Coronavirus measures could cause global food shortage, UN warns
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Exclusive: Protectionist policies and shortage of workers could see problems start within weeks Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageProtectionist measures by national governments during the coronavirus crisis could provoke food shortages around the world, the UN’s food body has warned.

Harvests have been good and the outlook for staple crops is promising, but a shortage of field workers brought on by the virus crisis and a move towards protectionism – tariffs and export...

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