Tag Archive: Increase in Food Costs

Worst Texas Drought in 44 Years Damaging Wheat Crop, Reducing Cattle Herds

The worst Texas drought in 44 years is damaging the state‚Äôs wheat crop and forcing ranchers to reduce cattle herds, as rising demand for U.S. food sends grain and meat prices higher. Texas,… Continue reading

Food prices hit highs as oil rises

WORLD food prices have hit new records and oil price spikes could push them even higher, the UN food agency warned as unrest in the Middle East and North Africa hits markets. The… Continue reading