A Farm Bureau official just described the food situation in America as “teetering on the edge”: “We have reached that point to where it is very close to being a sinking ship . . . We are teetering on the edge right now.” The cause? High diesel prices are making it so farmers can’t afford to run their tractors during planting time.
The New York Post noted: “Farmers disproportionately rely on diesel to fuel their tractors and other heavy machinery used to plant and harvest crops, burning up to thousands of gallons a month, depending on the size of their operation. Feeling the