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What are the solutions of food shortage in third world countries?

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Solutions of food shortage in third world countries include;

  • Adopting irrigation which would ensure food production throughout the year.
  • Encouraging farmers to grow food crops that are drought resistance.
  • Encouraging the growing of food crops instead of cash crops
  • Giving loans/credit facilities to farmers
  • Encouraging the forming of co-operative societies to market their produce.
  • Encouraging soil conservation measures e.g terracing, afforestation.
  • Farm inputs/fertilizers pesticides should be highly subsidized in order to make them affordable to farmers.
  • Modern/scientific farming methods should be practiced in order to improve agricultural yield.
  • Storage facilities should be improved to minimize loss.
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