Tomato Cages and Supply Chains
The latest victim of ongoing supply chain disruptions appears to be tomato cages. I have been trying to get more since early June, without success. I have shopped at several local stores without finding them. In some cases, such as Walmart, the online web site claims that my local store has them, but local staff tell me…
Living with ongoing shortages
At first when I read this article, I thought--well, he's basically just stating the obvious. But then I began to wonder what else there is to say about it. He presents a pretty good summary of the problem and the main strategies for dealing with the shortages that keep popping up around us. Things are obviously going to be…
Inflation on the Homestead
Thought provoking article just published on The Original Homestead.org.
Shortages from the restaurant point of view
This is an article to take some time to ponder. An interesting quote. When it comes to food and materials, when will the supply chains return to something resembling normal? That has a lot to do with how the pandemic — and climate change, along with so many other moving pieces — plays out. Which is to say, no one really…
Eye opening video on Shortages
Saw this mentioned on a blog and thought it might be interesting here. Very matter of fact. No politics.