Bacterial infection is the likely cause of resin canal discolouration in Australian mangoes, which is estimated to cost the NT mango industry between $5m and $10m per year.
Biosecurity New Zealand has studied over 130,000 honey bees from 300 samples taken throughout New Zealand as part of the Bee Pathogen Programme.
Move over sci-fi — interspecies communication is already going on in your gut and it's the bacteria, not you, that are the boss.
A Californian study found poor mental health is linked with an unhealthy diet, regardless of personal characteristics such as gender, education, age, marital status and income level.
Evidence has been found connecting food allergies (but not other allergies) and relapses of multiple sclerosis.
100 new species of gut bacteria are making the gut microbiome more interesting.
Nestlé, Bühler and Givaudan have launched the Future Food Initiative, a joint research program which encourages food and nutrition research in areas relevant to consumer trends and sustainability.
Most of us, including medical professionals, have never heard of FPIES and so this poorly understood food allergy is often misdiagnosed.
The increasing number of 'food shocks' — sudden losses in food production — caused by extreme weather, overfishing and geopolitical crises pose significant threats to global food security.
Tired of egg farming? Now you could put chicken expertise to a new use — drug manufacturing.
Consumers can now make healthier food choices using FSANZ's refreshed nutrient database, where they can look up how much fibre is in dates or the amount of caffeine in chocolate.
The Australian ginger industry is going through a period of change, with a new AgriFutures panel chair and R&D investment focused on innovative agtech.
There is risk in nearly everything we eat.