China Can't Afford Apples - "Fruit Freedom" Lost

Author: iceagefarmer

Description: Among the most popular phrases on Chinese social media this month, "Fruit Freedom," reflecting that the prices of apples and more have increased so substantially that "only the rich can eat them." This really illustrates that the effects of the #GrandSolarMinimum on food production are hitting home.

Svensmark Cloud Mystery
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fSZHFgHY544

Petyo E&D President's Report:
http://www.peyto.com/Files/PMReport/2019/PMR20190604.pdf

Hackett: https://watchers.news/2018/03/16/hackett-financial-advisors-we-re-going-to-have-to-come-up-with-new-ways-of-growing-food/

Actuary Brent Walker: https://www.actuaries.asn.au/Library/Events/SUM/2013/Sum2013PaperBrentWalker.pdf

Economist Martin Armstrong: https://www.armstrongeconomics.com/world-news/climate/2019-is-breaking-all-records-for-cold/

RT's "Apples of Discord"
https://rtd.rt.com/films/apples-of-discord-cost-russian-sanctions-eu-farmers/


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https://twitter.com/PDChina/status/1081105452333780993/photo/1
https://electroverse.net/chinese-vegetable-prices-hit-record-highs-the-result-of-brutal-cold-spells-and-record-rainfall/
https://fingfx.thomsonreuters.com/gfx/editorcharts/USA-TRADE-CHINA-FRUIT/0H001PGBT6L5/eikon.png

https://www.usda.gov/oce/commodity/wasde/wasde0619.pdf

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https://www.erienewsnow.com/story/40621502/wet-weather-delays-local-crops
https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9110057/colombia-plantain-production-in-quindio-hit-by-rain-and-cold/

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/elections/2019/06/10/more-than-50-dnc-members-want-climate-only-debate-chairman-says-no/1414795001/