This, on “Talk of the Nation,” driving up to work this afternoon:
We’ve got to produce as much food by 2050 as we have in the last 8,000 years in order to feed our planet’s population.
I’d cite the source — the gentleman’s name and credentials — but interstates and tight traffic and note taking do not a good mix make. The fact fixed, though, and sticks with me…
We’ve got some planning and farming and feeding to do.