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UN agency says rice, food prices rising anew

MANILA, Philippines?Even without an impending food crisis, the prices of rice and other commodities are on the rise, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, and it is up to grain-importing countries like the Philippines, the world’s top rice buyer, to minimize volatility by improving local production and minimizing speculation. ‘There is an upside to the price of food items, including rice,’ Rolando Dy, an agribusiness economist with the University of Asia and the…

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UN agency says rice, food prices rising anew

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