SCF15 - Conferences
Family Farming Against Hunger and Poverty
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 12:00 PM Sala Agricoltura Familiare (sala Rossa)
Worldwide more than 500 million small-scale, family-run farms produce the food that we eat. In developing countries, family farming supplies 80% of the food supply. Meanwhile, large-scale production focuses solely on market needs, rather than on protecting our daily food, particularly that of poorer populations. It is time we acknowledged these key differences.