Food Production


Food keeping pace with population

Shannon Roberts | 06 March 2014
Over the past four decades, worldwide food production has more than kept pace with world population.

The Future of Living

Marcus Roberts | 21 August 2012
Some extraordinary ideas are being explored to house the population of the future.

More food for more people

Marcus Roberts | 14 March 2012
New research in Australia promises to increase durum wheat yields in saline soils.

Food for All

Marcus Roberts | 27 February 2012
A short video on the food "shortage"

How to Feed 7 (Plus) Billion People

Marcus Roberts | 19 October 2011
A report published in Nature magazine suggest four strategies to improve food production and availability.
 

Welcome to Demography Is Destiny. We launched this to counter two media memes: that humans are a cancer which is destroying our planet and that world population is spiralling to unsustainable levels. The real story is that intelligent and inventive human will rise to the challenge of climate change and that our real problem is the coming demographic winter. The editors of Demography is Destiny are Marcus and Shannon Roberts, who live in Auckland, New Zealand. Send them your comments and suggestions. 


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