As restaurant chains target more sustainable beef, a Colombia livestock program shows how to reduce emissions and produce more food per acre.
The chocolate makers lead the pack in helping poor farmers make more money and improve their standards of living.
Nike, Coca-Cola, Levi Strauss and Microsoft are working to curb water-guzzling practices in textiles, bottling, irrigation and beyond.
BrightFarms and grocery chain Giant are partnering to build a 100,000-square-foot greenhouse to grow produce for the Washington, D.C., area.
A big retailer, a scrappy startup and a third-party fair trade certifier weigh in on sourcing organic, fair trade, eco-friendly flowers.
In the Canary Islands, El Hierro has made significant sustainability strides by adopting, among other initiatives, an innovative hybrid hydro-wind system.
Data from the International Food Policy Research Institute validates the role of new farming technologies in the face of climate change.
The Golden State has developed an action plan to address water scarcity. Here’s how businesses can help.
Just as apples and oranges now come in a variety of types and prices, not every kilowatt-hour is created equal.
The Golden Arches is planning a move to 'sustainable beef.' Here's a collection of reactions to the story GreenBiz broke.
A new report reveals that venture capital investments in clean tech rose quarter to quarter throughout 2013.
The Environmental Defense Fund says unusual allies such as Wal-Mart are necessary in the fight for progress.
By 2050, the world is projected to hold 9.6 billion people. These graphics reveal the difficulties this poses -- and possible solutions.
Kiva Labs, which aims to help nonprofits and social enterprises kickstart their green innovations, gets a boost from the tech giant.
Protecting a rapidly disappearing grouse is so important, a massive mitigation banking effort has grown on its behalf.
Healthy, easy to raise and efficient, insects serve as a surprisingly smart alternative to livestock.
The world's biggest palm oil company, which supplies to consumer giants including Unilever and Procter & Gamble, is pledging to halt deforestation.
The Spanish startup's wireless technology is being used by winemakers for improved agricultural production.
Sustainable Agriculture Initiative publishes new guidelines designed to help cut the environmental impact of beef production.
A biogas process being used in Turkey reduces plant operations while providing potato farmers with more sustainable soil nutrients.