The Morning Brew: Wednesday, 4.30



India slaps a heavy duty on basmati rice exports to combat rising food costs. (AP)

Saving endangered species, plants as well as animals, by eating them. (New York Times)

A group of scientists urge a halt to biofuels in order to combat hunger. (AP)

The latest on New York City's efforts to force chain restaurants to post calorie counts with their menus. (AFP)

-Ian Froeb