A scientific study has found that the chickens of today are much bigger than their 1950s relatives. But should that put you off your Sunday roast?
Tasmania has become a "living laboratory" that is unlocking the secret lives of cows, monitoring stress levels among oysters and warning vineyards of disease and frost to help boost farming on Australia's Apple Isle.
A study of ancient human bones has revealed how Early Europeans had difficulties digesting milk around 5,000 years after the introduction of farming.
Europe is being asked to treat Ireland as a special case when negotiating new greenhouse gas targets because of the emissions that come from Ireland’s cattle.
Study shows hens produce larger egg yields when serenaded with Mozart compared to Beyoncé | Calendar - ITV News24, October 2014
Hens prefer to be serenaded by the sounds of Beethoven than shake their booty to Beyoncé, a study has shown.
Ahead of Nepal's Gadhimai festival, India's Supreme Court issues notice to curb illegal transport of 500,000 animals | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis24, October 2014
The Gadhimai festival succeeds the mass exodus of animals from India to Nepal for sacrifice
KATHMANDU, OCT 22 - The government has planned to set up sufficient number of animal health inspection posts to enable inspection of animals brought to the Gadhimai temple for slaughtering.
Campaigners say chicken meat needs better labelling. How much do people really know about the life of a chicken before it reaches their plate?
McDonald’s Corp. (MCD), which yesterday posted its fourth straight quarter of falling U.S. same-store sales, may look to sell more organic food to stem the loss of customers to chains known for better-quality fare.
When we think about food raised with antibiotics, we probably picture oversized chickens and plumped-up cows. But they’re also in our fish—both farmed and wild, finds a new study published in the Journal of Hazardous Materials.