Moo-to-you may become moot-to-you
Nearly 18,000 people wrote the government over the summer and fall to protest arcane new rules that may kill off the iconic Smith Brothers Dairy, as well as two other family-owned Northwest milk farms. But that eye-popping opposition from the public had no effect on the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Colombian Indians Create Soda from Coca
A new soft drink made in Colombia may not be cola, but it's definitely coca. A Nasa Indian company in southern Colombia has created a golden, carbonated drink made from coca leaf extract, and they plan to market it as an alternative to Coca-Cola.
Sara Lee to cut 100 jobs at St. Joseph plant
Sara Lee Foods has announced that about 100 jobs will be eliminated from its St. Joseph, Mo. plant next year when a production line is moved to another plant in New London, Wis.