Global population would be about 9.5 billion by 2075 meaning there could be an extra three billion people to feed by the end of the century. Farmland has been either fragmented or been globally encroached due to big projects like construction of infrastructures, housing and other development works. It is estimated that about two billion tonnes out of four billion metric tonnes food has not been reached to plates yet because of poor harvesting, storage and transportation, including market and consumer wastage. Read more

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