Food Wars

USAID Top Scientist: “For the first time food production will be limited on a global scale”

Friday, April 18, 2014
By Paul Martin

Jeffrey Green Activist Post.com Friday, April 18, 2014 The U.S. Agency for International Development is a government body in charge of taking taxpayer dollars and doling it out to foreign projects that will theoretically bring humanitarian aid to struggling regions. No matter what one might think about the nobility of such a mission, the... »

Are You Ready For The Price Of Food To More Than Double By The End Of This Decade?

Friday, April 18, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Michael Snyder TheEconomicCollapseBlog.com April 18th, 2014 Do you think that the price of food is high now? Just wait. If current trends continue, many of the most common food items that Americans buy will cost more than twice as much by the end of this decade. Global demand for food continues to rise... »

L.A. News Outlet: Fukushima plume worries to sink fishing industry? Area newspapers “warning readers to avoid eating locally-caught fish” — Homeland Security Center director: Banana has 100 times more radiation (VIDEO)

Thursday, April 17, 2014
By Paul Martin

ENENews.com April 17th, 2014 Neon Tommy (L.A.-based news source, USC’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism), Apr. 16, 2014: Could Radiation Fear Sink The Fishing Industry? — Fisherman Mike McCorkle has been fishing for 60 years and contends that he may be facing his biggest challenge yet. In the past few months he says... »

Eat Your Heart Out, USA—Russia Rejects GMOs!

Thursday, April 17, 2014
By Paul Martin

Catherine J. Frompovich Activist Post.com Thursday, April 17, 2014 If ever there were a war on for one’s allegiance about food philosophies, the U.S.’s apparent main political adversary, Russia, probably would win it hands down. Why? Well, Russia’s Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev is quoted as saying, “If the Americans like to eat GMO products,... »

Food terrorism poses eminent danger to US – agroterrorism experts

Thursday, April 17, 2014
By Paul Martin

Voiceofrussia.com 17 April 2014 Food terrorism poses an eminent danger to the United States, according to antiterrorism specialists. While the need for higher quantities of food is only increasing, the standards for food safety have been at a standstill or worse—nonexistent. The Voice of Russia got to interview three antiterrorism food experts on the... »

Beef, Pork, Shrimp, Eggs, And Now Orange Juice

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/16/2014 Yesterday we reminded those who fear the dreadful deflation ogre and its extreme monetary policy supporting fantasy that food inflation was in fact soaring. Of course, for those that do not eat Beef, Pork, Eggs, or Shrimp – everything’s fine… except today we add yet another ‘staple’ to the... »

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... »