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Global food prices index soars 10% in July: World Bank sound the alarm

Friday, August 31st 2012 - 04:46 UTC
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Global food prices soared by 10% in July from a month ago, with maize and soybean reaching all-time peaks due to an unprecedented summer of droughts and high temperatures in both the United States and Eastern Europe, according to the World Bank Group’s latest Food Price Watch report. Read full article

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  • vestias

    Equanto houver governos globais apoiar as grandes unidades de monoprodução agricola e destruirem as pequenas unidades de produção agricola os preços dos alimentos continuam a subir

    Aug 31st, 2012 - 10:48 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Yuleno

    And dispossess other of land on which they produce food and rear meat because the control of food must not be left with people.It is not an area for capital exploitation when it's in private hands.

    Aug 31st, 2012 - 11:22 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • British_Kirchnerist

    YThis should be good for the Argentine economy, and Cristina =) Just hope theres no food crises elsewhere in the world...

    Aug 31st, 2012 - 01:26 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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