(Editor’s note: The Western Standard also covered the instance of destroyed food processing facilities globally within the last two years in a separate article)

Food shortages have been exacerbated by a string of fires, plane crashes and explosions at nearly two dozen food processing facilities across Canada and the US.

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NESTLE FIRE: Photo from Jonesboro Fire Department

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Melanie Risdon is an Alberta Reporter for the Western Standard and Alberta Report based in the Calgary Headquarters. She has over 20 years’ experience in media at Global News, Rogers and Corus.

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