4. Global warming and other factors push up food prices

May 2011
Food & Environment Electronic Digest;May2011, p4
The article discusses various factors that result in increasing food prices in the U.S. One of the factor that contributes to the increase in food prices is rapid increasing world population. Another factor that results in price rise is flooding and droughts that causes poor harvests around the world. Yet another factor is increasing demand for biofuels energy.


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