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The Great Debate: Engineering better food systems

Today’s global food system uses a lot of energy and resources: fuel and fossil derived fertilisers on the farm, fuel for transport, plastics for packaging and electricity for refrigeration with wastage at each stage. What can engineering do to improve sustainability of food production and distribution as the world population increases?

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12 March 2018




G10, Palmer building, Whiteknights campus


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