So everyone out there who has been remotely paying attention to the news knows there are going to be high fuel and food prices coming because of the drought and aflatoxin contamination. My question is; what is everyone doing to prepare for the higher prices and possible shortages?
Please leave comments on what you are doing or what you could do.
Mold Poses Latest Threat to U.S. Corn Crop | Fox Business
The mold, which thrived in the hot, dry weather that withered corn plants, can lead to the presence of aflatoxin, a carcinogen that is toxic to animals and humans at high levels. Grain elevators and processors are vigorously testing for aflatoxin this summer.
The issue is creating another headache for farmers grappling with the nation’s worst drought in decades. In some cases, grain elevators and processors such as Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM) are rejecting farmers’ corn shipments.
full article: Mold Poses Latest Threat to U.S. Corn Crop | Fox Business