Food Wars

Obama Admin Makes New Rules on Grains, Breweries Rebel

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Warner Todd Huston BreitBart.com 16 Apr 2014 For generations brewers have been selling leftover brewing grains to farmers to feed to their livestock, but now the feds want to interfere and make that transaction harder and more expensive, a move that will drive up the costs of both beer and food. But America’s... »

Soaring Food Inflation Full Frontal: Beef, Pork And Shrimp Prices Soar To Record Highs

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/15/2014 We previously noted that both beef and pork (courtesy of the affectionately named Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus) prices have been reaching new all time highs on an almost daily basis. It is time to update the chart. Below we show what a world in which the Fed is constantly... »

The Perfect Storm – Grow Local or Grow Hungry?

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
By Paul Martin

Jamie Lee WakingTimes.com April 14, 2014 Most of us who live in the United States have always assumed that our food would be available in abundance at our commercial grocery stores at affordable prices, at least for the past three generations. Most have never spent a thought about what they would do if their... »

GIVE UP MEAT, COAL, OIL, ECONOMIC GROWTH AND NATIONAL SOVEREIGNTY – ORDERS NEW IPCC CLIMATE REPORT

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

by JAMES DELINGPOLE BreitBart.com 14 Apr 2014 The United Nations (UN) has delivered its latest verdict on the measures necessary to save the world from global warming and the news is as grim as it is predictable and wearisomely familiar: More regulation from “experts”, technocrats and bureaucrats at supranational organisations, such as the one... »

Food Stamp Recipients Outnumber Women Who Work Full-Time

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Terence P. Jeffrey CNSNews.com April 14, 2014 People participating in the food stamp program outnumbered the women who worked full-time, year-round in the United States in 2012, according to data from the Department of Agriculture and the Census Bureau. In the average month of 2012, according to the Department of Agriculture, there were... »

US students battle hunger because of food stamps backlog

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

Voiceofrussia.com 14 April 2014 Although a “food insecurity” problem – a lack of nutritional food – is not typically associated with US students, it has already become an alarming signal for college administrators who see more and more hungry students, especially those from low-income families. An unreasonable amount of time needed to receive food... »

California drought points to next food-price shock

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

BY JAMES GREIFF MiamiHerald.com Sunday, 04.13.14 Drought in the United States, past and present, might make 2014 one of the more volatile years for food prices and supplies globally. U.S. consumers may get a preview of what’s coming at the salad bar. The main culprit is the parched land of California’s Central Valley, which... »

Drought And Disease Surge Food Prices To New Record

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

Daniel Jennings SurvivalBackpack.us April 14, 2014 The United States is facing a serious shortage of beef and pork that has led to major increases in food process that likely will get only worse. Beef prices have hit an all-time high in part because the Californiamega-drought has reduced cattle herds to the same size they... »

Palladium, Gas And Wheat Surge On Russian Supply Fears

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

GoldCore GoldSeek.com Monday, 14 April 2014 Relations between Russia and the West are at their worst since the Cold War. Some Western governments believe Russia is preparing to take control of eastern Ukraine. The United States is prepared to step up sanctions against Moscow if pro-Russian military actions in eastern Ukraine continue, a senior... »

What’s With The Massive Grain Movement Activity? This is huge!

Monday, April 14, 2014
By Paul Martin

SteveQuayle.com Apr 14, 2014 Last Week on Route 20 Northwestern Nebraska, Massive movement of grain semi’s occured. Every elevator had nearly traffic jams of grain semi’s loading up. I’ve lived here 20 yrs now and never saw anything like this. They went south by my place on route 87 non stop during the nite.... »