UncensoredNews.US --> All News --> US News --> Issues --> Food Price Increases

Food Price Increases


     


                 

Child Categories

You can click into the child category which interests you. The top level articles are listed below the subcategories.

Top Level Articles

1.  Will climate-change-driven temporal variation in precipitation affect crop yields and reactive nitrogen losses?  

2022-09-25


View In: Food Price Increases
Climate change (e.g., global warming) is intensifying the global water cycle and the temporal variation of precipitation has increased significantly. The distribution of precipitation is more uneven over time, and drought and flood events occurred more frequently. This unstable variability in precipitation is particularly negative for crop growth.

2.  “People can hardly afford to eat”: US inflation continues to hammer workers  

2022-08-11


World Socialist Web Site
View In: Food Price Increases
While the White House and sections of the corporate media seized on the latest inflation data to claim that price increases are easing up, anger continues to build among workers over the soaring cost of living.

3.  Commodity Profile: Wheat  

2022-08-08


Carbon Brief
View In: Food Price Increases
In the first of a new series explaining how key agricultural commodities are affected by... The post Commodity Profile: Wheat appeared first on Carbon Brief.

4.  UN: 2.3 billion people severely or moderately hungry in 2021  

2022-07-06


View In: Food Price Increases
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — World hunger rose in 2021, with around 2.3 billion people facing moderate or severe difficulty obtaining enough to eat -- and that was before the Ukraine war, which has sparked increases in the cost of grain, fertilizer and energy, according to a U.N.

5.  Feed humans before livestock - WWF  

2022-07-04


The Ecologist
View In: Food Price Increases
Feed humans before livestock - WWF Channel News brendan 4th July 2022 Teaser Media

6.  Here’s The Latest Data On Climate And Food And It’s Not Good  

2022-07-03


View In: Food Price Increases
Challenges abound as industrial agriculture is threatened by access to key resources from water to healthy soils.

7.  “It Is Very Serious”: War And Weather Threaten To Send Food Prices Even Higher  

2022-07-01


ZeroHedge News
View In: Food Price Increases
“It Is Very Serious”: War And Weather Threaten To Send Food Prices Even Higher US agriculture executives are warning that war and extreme weather have put global food supplies in danger as skyrocketing food prices have led to shortages and protests worldwide. “We’ve actually got two crises,“ Erik Fyrwald...

8.  Soaring Food and Energy Prices Drive Inflation Higher in May  

2022-06-13


Counter Punch
View In: Food Price Increases
The May report is mostly bad news. The jump in energy and food prices were expected, nonetheless it will hit consumers hard. It seems likely that the rise in interest rates and slower growth will reverse price increases in more areas soon, notably cars, but it has not happened yet. Soaring energy an...

9.  Ellen Brown: The Food Shortage Solution in Your Own Backyard  

2022-06-08


scheerpost.com
View In: Food Price Increases
While the global food systems we depend on come under increasing strain, there’s a solution to the growing crisis that most Americans can find in their own backyards–or front lawns.

10.  Food, Famine, and War  

2022-06-07


Left Voice
View In: Food Price Increases
If anything proves that famine and food insecurity are man-made, it is the current food crisis that is putting millions globally close to starvation. The post Food, Famine, and War appeared first on Left Voice.

11.  As Food Protectionism Spreads, India Limits Sugar Exports, Malaysia Halts Chicken Sales  

2022-05-25


ZeroHedge News
View In: Food Price Increases
As Food Protectionism Spreads, India Limits Sugar Exports, Malaysia Halts Chicken Sales Tuesday was a jammed-packed day for food protectionism developments across Asia. India announced a sugar export ban, and Malaysia halted shipments of chicken. Like many others in the region, both countries suffe...

12.  The Victory Garden.  

2022-05-24


Robert Malone
View In: Food Price Increases
Don’t just Consume, Produce. Our parents did it, and so can we.

13.  The banks collapsed in 2008 – and our food system is about to do the same | George Monbiot  

2022-05-19


The Guardian
View In: Food Price Increases
Massive food producers hold too much power – and the regulators scarcely understand what is happening. Sound familiar?For the past few years, scientists have been frantically sounding an alarm that governments refuse to hear: the global food system is beginning to look like the global financial syste...

15.  The Energy/Food Crisis Is Far Worse Than Most Americans Realize  

2022-05-17


Popular Resistance
View In: Food Price Increases
Everyone who owns a gasoline-burning car has noticed that fuel prices have shot up in recent weeks. And most of us have read headlines about high energy prices driving inflation. But very few Americans have any inkling just how profound the current energy crisis already is, and is about to become. Thi...

16.  Why skyrocketing food prices will go from bad to worse: journalist  

2022-05-17


Alternet.org
View In: Food Price Increases
The COVID-19 pandemic has often been cited as a major cause of ever-rising food prices, and economists are warning that the war in Ukraine will be a major factor as well. Ukraine, because of all its agriculture, is known as “the breadbasket of the world.” And millions of refugees have fled that war-tor...

18.  The Federal Crop Insurance Program Needs Reform  

2022-05-12


Counter Punch
View In: Food Price Increases
MINNEAPOLIS Crop insurance premium subsidies in the Mississippi River region cost taxpayers almost $39.5 billion between 2001 and 2020, a new Environmental Working Group analysis of Department of Agriculture data finds. Total premium subsidies increased during that 20-year period by almost 260 percen...

19.  'Avoidable Tragedy': Rich Nation Failures Blamed as Global Hunger Hits Record High  

2022-05-04


Common Dreams - Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community
View In: Food Price Increases
“Rich countries can save millions of people if they immediately fund the U.N. global appeals,” said an Oxfam campaigner. “They can save lives now.“

20.  Will You Starve to Death This Year?  

2022-05-02


Peak Prosperity
View In: Food Price Increases
The economy does not produce energy. It uses energy. It depends on energy. No energy = no economy. It’s a very simple equation really, and one that is easily intuited. But somehow, we have unserious people making unserious decisions that will have entirely serious consequences and I’d like you to avoi...

21.  “We Are On The Precipice Of A Global Food Crisis,” Goya Foods CEO Warns  

2022-04-29


ZeroHedge News
View In: Food Price Increases
“We Are On The Precipice Of A Global Food Crisis,” Goya Foods CEO Warns  The effects of pandemic lockdowns, related supply chain strains, and conflict in Ukraine are wreaking havoc on the world's agricultural system. Readers have heard the likes of the UN warning that Middle Eastern countries are a...

22.  3 Factors Which Are About To Make The Coming Food Shortages Even Worse  

2022-04-19


ZeroHedge News
View In: Food Price Increases
3 Factors Which Are About To Make The Coming Food Shortages Even Worse Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, A confluence of circumstances has come together to create a “perfect storm” for global food production, and now that “perfect storm” is about to get even worse.  For month...

23.  Why much of California’s top crop — almonds — has been purchased, but is sitting in storage  

2022-04-04


View In: Food Price Increases
Shipping firms are sending containers back to China empty, leading to a loss of sales for California's almond growers.

25.  Shielding poor children from the looming food crisis  

2022-03-16


NationofChange
View In: Food Price Increases
The war in Ukraine is causing further disruption to the global food supply and making it harder for the world’s poorest households to afford adequate nutrition.

26.  “Media Isn't Warning You” That US Careening Towards Food Crisis - Patriot Powerline  

2022-03-14


View In: Food Price Increases
Share On:Two weeks after the Russia-Ukraine crisis began, the world is quickly moving toward a food crisis that could affect millions of people. A spillover of the crisis could soon spark agricultural mayhem in the US.  The curtailment of agricultural exports from Russia and Ukraine will have dramatic knock-on effects on global food supplies. Both countries are known as the ‘breadbasket of the world’ and are responsible for a quarter of the international wheat trade, about a fifth of corn, and 12% of all calories traded globally. Another major problem is access to fertilizers, as Russia has banned exports of the nutrients. It’s not whether or not there will be a food crisis. It’s how big that crisis will be. We’ve already noted a handful of emerging market countries to monitor as the Russian invasion is choking off grain exports [...]

27.  “Media Isn't Warning You” That US Careening Towards Food Crisis  

2022-03-14


ZeroHedge News
View In: Food Price Increases
“Media Isn't Warning You” That US Careening Towards Food Crisis  Two weeks after the Russia-Ukraine crisis began, the world is quickly moving toward a food crisis that could affect millions of people. A spillover of the crisis could soon spark agricultural mayhem in the US.  The curtailment of agricultura...

28.  Reddit - Dive into anything  

2022-03-06


View In: Food Price Increases
Links about shortage of winter wheat.

29.  Soaring Wheat Prices Leave These Countries Susceptible To Uprisings  

2022-03-05


ZeroHedge News
View In: Food Price Increases
Soaring Wheat Prices Leave These Countries Susceptible To Uprisings  Ukraine is considered the “breadbasket of Europe,” and the Russian invasion is choking off grain exports, sending global food prices to record highs. Grain prices surged to record highs last week as world food prices are now highe...

30.  Record-High Global Food Prices Imminent As Edible Oil Soars  

2022-02-24


ZeroHedge News
View In: Food Price Increases
Record-High Global Food Prices Imminent As Edible Oil Soars Edible oil prices soared this week, prompting fears that record-high food prices could be imminent. On Wednesday, soybean oil futures in Chicago hit their highest levels since 2008, and palm oil, the commodity used in thousands of food products...

31.  Let Them Eat Punditry  

2022-02-14


The Daily Poster
View In: Food Price Increases
Corporate media is sensationalizing food theft, never mentioning the spread of food insecurity and starvation.

32.  Soaring Cooking Oil Prices Could Push Global Food Prices To Record  

2022-02-11


ZeroHedge News
View In: Food Price Increases
Soaring Cooking Oil Prices Could Push Global Food Prices To Record Just days ago, the FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization) Food Price Index (FFPI), a measure of the monthly change in international prices of a basket of food commodities, printed near a record high, a level not seen in more than a decade...

33.  World Food Prices Accelerate In January, Set For Record High  

2022-02-05


ZeroHedge News
View In: Food Price Increases
World Food Prices Accelerate In January, Set For Record High In the last two years, the price of agricultural products has risen sharply. This is reminiscent of 2007 and 2011, and new highs in food prices could be reached later this year.   Food prices continued to accelerate in January. The FAO (Foo...

34.  Farming Insider Warns The Coming Food Shortages Are Going To Be Far Worse Than We're Being Told  

2022-01-31


ZeroHedge News
View In: Food Price Increases
Farming Insider Warns The Coming Food Shortages Are Going To Be Far Worse Than We're Being Told Authored by Michael Snyder via TheMostImportantNews.com, The information that I am about to share with you is extremely alarming, but I have always endeavored to never sugarcoat things for my readers.  Righ...