Rice Prices Stay Sideways Despite Drought
- Why is this region that is being affected by drought so important to rice production?
- Why has there not been a big change to rice prices in Asia despite the drought?
- What is the impact of construction of hydroelectric dams in this same area?
- Will this impact growers and/or rice prices in the United States? Explain.
- At what point do you believe rice prices could be impacted in Asia? Explain your reasoning.
- How would a severe drought impact your local agriculture economy?