Food Security

Two men on horses driving herd of cattle in pasture (© Alexandre Meneghini/AP Images)

U.S. and Brazil partner to tackle global food issues

Animal scientists from the University of São Paulo and Virginia Tech share their research on how to improve animal productivity, reproduction and welfare.
Wheat stalks in front of combine (© AP Images)

U.S. farmers feed the world

American farmers are selling more of their high-quality products to the rest of the world than ever before in the history of U.S. agriculture.
People looking at a large green tractor inside an exhibit hall (© Robert Lever/AFP/Getty Images)

A ‘thinking tractor’ and other smart farm gadgets

To feed the world's growing population, American farmers can look to smart technology using artificial intelligence and robotics to help boost crop yields.
People in processing plant wearing protective clothing (© Tyrone Turner)

Safety comes first for U.S. food and drug exports

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visits Iowa March 3-4 to highlight American farm products. Read about the exacting standards of the U.S. inspection system.
Convoy of trucks transporting humanitarian aid to Venezuela (© Fernando Vergara/AP Images)

U.S. delivers more humanitarian aid to Venezuelan border

Humanitarian aid from the United States is arriving at the Colombia-Venezuela border, awaiting distribution to needy Venezuelans.
Two small children looking at bowl of food (© Eraldo Peres/AP Images)video

The plight of Venezuelan children [video]

Due to the corruption and mismanagement of Maduro and his cronies, the children of Venezuela have suffered and starved over the past several years.
Woman standing by USAID sign holding baby (© Christine Armario/AP Images)

U.S. aid will help feed Venezuelans

The humanitarian crisis in Venezuela has led to a shortage of food and medical supplies, causing millions of people to go hungry and flee their homes.
Photo of people in tent city with text saying how many have left Venezuela (State Dept.)video

U.S. readies aid to Venezuelans [video]

Secretary Pompeo reaffirms U.S. support to the victims of the socialist Nicolás Maduro regime in Venezuela.
People lining up on the roadway with their belongings (© Fernando Vergara/AP Images)

U.S. supports the Venezuelan people [shareables]

These statistics show the ongoing suffering and difficulties endured by the Venezuelan people under the corrupt regime of Nicolás Maduro.