IonE research shows crop yields will not be enough for 2050

Rate of Yield Change chart -- rice
Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Faculty from Consortium member Institute on the Environment have published research that shows yield trends of four major crops are insufficient to double food production as needed by 2050. The study by Deepak Ray, Nathaniel MuellerPaul C. West, and Jonathan Foley appeared in the journal PLOS ONE .