Update (0915ET): Bond King Jeffrey Gundlach summed up the idiocy of The White House's spokesperson perfectly: "...if you take out the items that are up a lot, troubling grocery inflation would be lower."
Consultation on changes to the Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) to support farmers through the agricultural transition period has been launched.
Sri Lanka has declared a state of emergency as the food crisis worsened after private banks ran out of foreign exchange to finance imports.
After decades of low inflation and relatively cheap food prices, those days appear over as food inflation soars worldwide. The latest observation that food prices are out of control is in Australia.
Learn ahead of time what commodities may likely go higher in price soon due to scarcity.
Science fiction has long floated the idea of a device that can produce any kind of object one can imagine. Star Trek called it a replicator, while other writers have referred to it as a Santa Claus Machine.
Tyson Foods Inc., the top chicken producer in the U.S., confirmed in an earnings call that food inflation continues to push prices higher.
Crippling food shortages exacerbated by government policies in North Korea have caused widespread illness as thousands are forced to survive on so-called "wild foods" such as grass and tree bark
Will this cause more food shortages? A fungus called phytophthora is infecting commercial and home vegetable gardens across the country. Here's how to diagnose and treat it in your own garden.
...and Food Processing Plants . Are we headed for a full-on famine? Between fires, droughts, and foreign entities buying American farmland and food processing plants, things are looking worrisome. It's time to get stocked up and make a plan to ride t
As Brazil gets hit repeatedly by unusually low temperatures, destroying crops, the flooding in China, including Henan province -- which accounts for 10% of their grains production -- has damaged wheat, infrastructure, and thousands of large hog farms
We noted on Monday that ping-demic was likely to "lead to food shortages," and that is precisely what is happening today.
Fill 'er up? Be ready to wait in line at least an hour -- assuming the gas station is open, that is.