Monday, March 31, 2008
Sorry, I missed including this one in the weekly round-up. We all know that corn prices rose sharply with all the ethanol hoopla, causing increases in the price of milk and a myriad of groceries. Then wheat prices rose in sympathy, bringing their own increases. Now comes word that rice hit an all time high last Thursday, sparking fears of unrest. Some of the poorest places on the planet depend on the staple, including.... Article here.