"Attention has focused on oil insecurity, and rightly so, but it is not the same as food insecurity. An empty gas tank is one thing, an empty stomach another. And while there are substitutes for oil, there are none for food." –Lester R. Brown, Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization.
Lester Brown, president of the Earth Policy Institute, discusses the outlook for global food production and potential implications for the world's population. Brown speaks with Carol Massar and Matt Miller on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." Posted February 9, 2011.