The Morning Brew: Thursday, 7.31




Executives from the food industry are set to testify before Congress today. Food safety is on the agenda, and increased regulation just might be on the table. (New York Times)

Disputes over agricultural policy -- specifically: the desire of both China and India to protect domestic farmers -- has caused world-trade talks to collapse. (New York Times)

The threat of famine remains in North Korea. (Guardian)

- Ian Froeb