Food Security

Watch the dramatic spread of agriculture across the world over the past 300 years

Farming land has spread across the world – but is it enough to meet escalating food demand? Image: REUTERS/Vincent Mundy

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 Contribution of area and yield to production growth, 1991-2007
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 World Population: Projected World Population by 2100
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