07 Mar '12, 3pm

Green Blog: Spike in Food Prices Projected by 2013: A projection cites the diversion of corn crops to ethanol as...

Bloomberg News A driver of higher food prices? Yeast propagation tanks outside an ethanol plant in Underwood, N.D. In 2008 and in 2011, the world was rocked by riots and by revolutions coinciding with spikes in food prices. Now researchers are projecting that by 2013, food prices will soar to unparalleled heights, causing widespread hunger in the most vulnerable populations and social unrest, with an enormous potential for loss of human life. The computer modeling that generated the prediction of a food crisis was first published by the New England Complex Systems Institute in September. The modeling has gained considerable credibility by accurately predicting food prices over the last 10 months. The research indicates that the crucial factors behind food price increases are the conversion of corn crops to ethanol and investor speculation on the agricultural futures market...

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Spike in Food Prices Projected by 2013

green.blogs.nytimes.com 07 Mar '12, 2pm

Bloomberg News A driver of higher food prices? Yeast propagation tanks outside an ethanol plant in Underwood, N.D. In 2008...

Global food prices rose in February from previous month: Food and Agriculture Organisation

Global food prices rose in February from previo...

straitstimes.com 08 Mar '12, 11am

In this Feb 8, 2012 photo, customers buy vegetables from a street vendor in Shanghai, China. Global food prices rose in Fe...

Singapore property market outlook for 2012 and 2013

Singapore property market outlook for 2012 and ...

sg.news.yahoo.com 06 Mar '12, 10am

In 2011, buyers from China were the biggest group of foreign property buyers in Singapore. (Yahoo! file photo) By Dennis N...

CPF Life - new plans from 2013

tankinlian.blogspot.com 09 Mar '12, 1am

From 2013, the Government will be offering only two plans under CPF Life, instead of the four plans that are available now...

Green Blog: What Makes Gasoline Prices Go Up?: ...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 07 Mar '12, 11pm

Energy Information Administration, Petroleum Supply Monthly The United States exported more petroleum products than it imp...

Untitled: Feedback 6+/0- FLEA MARKET PRICES WUH...

sgflea.livejournal.com 09 Mar '12, 12pm

http://crashingdiets.livejournal.com/3188.html#comments FLEA MARKET PRICES WUHU!!!! Trying to clear my clothes so please h...

Subletting of hawker stalls banned to keep food...

soshiok.com 06 Mar '12, 2pm

Following the Government’s announcement last October that 10 new hawker centres would be built in the next decade, seven h...

Subletting banned to keep hawker food prices af...

soshiok.com 06 Mar '12, 2pm

Following the Government’s announcement last October that 10 new hawker centres would be built in the next decade, seven h...

{New Blog Post} Vietnamese Food: The one thing I was very excited about in Vietnam was the food..

{New Blog Post} Vietnamese Food: The one thing ...

storyofbing.com 08 Mar '12, 9pm

The one thing I was very excited about in Vietnam was the food. I love Vietnamese pho and fresh spring rolls, and I warned...

Why High Oil Prices Are Now Affecting Europe More Than the US

Why High Oil Prices Are Now Affecting Europe Mo...

theoildrum.com 07 Mar '12, 2pm

Figure 3 shows two different benchmark prices of crude oil in the United States: Brent and West Texas Intermediate (WTI). ...

now THIS was some runway show!!!!!! Louis Vuitt...

I created this blog for the sole purpose of sharing my passion and obsession for the brand that is Louis Vuitton . I am in...

COE prices down for most categories #Singapore

sg.news.yahoo.com 07 Mar '12, 10am

Overseas investments did not make money, because they put pea brains in the top managements. So they have no choice but to...

2013 Cadillac XTS First To Use Greener R-1234yf Refrigerant #car #green

2013 Cadillac XTS First To Use Greener R-1234yf...

greencarreports.com 06 Mar '12, 9pm

By John Voelcker John Voelcker Senior Editor BIO John is Senior Editor for High Gear Media. In addition to news coverage a...

Is this why food prices keep on going up?

mysingaporenews.blogspot.com 13 Mar '12, 10pm

Soon foreigners will be owners and Sinkies will be tenants. Without foreign speculators prices of HDB stalls & shops are a...

Commercial-Scale Production of U.S. Cellulosic Ethanol in the Works:

Commercial-Scale Production of U.S. Cellulosic ...

spectrum.ieee.org 08 Mar '12, 5pm

California-based company Virdia announced yesterday a deal with the Mississippi Development Authority that could lead to t...