Latest Turf battles hinder U.S. efforts to thwart smugglers Typhoon-hit Philippine farmers receive first emergency seeds

Reuters Alertnet (Dec. 17, 2013) | One month after Typhoon Haiyan struck a devastating blow to the Philippines, farmers who lost essential crops and supplies are receiving the first wave of emergency seeds, restoring hope for a productive planting season and much-needed food for the coming year.