Wheat prices have soared this week, but market watches say global production may stave off shortages for now.
High bread prices have helped topple governments in the region.
Together, Russia and Ukraine supply a large part the world's wheat and corn exports.
Many Washington and Idaho wheat farmers are struggling this year because of a crop problem that’s eating away the starch inside kernels.
Low wheat, corn and soybean prices mean another bad year for many Midwest farmers.
As one of the world's biggest agricultural exporter, the drought in the U.S. could impact food prices worldwide. In recent years, high food prices have initiated destabilization of the Middle East as well as Haiti.
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