FarmPolicy

August 23, 2017

Biofuels Policy Draws Focus; U.S. Farm Debt

Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund, penned an item that was posted today at The Financial Times Online (“A global approach is required to tackle high food prices”).

In part, the item noted that, “Experts expect short-term commodity prices (including oil and food) to rise even further. The result would be a devastating blow for the world’s poorest, who often spend more than half of their income on food.

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