The Global Food Shortage: Stock Up Now
This theme may not be new but has gained momentum as of late. All over the news there are stories of rising food prices, shortages and even ensuing riots. The Wall Street Journal is now one amongst many that are advising people to stock up on basic food items as a hedge against continuing rising prices and possible shortages. The WSJ article does a good job of describing the dynamics of this complex situation and shows how we are all connected and affected by a global food economy.
From The WSJ: