FYI: Of Global Interest

• Rising food costs means Europe is close to capitulating on GM produce. [Reuters]

• We have the technology - so why can’t we find the salmonella? [WaPo]

• Coca-Cola paying out $137.5 million to settle a shareholder lawsuit . [Tribune/AP]

• D-8 on the food crisis: Right up there with oil in the “grave threats” category . [NYT/AP]

• G-8 on the food crisis: Planning to “discuss the subject more in the afternoon.” [NYT/AP]


FYI: Of Global Interest