- In the Canary Islands, El Hierro has made significant sustainability strides by adopting, among other initiatives, an innovative hybrid hydro-wind system.
One-fourth of the world's crops are grown in water-stressed zones. Here's a closer look at the tension between food and water.
It’s just a simple label, after all. How can it be transformational?
The viral video stands against factory farming. But does its message jibe with how the casual dining chain operates? Chipotle's CMO weighs in.
Cloud-hosted software can help growers make sense of data from agricultural sensors.
By adjusting watering speeds, redirecting sprinklers and addressing evaporation, growers can dramatically reduce water and energy costs.
Del Monte Foods is embracing food metrics for its growers.
The company's goal involves creating a best practices model that others can emulate.
Fashion designers, hydrologists and hackers mixed it up in this competition, which introduced Cleanweb and Social Impact categories.
Today, farmers can get real-time information about everything from the nutrient status of their crops to soil moisture levels.
Companies must understand the deeper connections between the environment and people when planning projects.
The company shares practices with competitors and has funded training for thousands of farmers in Cambodia.
Aquaculture has a bad repuation but it will only grow in importance. DuPont and others aim to lead the way.
The world throws away 1.3 billion pounds of food every year. That's more greenhouse gas emissions than all but two of the world's nations.
The retail giant is targeting about 10 chemicals to replace with safer alternatives, and is also working toward sustainable beef supplies.
At Walmart's Global Sustainability Milestone Meeting today, the retailer vowed to target chemical and fertilizer use in its mammoth supply chain.
"Vine nerd" Sebastien Payen tells how his company's technology has the potential to transform thousands of years of farming practices.
Colony Collapse Disorder puzzles honeybee researchers, but bees living in cities may offer clues to this set of symptoms killing bee populations.
Must Brazil choose between economic growth and environmental conservation? Walmart, Danone and others don't think so.
Most do not report carbon emissions, water use or conditions for animals. Yet some are taking the lead using new tools...
Pair sensors on grapevines with a web app, and science meets the art of winemaking. This startup is helping to grow finer grapes and conserve water.