Feeding Nine Billion

Many experts are worried that the 21st century will be a hungry one.  Population growth and changing diets mean that our demand for food is rising fast.  Climate change, dwindling water supplies, and high energy prices are set to make food harder, and more expensive to produce.  Add to this, the fact that currently almost a billion people go hungry every night and we have to conclude that the world food system is in a very serious crisis. 

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