India

'It's about our existence': India's protesting farmers

Indian farmers to demand government support for agriculture sector with bills for debt relief and to set minimum prices.

Against backdrop of suicides and debt, farmers demand action

Australia

Australia warns of 'hotter than normal' summer raising fire risk

Prediction comes as forest fires force evacuations in Queensland and country's farmers battle drought.

Australia warns of 'hotter than normal' summer raising fire risk

In the Field

In the grip of drought: Should Australia's farmers be subsidised?

We speak to eastern Australian farmers in need of financial aid and those who claim there are better solutions.

Counting the Cost

Khashoggi case: What's next for Saudi Arabia's economic dream?

Investors publicly distance themselves from Saudi Arabia after the Khashoggi case sparks an international outcry.

Special series

World Food Day: Must-Watch Documentaries

From South Korea's Kimchi craze to Egypt's breadline - Al Jazeera's documentary picks for World Food Day, and every day.

World Food Day: Must-Watch Documentaries

Latin America

El Salvador's disappearing farmers

Salvadoran youth are abandoning the countryside, leaving behind an increasingly aging population of farmers.

El Salvador's disappearing farmers

Africa

Rwanda's slow-brewing love affair with coffee

Despite its important role in the economy, coffee isn't part of daily life for most Rwandans but things are changing.

Rwanda's reluctant love affair with coffee

US & Canada

Canadian dairy a sticking point in NAFTA negotiations

Canadian dairy farmers fear their industry will be in danger if the government gives in to US demands.

Asia Pacific

Thailand government reconsiders pesticide use

Thailand’s government is reconsidering the use of three toxic weed killers, one of which, paraquat, is already banned in more than 30 countries.

Europe

How Spain's traditional grazing methods prevent wildfires

In southwest Spain, sheep and goat grazing creates natural firebreaks in the landscape, but as shepherding becomes less popular, the number of fires is increasing.

Middle East

Iraq's farmers hit hard by crippling water shortages

With one in five Iraqis working as farmers, crippling water shortages have pushed many to find alternative employment.

Iraq's farmers hit hard by water shortages

Africa

South Africa moving to expropriate white farmers' land

Country's president says ruling party to push ahead with plans to redistribute land, without compensation for white farmers, widening concerns.

Counting the Cost

The cost of chocolate

How the biggest producers of cocoa beans are struggling to afford the very commodity that supports their economies.

Earthrise

Life in the urban jungle: Can Australia save its koalas?

We travel to Brisbane to meet scientists and volunteers trying to prevent the extinction of Australia's iconic koala.

Life in the urban jungle: Can Australia save its koalas?

Earthrise

Test-tube burgers and the future of meat

A look at advances in the development of lab meat that may provide carnivores with their dinners in the future.

Test-tube burgers and the future of meat