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Experts: Food Prices Will Soar Leading To Political, Civil Unrest

EXPERTS: FOOD PRICES WILL SOAR LEADING TO POLITICAL, CIVIL UNREST

Midwest droughts, growing unrest in the Middle East have prognosticators worried

AFP
By Keith Johnson
OCTOBER 02, 2012

The worst U.S. drought since 1936 has devastated crops and livestock across the country and opened the floodgates to opportunists hawking genetically modified (GM) seed products. Worse yet, socioeconomic experts now predict that the world may be less than one year away from a catastrophic food crisis that could lead to even more political instability and civil unrest.

Meanwhile, consumers are bracing for a harsh winter as food prices begin their rise to unprecedented levels. Meat and dairy products, which account for 52% of the world’s food basket, are expected to become far more expensive over the next several months as farmers around the globe continue to slaughter millions of hogs, dairy cows and steers because they cannot afford the corn and soybean products used to make feed. It has gotten so bad that, in several cases, farmers have even been adding candy to cattle feed because of rising grain prices.

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"News" serves two purposes,

"News" serves two purposes, one or the other depending on the event:

To warn -- because what it's warning about will happen.

To inform -- because what it's informing about happened.

This story fits the second purpose. Feeding candy to cows is old news. Do some research, and you'll find out candy isn't the only ill fated diet livestock have eaten.

School's fine. Just don't let it get in the way of thinking. -Me

Study nature, not books. -Walton Forest Dutton, MD, in his 1916 book whose subject is origin (therefore what all healing methods involve and count on), simple and powerful.

Gummy worms...according to Reuters.

"It has gotten so bad that, in several cases, farmers have even been adding candy to cattle feed because of rising grain prices."

Sweet times for cows as gummy worms replace costly corn feed

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/09/23/us-usa-cattle-cand...