The drought in America's breadbasket is intensifying at an unprecedented rate, experts warned Thursday, driving concern food prices could soar if crops in the world's key producer are decimated.
Taking crowdsourcing to new heights, Lay's potato chips is inviting consumers to go online from Friday with their ideas for a new flavor and the chance to win $1 million.
Health authorities in Chile on Tuesday confirmed what one man has claimed for weeks: that he found a mouse tail in his McDonald's hamburger.
World champion hot dog eater Sonya Thomas crushed her previous record Wednesday in the annual showdown, wolfing down 45 dogs and buns in 10 minutes, to the cheers of an entranced crowd.
A one-time anorexic from Toronto turned world-class competitive eater clinched his fourth straight hamburger title in Washington on Tuesday on the eve of New York's iconic hot dog classic.
An unusual holiday was organized in Semey by Aisha BibiKazakh National Cultural Center.
European and Central Asian countries might face overweight problem by 2030 as a consequence of malnutrition or improper diet, according to the report of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO).
Kazakhstan and Malaysia may open a joint company for production of halal food.
Kazakhstan is creating a food security fund of the member-countries of the Organization for Islamic Cooperation.
Chef of Kazakhstan Embassy to the U.S. got into the finals of the international contest of chefs of foreign diplomatic missions.
Kazakhstan's domestic production will fully meet the country's demand for food.
Dariga Nazarbayeva talked about GMO-containing goods at the round-table meeting on the draft law On regulation of genetic-engineering activities.
Astana will be fully supplied with local glass-grown vegetables by 2013: Akim.
Petrol prices went 24 percent up in Kazakhstan in 2011, while diesel fuel prices increase 26.2 percent.
IMF representative linked the food prices increase in the Customs Union member-states with the global economic changes.
The Lab opened last month. Foreign students are taking training on methods for testing pesticide contamination in fresh fruits and produce.
The institute released the project of sweet potato in Uganda and Mozambique. And now IFPRI is focused on Zambia and Southern Asian countries.
The organization's mission is to feed those who suffer from hunger in the Washington, D.C. area. But unfortunately the level of donations dropped dramatically.
It was developed by the University of California and the International Rice Research Center in the Philippines. Other crops are under research.
Secretary Clinton made a statement on World Food Day. Food security is a foreign policy priority for the United States.
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