Read more from Slate’s special issue on the future of food. Which counties, states, and countries have the biggest stake in food and its future? Look to these three maps to find out.
Where do most farmers live? Which countries feed the world? Which states produce the highest crop value per capita? This series of interactive maps with data at a variety of scales will allow students to explore these questions. What to understand the spatial patterns of food production and the geographic factors behind agricultural variation? They are ripe for the picking.
Via Seth Dixon