Gap Fill - Vegetable Shortages - Level 5


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Shoppers in Britain are hunting around to find fruit and vegetables. Britain's big supermarkets are rationing like cucumbers and tomatoes amid from suppliers. The big have given various reasons for the in supply and why shelves are bare in supermarket . Britain's biggest chain, Tesco, has limited of some vegetables to just three per . Tesco said shortages were due to weather overseas. It said a drought in Morocco had led to harvests. Tesco assured customers it was working hard to "get things back to ".

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