Wheat, water, and Saudi Arabia
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The "grow food" policy has delivered disproportionate benefits to rich Saudis, i.e., princes ARE the farm lobby. Note that production is shifting form wheat to alfalfa (http://www.aguanomics.com/2012/06/when-rivers-run-dry-review.html), so now there's "Saudi milk."
Unless I'm missing something, wasn't the Saudi wheat stuff already covered? http://mruniversity.com/wheat-water-and-saudi-arabia-optional
Isn't what the Saudi did with wheat the same thing the US is doing with the prospects of America becoming “energy independent” through fracking.?
production of wheat. T my knowledge the US has not subsidized the fracking industry. Now if we are talking wind, solar and bio fuels....Steven Slater