The EU's biggest wheat crop may not be as plentiful as once though with goverment officials predicting a drop of 800,000 tons.
Washington State University researchers say ancestral exposures to the pesticide methoxychlor may lead to adult onset kidney disease, ovarian disease and obesity in future generations.
UN says more support urgently needed to tackle growing food insecurity in the Sahel.
Danone has been hit by a range of factors causing its first half earnings for 2014 to be down by 20%.
The Food Standards Agency is investigating chicken processing facilities after whistleblowers uncover the potential spread of campylobacter bacteria whilst supermarkets lauch own emergency investigation.