On Our Plate: The Effect of Urbanization on Agriculture

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Every year, people around the world leave rural farmlands to live in urban environments. This week in On Our Plate, we look at the effects of urbanization on agriculture and the ways farmers bring people back to the ag industry.

Why ending malnutrition means looking at rapid urbanization
NewsDeeply, November 15, 2016

Up in Smoke: Urbanization + Climate Change 
Conservation International, October 3, 2011

China’s land restoration drive marks government thinking turnaround, analysts say
Caixin Online, November 23, 2016

When climate change hits our food supply, city foodbowls could come to the rescue
The Conversation, November 30, 2015

 

 

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