Video on Global Food Security
According to statistics provided by the United Nations, this planet will have more than 9 billion inhabitants by the middle of this century. That is 2 billion more than in 2014. Experts estimate the agriculturally usable land available per capita in 2050 to be 0.15 hectare. Here are some numbers for comparison: In 1938, 0.38 hectares were available per person. Worldwide, agriculture will be faced with the challenge of using the available land as intelligently and sustainably as possible, in order to feed the world’s population. Sensible, balanced fertilisation will be a major part of any such effort. This video provides facts and background information on global food security.