March 9, 2012 in NuAgri Educational Resources
Executive Summary The food system within Metro Vancouver is responsible for feeding more than two million people on a daily basis. The region’s population is expected to grow substantially over [...]
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"By 2048 the World's population will grow to 9 billion people. Food production will have to increase 70-100 percent to feed this growing population. That's an annual increase in agricultural needs of 2.5% for the next 36 years."
-UN's Annual World Economic and Social Survey-