The BBC’s Food and Farming team have produced a documentary to explain why there is such a great need for agri research.
It looks at how the agri industry has changed since the Industrial Revolution, and is aimed at the future of the food and farming sector.
It will be shown on BBC Two on Sunday 6 February at 9pm.
BBC World News: The Future of the World’s Food Listen to the programme here.
Agri-Farming Today: The Food and Agriculture Future Listen to a BBC World Service episode of the programme about agribusiness.
BBC News: World Food News Listen to an episode of World Food news.