A global land-grab: is food the strongest currency? - Arup Foresight | The Glory of the Garden | Scoop.it

"Ever increasing populations and depletion of soil and agricultural resources are placing a huge strain upon global food supplies. Many countries already import a high proportion of their food supplies, however in times of uncertain trade conditions importing countries have adopted an alternative strategy to secure their food stocks – leasing or buying agricultural land abroad."

Via David Hulme