UK Sleepwalking Into Food Crisis As Fresh Produce Set To Vanish From Supermarkets

Compared with this time last year, European gas prices are up a mindboggling 500%

Fertilizer prices have tripled since last year, along with soaring prices for packaging, diesel, freight, labor, and everything related to running a grow operation.

To give an idea of just how bad the situation is, the Valley Growers Association, whose members produce about 75% of Britain’s cucumber and sweet pepper crop, said 90% of farmers didn’t plant in January. Others said they would not grow with elevated gas prices.

Zerohedge UK Sleepwalking Into Food Crisis As Fresh Produce Set To Vanish From Supermarkets

https://www.zerohedge.com/commodities/uk-sleepwalking-food-crisis-fresh-produce-set-vanish-supermarkets

On top of that, all natural gas may be cut off if Russia does not get rubles in payment, per Putin… triggering massive negative consequences for all of the EU, and the rest of the world.