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Thursday, May 22, 2008

Rising prices...

Oil today reaching record price.
Food prices up...

Some resources for the rising cost of food and some related issues.

A BBC ARTICLE on the benefits to arable farmers who have been through a lean time in some cases.

Some graphics on the rises of certain foodstuffs (BBC)

The BBC again, this time with stories of 6 FAMILIES in different countries and how they are coping with the price increase.

The impact is already being seen, with consumers in Liberia switching from rice to pasta... What are we going to have to give up ? How will tastes have to change ?

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