23.03.2009 - Argentine farm row fuels food price rises
From FT: Commodities markets are braced for more rises in food prices this week as an increasingly tense farm strike in Argentina fuels concerns among importers and strains global stocks. Argentine farmers halted sales of grains, oilseeds and beef until midnight on Friday after the government rejected demands to cut a 35 per cent export tariff on soya and instead sought political support by sharing proceeds with provinces.....Full Article: Source