"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
EPI's Director of Research Janet Larsen was interviewed for a Forbes article entitled "How Increased Meat Consumption In China Changes Landscapes Across The Globe." “Dramatic meat consumption in China is responsible for reshaping landscapes in the western hemisphere,” said Larsen. It is also affecting the health and well being of communities across the globe in ways we have not thought of before. Get the full article here.