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Food, land use and human beings

Published: 07 September 2011

Current and expected future land use is summarized in a new report from Lund University.

How much farmland are there really on earth and what is it used for? What is the driving forces for change, what conflicts does it lead to, and what solutions do we see for these?

A recently published report from Lund University summarizes the knowledge and ongoing discussions around these major issues in a clear manner. A chapter also includes the potential of organic production to contribute to sustainable food security.