Feeding the world’s growing population: how to solve the food crisis

The Canadian newspaper, The Globe and Mail has recently published a piece that looks at the question:

“How do we feed seven billion people – and counting?”

This question was posed to 18 of the world’s foremost thinkers on food — the people advising presidents, prime ministers and CEOs—for their ideas on how to solve the food crisis.

Some of the solutions presented include:  investing in agriculture, making better hybrids, or taxing junk food.

Read more here.


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