Wheat prices have soared this week, but market watches say global production may stave off shortages for now.
In many countries, including Egypt, staples like bread have become much more expensive and harder to come by.
Nan Kohler of Grist & Toll says she's thinking outside the box to deal with challenges from the pandemic and rising inflation.
High bread prices have helped topple governments in the region.
The Biden administration is examining the role market consolidation may play in the cost of seeds, fertilizer and other agricultural supplies.
More than a quarter of the world's wheat exports come from Ukraine and Russia. Disruptions will affect the Middle East and North Africa most.
Together, Russia and Ukraine supply a large part the world's wheat and corn exports.
U.S. farmers who are caught up in the wider U.S., China and Mexico trade disputes are expected to get details today on a $12 billion aid package to help offset the effects of retaliatory tariffs. Farmers have been watching prices drop for milk, wheat, soybeans and more, and they don’t even know how to calculate […]