TITLE

'Land grants' could lead hunger fight

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;11/4/2009, Vol. 36 Issue 25, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the need for food production increase due to the growing population as indicated by Gebisa Ejeta, the 2009 World Food Prize in the U.S. Ejeta states that the government needs to revitalize its agricultural sciences and recommit to the time-tested and mission-oriented legacies of the land-grant university models to double food production. He adds that the land grant model can also be used to address the challenges of doubling food and feed production.
ACCESSION #
45340296

 

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