The future of farming

I found the following article quite interesting for 8 separate solutions it offers in that some of the suggested solutions are already in place and the rest is to arrive in the near future;

http://www.popsci.com/environment/article/2009-07/8-farming-solution-help-stop-world-hunger

They range from farming the desert to resurructing the degraded soil to eliminating the fertilizer use.

It seems to me that the focus of the science on such matters will continue to grow with increased interest from the private sector. The only question that still remains to be answered is that; will these initiatives be quick enough to patch the holes or not ?…

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