- Rep. Pingree of Maine headed to Cuba this week Updated: May-02-16 12:23 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Democratic U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree is joining a group of American organic food producers and advocates on a trip to Cuba.
- Competition heats up among Des Moines specialty grocers Updated: Apr-30-16 4:03 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Three new specialty food stores have opened in the Des Moines area since last fall, joining an already competitive grocery market and a string of established grocers in Iowa that sell ethnic, gourmet and health-conscious food.
- USDA proposes stricter animal welfare rules for organic meat Updated: Apr-07-16 3:50 pm
WASHINGTON - The Agriculture Department on Thursday proposed stricter animal welfare standards for organic chicken and meat in a multibillion-dollar market that is rapidly expanding each year.
- Couple takes on farm's community supported agriculture Updated: Apr-03-16 12:42 pm
MANDAN, North Dakota - A couple has taken over operation of a farm south of Mandan and is putting its own spin on the farm's Community Supported Agriculture operations.