Vegetable shortage leads to rationing and panic buying
Euronews, 3rd February 2017
Supermarkets in the UK have introduced rationing of iceberg lettuce and broccoli after poor weather in southern Spain has led to a national shortage. Tesco, the country’s largest supermarket, has limited ‘bulk purchases’ to three per person. Morrisons has imposed a two-lettuce and three-broccoli-head limit on shoppers.