Securing food supplies

Securing food supplies up to 2050: the challenges faced by the UK

House of Commons, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Securing food supplies up to 2050: the challenges faced by the UK

Fourth Report of Session 2008–09, Volume I Securing_food_supplies

The world faces what one of our witnesses described as “an unprecedented double challenge”: it needs to produce more food, but in a way that does not degrade the natural resources on which agricultural depends, and which decreases the food chain’s reliance on fossil fuels and reduces greenhouse gas emissions.

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