The price of beef is set to skyrocket in the fall as a cattle shortage takes shape. Pastures are dying from the drought and ranchers are selling their cattle rather than buying costly feed.
The nation's Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Okla., reports that tornadoes this year have already claimed more lives than all of last year, possibly making this the deadliest tornado outbreak since the 1974.
Thanks to a program organized by Mississippi State University, preschool children learn about where food comes from.
In Mississippi, M.J. Etua helps students look outside their own world as they participate in a competition against better-funded programs.