Data shows the number of acres dropped one percent in 2015.
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Some farmers already report losses of 90 to 100 percent.
Staples like wheat lose protein when they grow in more carbon dioxide.
Pothead Candies Weren’t Meant to Promote Pot Smoking; Vitamins Linked to Higher Mortality Rate in Older Women
Plus: Higher peanut-butter prices are coming; and there may be better tasting chocolate lurking in the jungles of Peru, all in our morning news roundup.
Plus: BYOB rules go on the ballot in Ocean City, N.J.; and Vice President Joe Biden helps boost the popularity of pig intestines in Beijing, all in our morning news roundup.
Brewerytown-Based Farm Boasts a Bumper Crop; Al Qaeda-Linked Jihadists Block Food Aid For Starving Somalis
Plus: Fat Duck chef Heston Blumenthal has left his wife; and a new preservative could keep vegetables fresh without refrigeration, all in our morning news roundup.
Plus: research shows restaurants often under-report calorie counts for most dishes; and a cult-favorite New Orleans restaurateur succumbs to cancer, all in our morning news roundup.
Police Apprehend Two Men Suspected of Weekend Violence Outside an Old City Bar; Cold Spring Weather Makes Corn and Wheat Yields Smaller and Pricier
Plus: Consumers in wealthier countries waste a lot of food; and eaters consume less when their food is cut up into small pieces, all in our morning news roundup.
Plus: Domino's "tweaked" its chicken wings; and chilly temperatures in Mexico are inflating US food costs, all in our morning news roundup.
Plus you can thank blood sausage for Christmas, and U.S. restaurant chains stand to gain from crossing into Canada, all in our morning news roundup.
Plus: record crops of shrimp and corn, and kosher food's rise in popularity, all in our morning news roundup.
Eli Zabar in Amagansett, a lizard in a salad, and more, in our morning news roundup.
Plus Gael Greene's decadent creation for Serendipity, Rocco DiSpirito's ideal summer day, and more, in our morning digest of news and gossip.
The world's leaders are more concerned with feeding their people than resolving the economic crisis, a car accident damaged a Subway location, and Domino's and Pizza Hut are facing hard times.