Food prices

Food inflation means bigger bills for shoppers

31 May 2017 11:51

Ah, butter. Salted, unsalted, English, French, garlic, spreadable, straight from the fridge – just thinking about the many forms of…

Food prices, and predicting riots

20 August 2012 17:57

The cover story of last week’s Spectator was about the political impact of rising crop prices: John R. Bradley, who…

When hunger strikes

16 August 2012 13:16

How many of history’s great revolutions were sparked by sheer, human hunger? In 2008, global food prices spiked, with the…