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Catastrophic Fall in 2009 Global Food Production

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Global Research, February 10, 2009

The countries that make up two thirds of the world’s agricultural output are experiencing drought conditions. Whether you watch a video of the drought in China, Australia, Africa, South America, or the US , the scene will be the same: misery, ruined crop, and dying cattle. –more–

Also see:

Graph of wheat prices, Guardian

Food is going to be scarcer, and Russia has only shown us how weak we are: Guardian and Times (UK)

BBC: Prime Minister tells British; Stop wasting food


Written by morris

February 11, 2009 at 6:02 pm

Posted in Environment, food, Meltdown

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