Archive for August 1st, 2007

Reviving The Green Revolution

It seems just ages ago that a great part of the world was imperiled by famines that tend to put world populations on the risk of widespread hunger. This was especially true before the 1960’s when scores of countries depending on rice as their staple food have gone through the risk of not being able to cope up with the demand for it due to a rapidly growing population as well as droughts and famines. Famine then was a serious threat that needed to be resolved in some way. It is a good thing that …