From producers to consumers: how rice farmers face catastrophe

Funny, we hear precious little about the global food crisis and the real reasons as to why food all of a sudden goes up in price. We only feel it in our wallet and we grumble. In fact most of us know as little as this rice grower. The difference is that we do have […]

Buffett says recession may be worse than feared

Just in case you still thought this Global Meltdown was just a little glitch. By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) – Warren Buffett, the world’s richest person, said on Monday the U.S. economy is in a recession that will be more severe than most people expect. Buffett made his comments on CNBC television after his […]