20 Signs That A Horrific Global Food Crisis Is Coming

(The Economic Collapse) In case you haven’t noticed, the world is on the verge of a horrific global food crisis.  At some point, this crisis will affect you and your family.  It may not be today, and it may not be tomorrow, but it is going to happen.  Crazy weather and horrifying natural disasters have played havoc with agricultural production in many areas of the globe over the past couple of years.  Meanwhile, the price of oil has begun to skyrocket.  The entire global economy is predicated on the ability to use massive amounts of inexpensive oil to cheaply produce food and other goods and transport them over vast distances. read more

More American paranoia? The artical gets worse the more you read. It still doesn’t hurt to buy the odd 10kg bag of rice to store away. With “container gardening” limited space to grow fruit and vegetables works for us. The problem in desperate times would be keeping those bugger thieves away.


Report Spur-throated locust sightings

locust-plague.jpg(TheLand) PASTURE and crops throughout north-west NSW face a serious threat from the biggest outbreak of the unusual Spur-throated locust in more than 40 years. Farmers have reported damage to pasture, corn, cotton, citrus, legumes, and sorghum, around Narromine, Nyngan, Bourke, Walgett, Collarenebri and Warren. NSW Primary Industries Minister, Steve Whan, said the outbreak came off the back of a wet, warm and humid season. “The much larger Spur-throated locust is a ferocious eater and can completely destroy a crop overnight,” he said. “Spur-throated locusts are mainly a tropical species of Queensland and Northern Territory and do not normally reach plague proportions in NSW.” read more

Put ya Bibles down, but be ready again to feel food price hikes hit the wallet.

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