Peak Oil threat to British Columbia's food supply, says report
Green (Living) Review
AUGUST 18, 2010
by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Climate Change and rising oil prices are a threat to ability of British Columbia to feed itself in the future, say scientists and planners. s Food Self-Reliance”, says that the area of farmland with access to irrigation in the province would have to increase by nearly 50 per cent by 2025 to provide a healthy diet for all British Columbians. We must make our changes and transition now to a world with less oil or even virtually no oil.