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Unformatted text preview: e.i. We have a higher demand per acre 4. Famine a. 20% of worlds food production consumed directly by people a.i. Some fed to livestock for meat and dairy b. Famine occurs not simply because of food storage, but b/c people have no means of buying what is available in local markets 5. Green revolution a. Norman Borlaug b. Nobel Prize research lead to less starvation c. Researcher for Rockefeller Foundation c.i. Mexico research on wheat and Corn c.ii. High-yielding varieties c.iii. Wherever theres genetic diversity, theres opportunity to select the best 6. Think like a plant a. Roots cant move a.i. How do you defend yourself?...
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2012 for the course ENY 1001 taught by Professor Barfield during the Fall '11 term at University of Florida.
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