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How U.S. farming policy leads to 'dead zones,' huge marine areas where nothing can grow.
As crop prices rise, so do the fertilizer stocks.
A new book argues for a marriage of organic farming and genetic engineering.
The food-vs.-fuel debate rings hollow since Brazilians say they have the capacity to produce both.
The problem has only worsened since pledges were made 12 years ago.
An upcoming U.N. meeting is likely to question America's ethanol policy and how it gives aid.
Lower yields, more pests, faster-growing weeds will be just some of the effects of climate change.
Leaving the U.S. Midwest, they find affordable land and a productive climate on a "new frontier."
Brazilian farmers complain about a government campaign against illegal deforestation.