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Video: FAO's David Dawe talks about the role of agricultural technology in feeding the world in 2050

25 September 2009, Rome - Boosting agricultural production to the levels needed to feed an expanded world population will require sharply increased public investment in research and development and widespread adoption of new technologies, farming techniques and crop varieties, according to a new FAO discussion paper published today.

Here, FAO's David Dawe talks about the role technology can play in boosting world food production.