A global food shortage “catastrophe” is unfolding, warns UN chief

Is the world about to enter a time of great trouble that includes mass starvation? According to United Nations chief Antonio Guterres, the answer is yes. Speaking about the unprecedented food shortages that are being blamed on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and “climate change,” Guterres warned listeners at a recent meeting that an “unprecedented global hunger crisis” is currently … Continue reading A global food shortage “catastrophe” is unfolding, warns UN chief

Food shortages could be as deadly as the next pandemic

Two experts claimed that the ongoing food shortages in different parts of the world could be as deadly as the next pandemic. Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria Executive Director Peter Sands remarked that food shortages could prove to be the next worldwide health crisis. “It’s not as well-defined as some brand new pathogen … Continue reading Food shortages could be as deadly as the next pandemic

ENGINEERED FAMINE: California diverting water flows into the ocean, depriving rice farmers of necessary irrigation to grow food

All across California, residents are being told to scrimp and save water because of historic drought conditions. Meanwhile, state officials are dumping freshwater into the ocean while intentionally depriving rice farmers of the water they need to grow food. Colusa County in Northern California is the top producer of rice in the Sacramento Valley. The area generates … Continue reading ENGINEERED FAMINE: California diverting water flows into the ocean, depriving rice farmers of necessary irrigation to grow food

Britain using Ukraine conflict as excuse to push for legalizing gene-edited Frankenfood

Genetically engineered food is heavily restricted in the United Kingdom, and for good reason. But a new bill being pushed in Parliament right now could sidestep these restrictions using the Ukraine conflict as an excuse. Gene-edited crops differ from standard genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, in that their own DNA code is modified as opposed to be … Continue reading Britain using Ukraine conflict as excuse to push for legalizing gene-edited Frankenfood

Apocalyptic global food crisis has already begun

The global food crisis that many have warned about is already here. Millions of people around the world will be seriously hungry, but what everyone is experiencing right now is just a small part of the problem and things will be much worse before the end of the year, according to some experts. For instance, Gro Intelligence … Continue reading Apocalyptic global food crisis has already begun

Usual GMO suspects seize upon engineered Ukraine food crisis to demand more genetically engineered crops

Right on cue, the biotechnology industry is seizing upon the new manufactured food crisis to push for more genetic engineering in global agriculture. In order to solve the broken food supply chain, says George Eustice, Great Britain’s Environment Secretary, “gene-edited” crops will need to be grown and their yields brought to market as quickly as possible. In … Continue reading Usual GMO suspects seize upon engineered Ukraine food crisis to demand more genetically engineered crops

India cuts off wheat exports amid skyrocketing prices, destructive heatwave

The world’s second-largest wheat producer has banned exports of the crop from here on out as prices continue to rise and a massive heatwave is destroying crops. Indian officials announced the ban on Saturday, just a few days after claiming the country was on target to see record shipments this year. They say it is needed because of … Continue reading India cuts off wheat exports amid skyrocketing prices, destructive heatwave

“Apocalyptic” global food shortages soon to come, warns Bank of England

Governments of the world are apparently out of options when it comes to addressing the food shortage and inflation crisis, which the Bank of England now says is going to become “apocalyptic.” Andrew Bailey, the current governor of the British central bank, says that he is “helpless” to stop food prices from rising and food from disappearing … Continue reading “Apocalyptic” global food shortages soon to come, warns Bank of England

USDA: 69% of total U.S. winter wheat production currently in drought zones… sharp decline in yields right around the corner

Only 32 percent of the winter wheat crop in the United States received a “good” or “excellent” rating from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), new reports show. While this represents a slight increase of two points compared to a week ago, the figure is far behind 2021’s 53 percent rating, illustrating just how bad America’s … Continue reading USDA: 69% of total U.S. winter wheat production currently in drought zones… sharp decline in yields right around the corner

Global rice production to plunge by 10%, hundreds of millions to be affected

The world’s largest rice-producing countries are having difficulties planting their normal crop this year due to soaring fertilizer prices, which the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) warned could send harvests plunging by as much as 10 percent next season. China, India, Bangladesh, Indonesia, and Vietnam are all struggling to keep up with fertilizer inflation, which on … Continue reading Global rice production to plunge by 10%, hundreds of millions to be affected