CHINA stressed the importance of keeping the people's "rice bowl" filled with domestically grown grain at a time when available farmland is shrinking, the weather is turning more extreme, and...

[BEIRUT] Lebanon's main grain silo at Beirut port was destroyed in a blast, leaving the nation with less than a month's reserves of the grain but enough flour to avoid a crisis, the economy...

[CHICAGO] One of America's food giants is taking to the media to defend its efforts to keep employees safe and supply food to the nation, in the face of criticism that workers at meat plants haven...

KOREAN industrial and chemicals group Noroo Holdings has opened its global agriculture solutions hub in Singapore. Noroo Singapore drives innovation in the food industry through its food-solutions...

[YAOUNDE, Cameroon] Tomato farmer Gregory Ngwana is used to good years. But this season, wild weather - too little rainfall and then too much - has paired with Cameroon's coronavirus lockdown to...

[GOLAN HEIGHTS] From biblical plague to modern day protein, one Israeli firm wants to make locusts a sustainable food choice in the Holy Land and beyond.

[CAIRO] Iraq, formerly the Middle East's second-biggest wheat buyer, expects to be self-sufficient in the staple crop for a third consecutive season.

ENTERPRISE Singapore (ESG) has set aside over S$55 million to accelerate the growth of promising local agriculture and aquaculture companies by "developing their innovation capabilities to grow...

BEYOND COVID-19: BT EXCLUSIVE

THE time is ripe to step up local food production, some local farmers and food security experts say, even as competitive pricing and boosting demand from local consumers are stubborn challenges to...

[BEIJING] China's meat importers fear clearing delays and a hit to demand after one of the country's major ports started requiring Covid-19 tests for all meat and seafood containers to prevent...