Southern Crop

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The World Could Run Out of Food Two Decades Earlier than Thought

By 2027 the world could be facing a 214 trillion calorie deficit, says Sara Menker, founder and chief executive of Gro Intelligence, an agricultural data technology company. In other words, in just a decade, we won’t have enough food to feed the planet.

 

 

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