15 May '11, 2am

Agricultural innovation will reduce poverty, help stabilize climate change ~ #Eco #Sustainability

Agricultural innovation will reduce poverty, help stabilize climate change ~ #Eco #Sustainability

Agricultural innovation will reduce poverty, help stabilize climate change according to new report Morgan Erickson-Davis, mongabay.com January 12, 2011 With nearly a billion people people going hungry in the world today as 40 percent of the global food stock is wasted before it is consumed, many are seeking ways to increase the efficiency of the world's food system. Worldwatch Institute, an environmental sustainability and social welfare research organization, today released State of the World 2011: Innovations that Nourish the Planet , which highlights recent successes in agricultural innovation and outlines ways to reduce global hunger and poverty while at the same time minimizing the impact of agriculture on the environment. "The progress showcased through this report will inform governments, policymakers, NGOs, and donors that seek to curb hunger and poverty, providing...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2011/0112-morgan_sow_agriculture...

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