Sunday, 15 August 2010

Have a nice day – 2

Breakfast news hitting home

...unwonted heatwave in Russia... fires... Russian grain harvest down by a third... insufficient for exports and domestic market... Putin determined to avoid bread shortages and price-rises for Russian voters... bans grain exports... world grain shortage looms... world commodity prices to soar (not just grain)...

Better enjoy my toast and marmalade while I can. May soon have to switch from toast (and marmalade) to tharls (and Marmite).

Tharls: 'potato bread'.

Previous posting referred to here

1 comment:

  1. Andrew,

    I thought you might enjoy listening to this as you eat your tharls and marmite: