TITLE

Foresight report is the way forward

AUTHOR(S)
Bardsby, Tina
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Crops;2/12/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's views on the need for governments to invest in farming research. He informs about the food security challenges discussed in the Global Food and Farming Futures Foresight report. The report warns about the consequences of future food shortages and focuses on the current failures in the global food system. He argues that the British government must support sustainable farming and target the funding of research to improve agricultural productivity.
ACCESSION #
58735658

 

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