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How deep in crisis in the USA because of the droughts?
"We (FAO) are concerned, as the maize situation
around the world is much worse than was anticipated, even as early as two weeks ago," said Abdolreza Abbassian, secretary of the Intergovernmental
Group on Grains (IGG) at FAO. "This puts the global maize supplies in a very delicate situation. Soybeans are also a concern, while
the surge in wheat prices will impose a heavy burden on poorer importing countries. FAO is monitoring the situation closely but, for
the time being, does not believe this situation will push the world into yet another food crisis."
Triggers and signs The economists list some possible triggers that could tip the situation out of balance.
Trade restrictions: “The crisis is not here yet,” said Shenggen Fan, director of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). “But if droughts in India, Russia and a couple of other major food producers become worse, we will see continued tightened food supply. Trade restrictions by these countries will make the situation worse.”
OUR INVOLVEMENT WITH LAND MANAGEMENT
In Southern Mindanao there is Thousands of Hectors of land waiting for development. As part of a Global Solution and the needed solutions here in the Philippines; we must move to increase food production. Our direction is to work with the Tribal Leaders to assist and guide them to make these things happen. We are currently working to provide training and assistance in Land Management. Much has been done here in the Philippines... What is needed is investors willing to invest in the future. This is part of how we can assist.. Next irrigation techniques will be needed. Technology is what we do and it is what must happen to be able use much of the area that is still open for aquiculture.
This video is part of what some areas of Mindanao has done to assist one another. Together with Government Involvement there has been a awareness of the need to manage their natural resources and the changing environmental issues.