Dec 26, 2013 The BBC's Justin Rowlatt has a new series that looks at the economics behind chemical elements.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Oct 21, 2013 A strong agricultural economy has farming attracting more young people.
Sep 5, 2013 You've probably had a taste of something made in Sioux Falls, South Dakota -- and you didn't even know it.
Aug 16, 2013 The Bureau of Reclamation declares the first water shortage for the Colorado River basin, which provides water for tens of millions of people and large agricultural regions.
Aug 12, 2013 Corn prices are down more than 40 percent from last year's highs.
Aug 8, 2013 American wheat growers are facing stiff competition this year from cheaper crops in Romania and the Ukraine.
Jul 15, 2013 Tobacco is a drought resistant plant. But this year, the weather has been anything but dry in major tobacco growing states like Kentucky, North Carolina and Georgia.
Jul 8, 2013 In an effort to get it passed, some in Congress want to split the food-stamps part of the bill from the farm subsidy part.
Jun 11, 2013 Tucked into the farm bill is language that would add means testing to the federally subsidized crop insurance program.
May 31, 2013 An orange grower in Florida is not exactly celebrating high orange prices.