Food security is a condition related to the supply of food, and individuals' access
to it. Concerns ..... Diseases affecting livestock or crops can have devastating
effects on food availability ...
This is not just a day-to-day problem: when children are chronically ... The results
are high transport costs, lack of storage facilities and unreliable water supplies. ...
Drought is one of the most common causes of food shortages in the world.
Apr 7, 2013 ... It has been calculated that more than enough food is produced on Earth to
provide every single person with more than enough for their needs.
Diarrhoeal diseases are the most common illnesses resulting from the
consumption of contaminated ... Food supply chains now cross multiple national
Production is only one determinant of food shortage, but a crucial one. .... Lack of
cash, poor credit, or isolation from sources of supply due to underdeveloped ... In
addition to the breeding and selection of resistant stock, animal diseases are ...
Population is not outstripping food supply. ... Clearly, global hunger was a
growing problem even before the media picked up on the present food crisis. ...
The root cause of the crisis is a global food system that is highly vulnerable to
Trying to understand the overall effect of climate change on our food supply can
... This would cause new problems for farmers' crops previously unexposed to ...
Industrialization of the food supply One likely cause is overcrowded conditions on
... Another critical food safety problem is the thousands of chemical additives ...
Dec 16, 2013 ... Diseases which are both caused and solved, in part, by food. ... The good
companies – those which supply food staples, share the need to ...
Enough food is produced worldwide to feed all the people in the world ... this
problem, but perhaps one of the most significant is poor food distribution. ... lack
convenient access to a market, which typically causes farmers not to sell their