[SAN FRANCISCO] Indoor farming startup Plenty Inc is in talks to raise US$100 million or more in a fresh round of funding, according to people familiar with the matter.

[SYDNEY] Across the globe, governments are imposing travel limits in a bid to stem the spread of the novel coronavirus. The unintended consequence is a squeeze on migrant labour that's a...

[BEIJING] China has allocated 1.4 billion yuan (S$280 million) for the prevention and control of pests including fall armyworms and locusts to protect the country's massive agriculture sector as...

[LONDON] An agriculture bill will be introduced in Britain's Parliament on Thursday, with funding for the industry increasingly linked to tackling environmental challenges as the country develops...

[LONDON] Tighter government climate regulations by 2025 could wipe up to US$2.3 trillion off the value of companies in industries ranging from fossil fuel producers to agriculture and car makers,...

RECENT years have seen great progress in awareness of sustainability - in finance, in the boardroom and in leadership. Business and society cannot succeed without it, and we are becoming...

AS MARKETING gimmicks go, the name Golden Rice should have been a runaway success. Instead, widespread protests are being staged against the imminent introduction of this genetically modified (GM...

[LOS ANGELES] A fast-moving scrub fire threatened orchards, oil fields and homes while displacing thousands of residents in Southern California on Friday, even as diminishing winds helped fire...

[TOKYO] Japan will allow the vaccination of pigs to prevent swine fever spreading, the agriculture ministry said in a statement issued Friday.

[CHICAGO] For several months, the beef market was hot. But prices got so overheated that now Americans are saying: What else is for dinner?