Food and drink
  • The Supreme Court said that an Indiana farmer violated Monsanto Co.'s patents on soybean seeds that are resistant to its weed-killer.

    Activists protest against agricultural biotech company Monsanto outside the White House on March 27, 2013 in Washington, DC.
    LAST UPDATE : May 13, 2013, 2:55 PM EDT
  • A woman peels cassava to make cassava flour in a Market in Lagos, Nigeria on May 3, 2013

    Scientists say a disease destroying entire crops of cassava has spread out of East Africa into the heart of the continent.

    LAST UPDATE : May 07, 2013, 3:30 PM EDT