Who's to Starve

November 1974
New Republic;11/2/74, Vol. 171 Issue 18, p4
Focuses on issues discussed at the Food Conference held in Rome. Proposal for a global food reserve for tackling the food shortages; Opposition of government intervention and bureaucratic control over food supplies by U.S. Agriculture Secretary Earl Butz; Significance of the U.S. as a source food for the world; Concerns regarding food and fertilizer prices; Statement that with six percent of world population, the U.S. consumes 40 percent of the world's resources.


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