We Need a New Green Revolution

We Need a New Green Revolution http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/04/opinion/we-need-a-new-green-revolution.html Advocates US agri-science funding to grow yields. Sensible given #obesity epidemic?

“Today, farm production has stopped growing in the United States, and agriculture research is no longer a priority; it constitutes only 2 percent of federal research and development spending. And, according to the Department of Agriculture, total agricultural production has slowed significantly since the turn of the century. We need another ambitious surge in agricultural science.”

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