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The Art of Feeding Mankind: from Henry A. Wallace to the “Green Revolution”

 

By Karel Vereycken, Founder Agora Erasmus, 2008.

In a powerful speech entitled “The Price of Free World Victory” delivered to the Free World Association in New York City on May 8, 1942, U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s Vice President Henry Agard Wallace laid out his vision to bring mankind into the “Century of [...]

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What the world should learn from Chinese fish farming

By Karel Vereycken, June 2016

 

Fish is essential to feeding humanity. According to the 2014 United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization’s SOFIA (State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture) report, in 2010, fish provided more than 3 billion people with almost 20 % of their intake of animal protein, and another 4.3 billion people [...]