Posts tagged ‘Food Shortage’

August 23, 2011

Biodiesel Magazine | biodieselmagazine.com – Peter Brown

Biodiesel Magazine | biodieselmagazine.com.

The argument that the world is facing a food shortage, and that biofuels are contributing to that shortage, is bogus. There is enough food in the world to give every man, woman and child 4.3 pounds of food a day.

A study undertaken by the Stockholm International Water Institute highlights the absolutely staggering amounts of food that are wasted every day. In the U.S. alone, it is estimated that 30 to 40 percent of our food crops never reach the table.

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