Official figures show UK economy grew 0.7% in the fourth quarter bringing the annual growth rate to 1.9%
6.3 million people are now in critical need of food
Economic View: The only comparable region in terms of overall spending is Scandinavia
Heliculturists have increased production 25-fold since 2000. Cahal Milmo meets some and finds out why more home cooks and chefs are shelling out
A US government programme to control wildlife is under fire for being inhumane
Warning comes as Costa Rica declares 'national emergency' over state of crop
Supermarket tells MPs people must be ‘educated’ about waste and fresh food
Suppliers are turning down requests for the exotic meat for fear of depleting the forests
They now reckon domestication from European wolves must have occurred about 20,000 or 30,000 years ago
They take all the profit and accept none of the risk, says heir to the throne in editorial for Country Life magazine
A collection of inscriptions scribbled in books provides tantalising glimpses of human behaviour, says John Walsh
A response to Owen Paterson: You can’t just genetically modify your way out of poverty
President François Hollande has reversed decades of French farm policy by channelling subsidies away from intensive, highly-mechanised producers towards smaller, more traditional farms.
In a highly unusual move, Ed Miliband has induced the Daily Mail to grant him the right of reply to an article attacking him. It is a right that newspapers are understandably reluctant to concede, lest their columns be filled with nothing but the wailing replies from wronged politicians. But there again, it is unusual to attack a politician by going for his dead father.
School staff say government protection which had been promised for schools in the region never arrived
New machine will deliver nutrients to six romaine lettuces