President Barack Obama is proposing a new government agency dedicated to keeping the nation's food safe.
Whole grain foods may not always be healthy because the current norms for labelling them as such are inconsistent and possibly misleading, says a new Harvard study.One of the most widely used industry criteria, the ...
USDA said that due to rising incomes, urbanisation andother demographic shifts, demand has increased for morevalue-added dairy products.
Calculating the calorie content of tree nuts like walnuts and almonds based on methods developed over a century ago should be reviewed as they are "inaccurate", according to a top US government researcher.
About 42.2 million Americans struggled to afford or obtain adequate nutrition at some point in 2015, a 12 percent drop from 2014, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said in an annual survey released Wednesday.
Both roasted and unroasted almonds provide fewer calories than previously estimated - and the amount of calories is largely dependent on the form of the dry fruit consumed, according to a new study.