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SXSW 2018

How Will We Feed 9.7 Billion People?

By 2150 we will need to feed 2 billion more people than today. Some estimate the crop production will need to double to support the population demand. Can we alter diets to put less demand on unsustainable crop production? Are there more efficient ways to grow food? With the population growing by 83 million each year, solutions are needed now. Meet some of the individuals on the front lines.

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Takeaways

  1. With devastation to the environment from clearing land for farming, how can we increase production without expanding the current ag footprint?
  2. How is technology impacting farming outputs?
  3. Can we alter diets to put less demand on unsustainable crop production? What new sources for protein are available?

Speakers

Organizer

David Rozul, manager, Canale Communications

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  • Event: SXSW
  • Format: Panel
  • Track: Intelligent Future
  • Level: Intermediate
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