A supplier of grape tomatoes for Taylor Farms Pacific, Inc. has recalled the product for possible salmonella contamination, the government said late on Monday. Full story
The USDA predicts that food prices will climb 3 to 4 percent this year. TODAY consumer reporter Janice Lieberman shares which items are being hit the hardest and what this increase means for shoppers.
The Department of Agriculture's monthly crop report is out - and people are making money on it, CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports.
A law firm in Alabama is suing Taco Bell, which is owned by Yum Brands, claiming the fast food restaurant's meat mixture does not meet USDA standards. CNBC's Jane Wells has the story.
USDA proposes adding healthier options into public school lunches such as more fruits, vegetables and whole grains, and cutting down on starches. NBC's Erika Edwards reports.
USDA cuts crop expectations as food and commodity prices surge worldwide, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs.
A starling lays dead in the snow in Yankton, South Dakota, after the USDA poisoned birds that were posing a risk to animal feed.
epa02299148 US Secretary of the Department of Agriculture Tom Vilsack hugs Shirley Sherrod , during a news conference at the Department of Agriculture in Washington DC, USA, 24 August 2010. Secretary Vilsack apologized for asking for her resignation, 19 July 2010, which he and US President Barack
In this photo taken on Dec. 10, 2010, worker Jose Juarez plants Vidalia onions on an onion farm in Lyons, Ga. Farmers across the South are contending with abnormally dry weather and drought that began this spring. The U.S. Department of Agriculture has declared disasters in portions of 16 states, wi
President Barack Obama speaks before he signs the Claims Resolution Act of 2010 which settles long-standing lawsuits by African American farmers and Native Americans against the federal government, in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, part of the White House complex, in Washington, Wednesday