How Extreme Droughts Are Fueling Food Inflation | WSJ
Published Date: 8/26/2022
Source: Wall Street Journal
Mexican chili peppers used in Sriracha. Italian risotto rice. American corn that’s used in nearly everything: these crops are vulnerable to high heat, and extreme droughts worldwide are hitting yields which could mean higher prices for staples this winter. Photo: Carlos Barria/Reuters More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit Visit the WSJ Video Center: On Facebook: On Twitter: On Snapchat: #Inflation #Drought #WSJ