Bacon Shortage

Recipes to Try Before the A-pork-calypse

Amanda Riva | Posted 01.07.2013 | Canada Living
Amanda Riva

Caused by the sharp incline of the hog's feed prices, many farmers in the Midwest are finding it unprofitable to continue raising pigs for meat purposes. In response to this bacon shortage doomsday, we decided to put together some of our favourite pork-inspired dishes and creations to pay homage to this loveable ingredient.

Behind the Headlines: More Than Just a Bacon Shortage

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 12.03.2012 | Canada Living
Craig and Marc Kielburger

The alleged pork "fiasco" that broke recently about a bacon shortage was not for want of real news: there is a serious conversation to be had. Not just about the perfect storm brewing in the rise of corn, wheat and fuel prices that's poised to increase food costs for the consumer. But also, what's really behind all of this, and where we're headed.

Bacon Shortage? Say It Ain't So

CP | Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.25.2012 | Canada Living

OTTAWA - Canadians don't need to stockpile bacon despite talk of a looming shortage — but they may need to save up in order to bring it home.While s...