Around 10,000 John Deere workers began their strikes in the U.S. this past week over brutal work conditions and reductions in benefits, which could threaten Deere’s ability to supply equipment for next season, especially with all the other supply chain impacts (Marketplace)
Finally, the EU is increasing its support for the wine industry (read: increasing subsidies) after extreme weather has made it more difficult for wine companies and their growers. I’m shocked, utterly shocked that climate change is having impacts on food production. Just shocked.
That’s it for last week’s roundup! If you missed them, there was also a lot of good stuff in my daily roundups. Thanks for reading, and have a good week!