please answer the following using the attached ppt:

1. Why does place matter when it comes to the production and consumption of food stuffs? Use the ppt and this case study (Rod’s Notebook, the attached images contains the case study) to answer this question, as well as an additional example that you are familiar with.

2. Refer to the map on slide# 53. Based on what you have learned in this chapter—-What geographic patterns does the map reveal about the regions included in the map (keep in mind that some nations are excluded)? How might we explain the variation, in the context to the current global food supply?