Daily Archive: October 16, 2011

Food Types

Food for the billions – botany has the answers #bad11

Not only do the grow­ing bil­lions of people in the world want to eat, but those in poorer coun­tries want to share in the life­styles those of us enjoy in the West. They don’t want to be won­der­ing where the next meal for them­selves and their fam­il­ies will be com­ing from; they don’t want to get ill from eat­ing that meal; they don’t want to spend all their wak­ing hours bent double under the sun weed­ing their crops; they want to be able to buy and enjoy non-food comforts