Monthly Archives: January 2013

January 18, 2013

Climate shocks cause price shocks

Since humans became farmers about 10,000 years ago, they have been weather dependent – harvests rely upon a good equilibrium between rain and sun. Then as now, unpredictable climate shocks significantly affect the main cereals (wheat, corn, rice, soja), fruits and vegetables and, indirectly, cattle and [&hellip…