Richardson, David
June 2007
Farmers Weekly;6/22/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 25, p33
Trade Publication
The author comments on a new electronic book written by John Gossop entitled "Famine in the West." Gossop compiles statistics on global warming, declining oil supplies and increasing demand for food. Gossop believes the energy crisis will come much faster than expected and that this, combined with competition for land to produce food, will trigger famine within 12 to 15 years. Gossop proposes measures that he claims will enable farming to play a significant role in survival.


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