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>In 2021, either the Russian Federation or Ukraine (or both) ranked amongst the top three global exporters of wheat, maize, rapeseed, sunflower seeds and sunflower oil, while the Russian Federation also stood as the world's top exporter of nitrogen fertilizers, the second leading supplier of potassium fertilizers and ...
>Wild birds can be infected with HPAI and show no signs of illness. They can carry the disease to new areas when migrating, potentially exposing domestic poultry to the virus. APHIS anticipates additional avian influenza detections will occur in additional states as wild bird surveillance continues into the spring.Apr 26, 2022
>Millions of bird deaths as US hit by avian flu outbreak - The ...
>https://www.theguardian.com › world › apr › bird-flu-...
>Apr 9, 2022 — US officials believe nearly 24m poultry birds, mostly chickens and turkeys, have died of flu since virus strain identified in February.
>US egg factory roasts alive 5.3m chickens in avian flu cull
>https://www.theguardian.com › science › apr › egg-fact...
>6 days ago — More than 22m birds have been killed in an attempt to contain the outbreak – the majority in Iowa, the US's biggest producer of eggs. The ...


RAW TEXT OF SPREADSHEET CAN BE FOUND HERE
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DATE LOCATION TYPE OF FACILITY/EVENT ARCHIVE LINK
05/07/19 CHINO, CA DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2021030...les.com/news/dairy-farm-fire-in-chino/163293/
08/09/19 HOLCOMB, KS TYSON FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022011...sas-beef-plant-and-pay-workers-following-fire
01/03/20 OSTEGO, MI DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2020010...te-poultry-farm-fire-in-otsego-fire-in-otsego
01/27/20 NC/VA DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...ckens-die-farm-fires-north-carolina-virginia/
02/27/20 BLOOMFIELD, NE MICHAEL FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2020100...cle_d6f4a95a-e2ad-5ca9-840c-9c5d5e34b33a.html
04/24/20 CERES, CA DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...-apr/530-b19ccce0-176a-4211-9020-d8c0bfbeadeb
04/24/20 NEW BEDFORD, MA WAREHOUSE FIRE https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...ajor-fire-damages-new-bedford-food-warehouse/
05/03/20 YUCATAN, MEXICO KEKEN FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...the-smell-of-a-pork-processing-plant-on-fire/

05/23/20 SAN FRANCISCO,CA WAREHOUSE FIRE https://web.archive.org/web/2020052...arehouse-on-san-francisco-s-fisherman-s-wharf
05/27/20 STOCKTON,CA MIZKAN FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...-firefighters-battle-massive-fire-food-plant/
07/10/20 CALIFORNIA HECTARES LOST https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...es-leave-farmers-suffering-significant-losses
07/21/20 MANNINGTON, NJ DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...new-jersey-fire-red-bird-egg-farm-2020-07-21/
07/24/20 HEMINGWAY, SC MEAT LOCKER FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...ttle-fire-williamsburg-meat-packing-facility/
07/30/20 LANCASTER COUNTY, PA DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...cle_99265dc8-d1ac-11ea-b898-fffc6c89a909.html
08/16/20 FINNEY COUNTY, KS TYSON FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2019081...com/article/us-tyson-foods-fire-idUSKCN1V61WT
08/26/20 ROYAL, IA GRAIN SILO FIRE https://web.archive.org/web/2020111...-grain-elevator-explosion-could-slow-harvest/
08/27/20 ARABI, LA DOMINO FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2020082.../fire-breaks-out-domino-sugar-refinery-arabi/

9/11/20 VANCOUVER, CANADA GRAIN SILO FIRE https://web.archive.org/web/2020092...a/news/7330329/north-vancouver-silo-collapse/
09/30/20 BAY COUNTY, MI HECTARES LOST https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...county-sabotaged-to-kill-cows-police-say.html
10/02/20 TREMONTONN,UT WEST LIBERTY FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2020100...0/tremonton-meat-packing-plant-fire-3-injured
10/07/20 PINCONNING, MI MR. CHIPS FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...hips-shifting-some-production-to-georgia.html
10/14/20 TEMPLE, TX WAREHOUSE FIRE https://web.archive.org/web/2020111...fire-destroys-local-food-pantry-closes-store/
10/15/20 MARENGO, CANADA GRAIN SILO FIRE https://web.archive.org/web/20220423021334/https://www.producer.com/news/elevator-destroyed-by-fire/
12/17/20 DADE CITY, FL DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...olding-up-to-80000-chickens-at-dade-city-farm
01/12/21 FAYETTEVILLE, IL DELI STAR FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...-deals-with-the-aftermath-of-devastating-fire
02/18/21 MALAHIDE, CANADA DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2021021...ials-investigating-fire-at-walker-dairy-farm/

02/18/21 AYLMER, CANADA DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2021022...-3-million-cause-electrical-failure-1.5918660
02/23/21 GOULDS, CANADA DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2021041...and-labrador/goulds-dairy-farm-fire-1.5924100
03/03/21 BROOTEN, MN WAREHOUSE FIRE https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...estroyed-farm-shop-tuesday-night-near-brooten
03/06/21 BUCKEYE, AZ DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022032...-fire/75-aa7e6a0b-e64f-41b6-80b7-ca02ba185304
07/25/21 MEMPHIS, TN KELLOGG FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...lant/522-bbef6075-cb6b-4ff9-af59-70fe264749bd
08/24/21 COBB COUNTY, GA PATAK MEAT FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...cobb-meat-company/DWMOF7ITU5DP7KO3LUQXJIBHNI/
09/13/21 GRAND ISLAND, NE JBS MEAT FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022043...ng-fire-investigating-reported-explosion-jbs/
10/27/21 EILLISBURG, NY DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2021112...cle_ef9b7bbf-a4ac-541c-a7d1-6e62b8f708f6.html

11/20/21 KANSAS CITY, KS MAID-RITE FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022050...ticles/111813-maid-rite-fire-ruled-accidental
12/01/21 CORNISH, UT WAREHOUSE FIRE https://web.archive.org/web/20211202091038/https://www.ksl.com/article/50295783/neighbors-pitching-in-after-cache-county-family-loses-thousands-in-hay-barn-fire\
12/02/21 KERSEY, CO DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2021120...mplete-loss-after-large-fire-kills-60-cattle/
12/21/21 SAN ANTONIO, TX WEST SIDE FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...-left-with-smoke-damage-after-fire-safd-says/
01/01/22 MOMENCE, IL VAN DRUNEN FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022010...cle_341d2c60-6ccc-11ec-b3ae-9f702e956def.html
01/08/22 FRESNO, CA DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022011...icious-fire-at-fresno-creamery-officials-say/
01/10/22 MELROSE, MN DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022011...2022/01/10/four-dozen-cows-lost-in-barn-fire/
01/12/22 BURKE, NY DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022011...in-county-respond-to-burke-barn-fire/38745163
01/14/22 LECOMPTE, LA GRAIN SILO FIRE https://web.archive.org/web/2022050...1/13/fire-breaks-out-lecompte-area-feed-mill/

01/16/22 ST. ROSA, MN DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022050...-strikes-a-Stearns-County-dairy-/80/254/18146
01/21/22 WARDEN, WA WASHINGTON POTATO FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2021041...ton-potato-plant-prompts-evacuations-n1255272
01/24/22 MODESTO, CA WAREHOUSE FIRE https://web.archive.org/web/2022012...izer-grade-sulfur-burns-in-modesto-warehouse/
02/01/22 HAMILTON MTN, CANADA DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022020...milton-mountain-has-been-destroyed-by-a-fire/
02/02/22 OSTERBURG, PA DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...cle_7038150e-83a4-11ec-a6ac-e76e7323d196.html
02/03/22 STOWE, VT DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022022...-kills-at-least-130-cows-at-stowe-dairy-farm/
02/03/22 MAUSTON, WI WISCONSIN RIVER MEAT FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022020...-meat-processing-plant-loses-storefront-fire/
02/07/22 NEW BRUNSWICK, CANADA DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022030...nswick/community-kingston-barn-fire-1.6342368

02/10/22 STOWE, VT DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022033...cle_c58325e2-8a7c-11ec-9a67-1b2af3b52f73.html
02/15/22 EL PASO, TX BONANZA FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022021...n-south-el-paso-sparks-demands-from-residents
02/24/22 LAMBTON COUNTY, CANADA DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022022...le-lost-in-early-morning-lambton-county-blaze
02/28/22 HERMSTON, OR SHEARER'S FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...22/oregon-plant-fire-sparks-fear-of-job-loss/
03/13/22 JONESBORO, AR NESTLE FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...ockets-plant-remains-shuttered-following-fire
03/16/22 PLAINFIELD, IN WAREHOUSE FIRE https://web.archive.org/web/2022041...f-walmart-warehouse-fire-what-we-know-so-far/
03/21/22 BUFFALO COUNTY, WI DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022042....com/buffalo-county-barn-fire-kills-100-cows/
03/31/22 SAN JUAN, TX WAREHOUSE FIRE https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...e-damages-rio-fresh-onion-warehouse-facility/

04/11/22 CONWAY, NH DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...le-rescued-fire-destroys-meat-market/39711085
04/13/22 SALINAS, CA TAYLOR FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...s/2022/04/13/fire-at-taylor-farms-in-salinas/
04/13/22 HEYBURN, ID GEM STATE FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...r-plane-crashes-into-potato-processing-plant/
04/18/22 DUFUR, OR AZURE FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...cle_ec46b7f8-c65d-11ec-8a5d-7f0abb40bb48.html
04/29/22 SPOKANE VALLEY, WA GRAIN SILO FIRE https://web.archive.org/web/2022050...deo_6c262830-c84f-11ec-9c07-5f51a07f62aa.html
04/30/22 CHESAPEAKE, WV PERDUE ANIMAL FEED PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022050...perdue-farms-plant-catches-fire-in-chesapeake
04/30/22 KALONA, WA GRAIN SILO FIRE https://web.archive.org/web/2022050...0/local-departments-handle-kalona-grain-fire/

04/30/22 CLEVELAND, OH DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022050...ended-for-restaurants-are-recalled/ar-AAWMjlG
05/01/22 LANCASTER COUNTY, PA DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022050...cle_412f9d50-c809-11ec-aeb3-cf0c74174f3e.html
05/01/22 OKLAHOMA CITY, OK DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022050...y-sequoyah-county/4RQPVRQKDJHSZIU24MG4CZOLAE/
05/01/22 JONES COUNTY, MS DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/HOGS https://web.archive.org/web/2022050...arm-destroyed-in-sunday-night-fire/ar-AAWQg4J
05/02/22 FRESNO, CA SALADINO FOOD PROCESSING PLANT https://web.archive.org/web/2022050...ice-amonia-leak-employees-evacuated/11811148/

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DESTROYED CATTLE/POULTRY/PORK - Recalls, destroyed birds, cattle, hogs from a facility that is not a PROCESSING FACILITY.

GRAIN SILO FIRE - Fires, elevator malfunctions, other disasters that burn down and/or disable facilities involved in the storing and processing of grain, such as; soeybeans, wheat, barley, etc.

[COMPANY NAME] FOOD PROCESSING PLANT - Food processing plants that take the poultry, beef, pork and turn into processed foods and/or meat packing plants/slaughter houses that take live animals and turn them into raw food or partially cooked foods.

WAREHOUSE FIRE - Fires that burn down warehouses that store fertilizer, ag related chemicals and equipment.

HECTARES LOST - When large (thousands of acres) worth of land is lost in some kind of fire or other disaster or government policy.


LINK TO SPREADSHEET:

https://file.io/HNDKdyQaJTuU

Fertilizer is still not being shipped around country:


>>rail carriers have been instructed NOT to ship grains or fertilizer.
>What is this about?

Railways have suddenly "decided" (aka, been ordered by the White House) not to transport fertilizer and grains:


>CF Industries: Union Pacific Curtails Fertilizer Shipments, Delaying Deliveries and Preventing New Rail Orders from Being Taken

>CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CF), a leading global manufacturer of hydrogen and nitrogen products, today informed customers it serves by Union Pacific rail lines that railroad-mandated shipping reductions would result in nitrogen fertilizer shipment delays during the spring application season and that it would be unable to accept new rail sales involving Union Pacific for the foreseeable future. The Company understands that it is one of only 30 companies to face these restrictions.

>"The timing of this action by Union Pacific could not come at a worse time for farmers," said Tony Will, president and chief executive officer, CF Industries Holdings, Inc. "Not only will fertilizer be delayed by these shipping restrictions, but additional fertilizer needed to complete spring applications may be unable to reach farmers at all. By placing this arbitrary restriction on just a handful of shippers, Union Pacific is jeopardizing farmers' harvests and increasing the cost of food for consumers."

>On Friday, April 8, 2022, Union Pacific informed CF Industries without advance notice that it was mandating certain shippers to reduce the volume of private cars on its railroad effective immediately. The Company was told to reduce its shipments by nearly 20%.


https://web.archive.org/web/2022042...room/2022/union-pacific-shipping-restrictions
 
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off-topic:
>>31732186
>Elon musk tweeted "how much is tweeter" on December 21 2017
>On the 25th of April 2022 he bought Twitter
>These dates are 4 years 4 months and 4 days apart
>He also bought Twitter for 44 billion USD
quote is inaccurate (obviously, "tweeter", it actually was "How much is it?" in the context) but otherwise it checks out

View: https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/943902052542849024?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

 
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Doesn't the US destroy excess crops/limit production to maintain controlled prices? I'm admittedly not very educated in this, but it feels like these Ukraine wheat shortages shouldn't be much of an issue. Couldn't the US seize crop destruction to counter it out?

The food plant fires are admittedly very strange though.
 
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I honestly believe climate change is a lesser issue compared to things like soil erosion. One thing that needs to happen is to provide an alternative to modern agriculture that doesn't rely on centralised technology.
Indeed, soil erosion in the USA has been an issue from the beginning. The colonists did not know to rotate their crops and farming lands, whereas the natives did. But nowadays it is easier to rape the soil dry so long as you have the proper chemicals to artificially inseminate it.
 
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You forgot the biggest threat (aside from climate change)

View: https://youtu.be/2PsOJQLxh8k


View: https://youtu.be/OnQYtRiuDN4

you're right, also https://www.theguardian.com/environ...fertiliser-crisis-threatens-world-food-supply
>The world faces an "imminent crisis" in the supply of phosphate, a critical fertliser that underpins the world's food supply, scientists have warned.
>Phosphate is an essential mineral for all life on Earth and is added to farmers' fields in huge quantities. But rock phosphate is a finite resource and the biggest supplies are mined in politically unstable places, posing risks to the many countries that have little or no reserves.
>Phosphate use has quadrupled in the last 50 years as the global population has grown and the date when it is estimated to run out gets closer with each new analysis of demand, with some scientists projecting that moment could come as soon as a few decades' time.
but I fear it's all a matter of months, not years or decades, given that "the biggest supplies are mined in politically unstable places" it may also apply to phosphate.
edit: of course it will, main exporter is China.
Top Phosphate Rock-Producing Countries
  • China, 90 million metric tons.
  • Morocco & Western Sahara, 37 million metric tons.
  • United States, 24 million metric tons.
  • Russia, 13 million metric tons.
  • Jordan, 9.2 million metric tons.
  • Saudi Arabia, 6.5 million metric tons.
  • Brazil, 5.5 million metric tons.
 
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The world wastes upwards of 1.2 billion tons of food every year.
A bigger problem then climate change and soil quality worsening is how much fucking food is sent straight to the bin because corporations refuse to hold onto things slightly longer and people have forgotten how to use leftovers.
 
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wasn't aware of the meaning of "pestilence war famine death"
the first horse is supposed to symbolize conquest but apparently "under another interpretation, the first Horseman is called Pestilence, and is associated with infectious disease and plague."
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Four_Horsemen_of_the_Apocalypse#As_infectious_disease
"While his horse continued galloping, he was bending his bow in order to spread pestilence abroad. At his back swung the brass quiver filled with poisoned arrows, containing the germs of all diseases."
Covid did conquer the whole world in that sense. So the order checks out, we're in phase 2 with the war in Ukraine that threatens to escalate on 9 May, and we're about to enter phase 3.

edit: interesting thread
>>31764038
>I believe on the 9th of may there is a very large chance the asteroid 2006 JF42 will hit Earth and it will be blamed on Russia's tsunami nuke. I base this on a few predictions of conspiracy theorists such as Damian Galeron which have been pretty accurate about WW3 starting in spring 2022 and have also predicted an asteroid of about 600m diameter hitting Earth creating a megatsunami which will create tidalwaves several hundreds of meters high and wiping out all costal cities on the planet.
>I don't know why they would blame it on the Russians and why the Russians are seemingly willing to take the blame, but it will probably trigger a world war if the megatsunami is thought to be a nuke. From what I can tell it is also conincidentally a very similar magnitude of megatsunami that a La Palma collapse would cause.
>
View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6utAunBKXV4
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View: https://www.bitchute.com/video/yJEYZnjqnLvV/

>Granted these things that Galeron talk about haven't happened on the predicted months, they are seemingly unfolding nonetheless on a slightly different timescale, however if they are real the asteroid impact will likely be on the 9th.
>I am planning on going to a camping trip in the mountains on the 9th, worst thing if nothing happens is I get some fresh air and some extra exercise.
>>And the second angel sounded, and as it were a great mountain burning with fire was cast into the sea: and the third part of the sea became blood

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now this is strange
"Why is biggest baby formula plant in US STILL shut down after three months? Abbott says plant is safe and was not responsible for bacteria that killed two kids - but FDA refuses to reopen it as parents across US struggle to feed their babies"
 
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In the grand scheme of things, a contraction like this is needed to bring down the rickety shantytown that is the modern agricultural supply chain. These crises occur because of fragilities encoded into the system - better it happen this year, agriculture infrastructure adjusts in response to Maize & Soybean futures doubling than it happen ten years from now, the same adjustments in response to widespread famine after the Oglala Aquifier runs barren.
 
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