What Is the Government's Role in the Food Industry?

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The government has a critical role, whether it's through regulations, subsidies or investment in research and development to find solutions, and finally, in allowing the conversations between the different players, to actually occur so that actually we get to focus on the right issues, get the right priorities on the table, and what bigger do we have, than providing adequate and affordable nutritious food to the every human being.

I can't think of a bigger priority we often here about security issues in the planet, lack of food and water is probably the single most important issue to consider, not only from a human sustainability point of view, but even from a security point of view.