“Land grabbing” creates tensions as countries combat local and global food insecurity

By Allyn Gaestel

17 December 2009 [MEDIAGLOBAL]: Once able to sustain its population of 30 million with local agriculture, Saudi Arabia now anticipates importing all of its wheat by 2016, according to Reuters. Saudi Arabia’s aquifers are drying up as a result of climate change, which has led to a massive decline in local wheat harvests…Read full article