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We Are Literally Farming Ourselves Out of Food

Joel K. Bourne, Jr. | Posted 07.29.2015 | World
Joel K. Bourne, Jr.

In order to feed the estimated 9.6 billion people expected to be living on Earth by 2050, agriculture experts predict we'll need to increase food supplies by 70 to 110 percent, or as World Food Prize recipient Gebisa Ejeta said in 2010, "We'll have to learn to produce as much food in the next four decades as we have since the beginning of civilization."

5 Cool Things To Do Before The People's Climate March

Diana Donlon | Posted 11.18.2014 | Green
Diana Donlon

The People's Climate March on September 21st will be a turning point for the climate movement. But, if we're not careful, it could also mean a lot of waste, and that means more greenhouse gases.

Global Food Security Threatened By Warming World, IPCC Warns

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 05.31.2014 | Green

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Global warming makes feeding the world harder and more expensive, a United Nations scientific panel said. A warmer world wil...

How Climate Change Could Destroy Our Food Supply

Reuters | Environment Correspondent Alister Doyle | Posted 10.16.2012 | Green

OSLO, Aug 15 (Reuters) - Downpours and heatwaves caused by climate change could disrupt food supplies from the fields to the supermarkets, raising t...

PHOTOS: Seeds Like You've Never Seen Them

Posted 12.30.2011 | Green

From National Geographic's New "7 Billion" App: Heirloom vegetables have become fashionable in the United States and Europe over the past decade, p...

Global Warming Causing Food Prices To Rise

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.05.2011 | Green

Over the last few decades, global warming has hindered the world's food production causing prices to rise, new research reveals. The study, which N...