When farmers are deprived of important tools to control pest pressure, yields suffer. Lower yields means there’s less supply and thus higher prices.
Agriculture needs a global economy. We need the rest of the world to build pieces of products for us. We need the rest of the world to buy our products.
With milk being dumped in recent weeks, cattle unable to find markets, and companies such as Tyson Foods issuing warnings about the future of our food supply, presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden took a jab at the president by saying that the U.S. is not currently facing a food shortage problem but rather “a leadership […]