Food prices have never been higher; Are we heading for starvation? – Joel Salatin


Joel Salatin, best-selling author and Co-Owner of Polyface Farms, talks about the “fragility” in our supposedly efficient food system, and how market forces are required to unleash the benefits of agriculture. Salatin also discusses the possibility of food shortages and higher prices in the United States. He joined David Lin, Anchor and Producer at Kitco News.

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0:00 – Food efficiency, costs, and diseases
6:02 – Food quality vs. quantity
12:03 – Food during a recession
16:10 – Globalization and ‘Black Swans’
22:55 – Food shortages in the U.S.
27:40 – Why get food from abroad?
30:05 – How to solve world hunger
34:56 – New agricultural technologies
38:27 – Lab-grown meat
41:57 – Government’s role in agriculture

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