eligible farmers.
Monday November 20, 2017 5:13AM ET
A new report from Agriculture Canada says agriculture contributed $111.9 billion to Canada’s gross domestic product in 2016, which accounted for 6.7 percent of the country’s total GDP.
Monday November 20, 2017 3:43AM ET
Missouri will limit the use of a weed killer made by BASF after farmers complained the chemical drifted and harmed their crops, following a move by Arkansas to prohibit sprayings next year of the herbicide and rival products.
Monday November 20, 2017 2:15AM ET
The All-Party Parliamentary Group for Animal Welfare has revealed an increase in dog attacks on livestock which is costing farmers millions of pounds and causing great distress.
Sunday November 19, 2017 6:05AM ET
A study on the use of glyphosate by agricultural workers in the United States has found no firm link between exposure to the pesticide and cancer.
Saturday November 18, 2017 7:43AM ET
French farmers, food producers and retailers signed an agreement to improve relationships throughout the food chain, notably by ensuring that farmers be paid a fair price for their output.