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Before Manhattan formed its grid, its residents raised hogs and chickens. The Museum of the City of New York reveals what NYC looked like as farmland.
A new indoor agriculture company called Local Roots makes indoor farms that grow crops under LED lights and without soil. SpaceX is one of its first customers.
A Parisian startup called Cycloponics is growing greens and mushrooms underground. Take a look inside "the cave."
A woman discovered a 5-pound avocado that’s bigger than her head — and it could break a world record
While on a walk, a Hawaii resident found a huge avocado. Guinness World Records is now determining if it's the heaviest avocado ever.
In Bill Gates' 2017 book recommendations, he said he would "read just about any topic" that the Czech-Canadian scientist Vaclav Smil finds interesting.
Today's turkeys are a lot bigger — more than double the size — and faster-growing than the birds our parents or grandparents ate.
The American Farm Bureau Federation says that the price of a traditional Thanksgiving dinner is down 1.5% from last year, due to the declining cost of turkeys.
Vertical farming startup Plenty — which has raised $260 million to date — is opening a 100,000-square-foot farm in the greater Seattle, Washington area.
A growing battle in the $47 billion organic food industry could fundamentally change the program — and some farmers are worried
This week, an advisory board to the USDA voted to allow non-soil farmers to label their products organic. Some traditional farmers are not happy.
Kurt Kelty, Tesla's former battery director, has joined the vertical ag startup Plenty, which wants to build indoor farms around the world.