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Feeding the Future: From Fat to Famine, How to Solve the Worlds Food Crises Andrew Heintzman

Feeding the Future: From Fat to Famine, How to Solve the Worlds Food Crises

Andrew Heintzman

Published September 20th 2006
ISBN : 9780887847448
Paperback
336 pages
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As humanity enters the 21st century, globalization and modernization promise to make for more consumption of grains, beef, and fish than ever before. The 2 billion inhabitants of India and China are set to purchase at unprecedented levels, andMoreAs humanity enters the 21st century, globalization and modernization promise to make for more consumption of grains, beef, and fish than ever before. The 2 billion inhabitants of India and China are set to purchase at unprecedented levels, and sub-Saharan Africa will need to overcome its many torturous famines. What kinds of fixes can ensure the stability of the food supply throughout the 21st century and beyond? Feeding the Future provides pragmatic, learned solutions to the issues that loom large. Nine chapters, each penned by a different expert, examine issues ranging from food safety to the business of food to conservation. Fish or Cut Bait examines overfishing and other practices that threaten to ruin the worlds seas, while Between Feast and Famine takes on the issue of global trade, showing how globalization can be made to work for all. Combining social ingenuity, emerging technologies, and smart business models, Feeding the Future offers real solutions for a world that needs them now more than ever.