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Politics & Trade – a Precursor to Hunger?

Touch the Soil News #1101 (Feature photo – BREXIT – CCA 2.0 Generic) The United Kingdom (UK) voted 18 months ago to leave the European Union (EU) amidst feelings of nationalism and desires for greater control over their destiny. The problem is the UK hasn’t been its own animal since 1973, when it joined the EU. For the UK, supplies of food, foreign labor and a myriad of other important considerations are intricately tethered to the EU. The date for which the United Kingdom is slated to leave the European Union is March 29, 2019 – only 7 months away. Efforts to establish trade deals with the European Union have…

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