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Companies interested in organic agriculture should engage in market research and brand building, and not just simply chase trends without having first identified buyers, experts have said.

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 20:12
… CITY  –— Companies interested in organic agriculture should engage in market research … Nam Academy of Agriculture Science said that organic agricultural goods currently only … planning or market research. Organic agriculture has strict requirements that farmers …
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DEATHS ELSEWHERE: Former Agriculture Secretary Bob Bergland dies at 90

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 19:44
… (AP) — Former U.S. Agriculture Secretary Bob Bergland, a farmer … Linda Vatnsdal said. As agriculture secretary, Bergland had the … to 1977 before becoming agriculture secretary under Carter. While … U.S. Department of Agriculture, Bergland commissioned a major …
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PGG Wrightson shareholder Agria settles US fraud

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 19:18
… that also included legal costs. Agria had said it would tell … per cent of Wrightson through Agria (Singapore) which it gained through … with Silver Fern Farms. When Agria bought its initial 13 per … Wrightson accounts for most of Agria's business, and the …
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Agricultural economist Timothy Josling dies at age 78

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 19:07
… s research interests centered on agricultural policies and international trade … governments understand the costs of agricultural protection and support.” Dedicated scholar … executive committee of the International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium. He …
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Devinder Sharma on India's Agriculture Crisis

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 18:21
… ’s policymakers have long disdained agriculture as development’s poorer cousin … economic policy of the country. Agriculture is deliberately being kept impoverished … is massive investment in the agriculture sector — and, simultaneously, economic capacity …
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Irish agri-food exports to China worth 100m, but beef exports only worth 432,000

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 18:12
… ,000 FarmIreland.ie Irish agri-food exports to China are … #47;beef/irish-agrifood-exports-to-china-worth-100m … ;cattle%20in%20field.jpg Email Irish agri-food exports to China are … figures show. The Minister for Agriculture, Michael Creed, recently detailed …
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Tarkwa-Nsuaem MCE promises further boost to Agriculture

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 18:08
… celebration is under the theme“ Agriculture, Moving Ghana beyond aid”. According … population are engaged in agriculture business, however, the agriculture output and its … obvious approach of improving the agriculture production to increase yield, he …
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State climatologist: Climate change affecting Midwest agriculture, ecosystems

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 17:48
… change in the Midwest on agriculture, forests, ecosystems, infrastructure, human health … and sequester carbon through improved agriculture and forestry practices. There is …
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High demand for international agri-science scholarships

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 17:32
… for New Zealand funded international agri-science scholarships The latest winners … the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research Programme (CGIAR) for … Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS). Further …
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Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 17:32
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On AgriTalk Monday, Joe Schuele, vice president of communications for

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 17:27
… Mexico, China and Canada. On AgriTalk Monday, Joe Schuele, vice president …
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Tony Evers announces science, agriculture advisory panel

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 17:04
… a panel advising him on agriculture, energy and natural resources, while … ’s natural resources, strengthen our agricultural industries, and work toward clean …
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OP-ED: The new agriculture and developing emerging farmers: Harnessing the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 16:52
… the rise of large commercial agriculture in the last three centuries … of the US Department of Agriculture. This is done by a … linked to the newly created Agricultural Cluster at the Johannesburg Chamber …
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Evers names members of agriculture council

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 16:40
… people to advise him on agriculture, energy and natural resources policy … announced the members of the Agriculture, Energy and Natural Resources Policy …
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Kazakhstan : For 11 months of 2018, beef exports amounted to 14,5 thousand tons Ministry of Agriculture

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 16:29
… and export of processed agricultural products at least 2. … First Vice Minister of Agriculture Arman Yevniev reported on … According to the Ministry of Agriculture, it is precisely the … in the development of irrigated agriculture. The state program envisages …
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Angola : IFAD secures USD 200 million for Agriculture and Fisheries

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 16:29
… of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Gilbert Fossoun Houngbo … million for the Fisheries and Agriculture sectors. The announcement was made … development of rural areas through Agriculture, Fisheries and Livestock. Gilbert Fossoun …
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Offshore oil and gas provides huge opportunities for agric sector – Amin Adam

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 16:12
… some women engaging in agricultural activities Young Ghanaians … fruits, vegetables and other agriculture produce, which provide … fresh vegetables and other agriculture produce, which are consumed … Adam said, “the agriculture initiative will be captured …
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SEC Charges Agria Corporation And Executive Chairman With Fraud

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 15:37
… the SEC’s order, Agria Corporation sold its Chinese operating … in manipulative trading in Agria’s American Depository Shares … New York Stock Exchange.    “Agria’s fraudulent accounting hid from … SEC’s order found that Agria violated antifraud, reporting, books …
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Web series for women in agriculture aims to combat stress

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 14:15
… women in agriculture “cultivate resiliency.” American Agri-Women, District 11 Agri-Women, University … Cultivating Resiliency for Women in Agriculture web series to provide … Cultivating Resiliency for Women in Agriculture sessions Impact of Farming and …
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Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for agriculture hailed

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 13:55
… a lifetime opportunity for agriculture as AgForce prepares … system with benefits beyond agriculture in areas like carbon … training to ensure broadacre agriculture continues to grow … to rural Queenslanders, especially agriculture-specific curriculum. "But …
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