The paper upon which the above information if based is: Ray, D. K., et al. (2013) Yield Trends Are Insufficient to Double Global Crop Production PLoS One 8 (6): e66428. doi:10.1371/journal.pone 0066426 Production PLoS One 8 (6): e66428. doi:10.1371/journal.pone 0066426 Click on the following link to read it: http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0066428
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