World has Just Ten Weeks’ Worth of Wheat Left

A field of wheat being harvested

The low stocks of wheat caused by the war in Ukraine are being called a once-in-a-generation occurrence. The UN warns food shortages could lead to “an extraordinary amount of both human suffering and economic damage.”

The headline, which came straight form the publication, should probably say “May have,” since the ten week figure is an estimate. Of course, that doesn’t meat the situation isn’t dire.

Published 5/20/2022. Read entire article.