"Eliminating water shortages depends on a global attempt to raise water productivity similar to the effort launched a half-century ago to raise land productivity, an initiative that has nearly tripled the world grain yield per hectare." –Lester R. Brown, World Facing Huge New Challenge on Food Front in Plan B 3.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization
Released 2004Discounts for multiple copies.
Outgrowing the Earth: The Food Security Challenge in an Age of Falling Water Tables and Rising Temperatures
Lester R. Brown
PRAISE FOR OUTGROWING THE EARTH
"...a groundbreaking text that makes a crucial contribution to human knowledge and to defining new parameters for action." --Herbert Girardet, World Future Council Initiative