Excerpt From Columbia War Papers Series IThe World Faces A Serious Food Problem The Reports Of The International Agricultural Institute Show That For The First Time In Many Years There Exists A Serious Deficit In The Total Available World Supply Of Corn, Wheat, Rye, Barley And Oats This Deficit Is Estimated By David Lubin To Be About Bushels Less Than The Normal Requirements For Countries Open To Trade The Problem Is Than A General One It Is One Which We At Home In America Must Face The Crop Report Just Issued Indicates That The Supply Of Wheat Will Be Than Bushels Less Than Last Year S Supply In Kansas And Nebraska, The Winter Kill And Drought Have Made Heavy Inroads Into The Total Product Of Those States.Coupled With This Is The General Shortage In Farm Labor In The Middle West The General Industrial Development Has Drained The Worker From The Farm Into The Factory In The North Atlantic States The Production Of War Munitions And Other War Supplies Has Taken Men From The Farms In The South The Negroes Have Been Leaving For The North For Work On Northern Railways And Other Enterprises Where They Have Been Offered Profitable Returns For Their Labor.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.
Walter Boughton Pitkin was an American lecturer in philosophy and psychology at Columbia University 1905 09 , and professor in the Columbia University School of Journalism 1912 43 Pitkin was a member of the New Realism school in philosophy, writing on its relation to biology.
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