Ukraine Crisis Agri-Information Hub/Press review
This section offers an insight into the media coverage on the issues impacting the agricultural sector as a result of the Ukraine crisis.
KCUR 89.3 | Western Kansas wheat crops are failing just when the world needs them most
Russia's war in Ukraine has disrupted global food supplies, driving up demand and prices for wheat. But after months of drought, many western Kansas farmers won’t have a crop to sell.
Foodtank | Ukrainian Farmers Fight to Stay Alive
As Russia’s war against Ukraine continues, Ukrainian farmers are facing shortages in farming supplies and funding. But farmers are fighting to maintain their livestock and plant spring crops.
The Hindu | Global wheat prices jump after India export ban and Ukraine war: Food and Agriculture Organisation
Last month, India announced that it was banning wheat exports in a bid to check high prices amid concerns of wheat output being hit by the scorching heat wave.
The Washington Post | UN chief `hopeful’ of Ukraine grain deal to help food crisis
UNITED NATIONS — With global hunger levels at a new high, the United Nations chief said Wednesday he is in “intense contacts” with Russia and other key countries and is “hopeful” of an agreement to allow the export of grain stored in Ukrainian ports and ensure Russian food and fertilizer have unrestricted access to global markets.
Euractiv | La sécurité alimentaire à nouveau au menu des dirigeants européens, avec une dimension mondiale
Avec leurs promesses et leurs initiatives mondiales à mettre en œuvre dans les prochaines années, les sommets de l’OTAN et du Conseil européen de la semaine passée ont marqué le retour de la production alimentaire comme outil d’aide humanitaire et de stabilisation géopolitique.