Agriculture News

World: Promoting gender-responsive adaptation in the agriculture sectors: Entry points within National Adaptation Plans

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 16:00
… planning in the agriculture sectors. Adaptation responses in the agriculture sectors are … other planning processes for the agriculture sectors. Meeting gender-related adaptation goals … actors and institutions (e.g. agriculture and related ministries, extension services …
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Tue, 05/01/2018 - 16:00
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Cost-benefit analysis for climate change adaptation policies and investments in the agriculture sectors

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:47
… policies and projects in the agriculture sectors and describes the main … climate change adaptation in the agriculture sectors.
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Green Gorilla Appoints Organic Agriculture Expert Av Singh, Ph.D., P.Ag, Chief Science Officer

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:47
… 18 Green Gorilla Appoints Organic Agriculture Expert Av Singh, Ph.D … for overseeing all cultivation and agricultural matters as well as providing … the foremost authorities on organic agriculture. He has written more than … ; Olive™ and its organic biodynamic agricultural products for the cannabis industry …
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Using impact evaluation to improve policymaking for climate change adaptation in the agriculture sectors

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:47
Overview Impact evaluation (IE) enables programme managers and policymakers to plan interventions in a rational and evidence-based manner. While a range of evaluation methods exists, this briefing note provides an overview of rigorous and quantitatively …
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Perdue announces Florida citrus hurricane recovery funding

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:44
… October, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services said Florida … producers with recovery of their agricultural operations in at least nine … ,” said Sonny Perdue, secretary of agriculture. “Our team is working as … , our federal leaders and the agriculture industry for their collaborative efforts …
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Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research Awards $5 Million to Launch Public-Private Effort to Address Water Scarcity with Irrigation Innovation

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:38
… the U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, and the private … the critical water challenges facing agriculture, municipalities and industry. The goal … benefit the research to improve agricultural production through effective water use …
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Agri View: NAFTA and Farm Bill Problems

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:13
… with NAFTA in today’s Agri View. Everett looks at the … one may highly regarded in agriculture put it. “There is no … of the people involved in agriculture do not expect to see … . So, who cares? That’s Agri View for today. I’m …
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New TPP Moving Forward

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:13
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) continues to move forward without the United States. Mexico last week ratified the new TPP agreement, now called the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership. Mexico’s Senate voted 73-24 to …
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Spring Veggies Perfect for Kids to Grow

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:13
If you are searching for activities to do with your children. Cathy Isom has a great solution. Today, she tells you about the perfect spring veggies for kids to grow. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Springtime means gardening for many households, …
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Building Naming Ceremony Celebrates ‘Father’ of Fresno State Viticulture, Enology

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:12
… of the Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology, and Fresno … . Petrucci, Jr., a Fresno State agricultural business graduate, took many of …
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The California Kitchen: Baby Back Ribs Untamed

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:12
In today’s California Kitchen, learn to cook amazing Baby Back Ribs Untamed with The Untamed Chef, Albert J. Hernandez. Here is what you will need: 3 T Olive Oil TT S+P 2 T Chili Powder 2 T Lemon Pepper 2 t Curry Powder 1 T Cayenne For this and many more …
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It took years and many millions, but boll weevil finally conquered

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:02
… the United States Department of Agriculture’s Animal Plant Health Inspection … paper becomes ‘bible of Delta agriculture’ Long-snouted boll weevils migrated en …
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Melanoma Skin Cancer Prevention Month kicks off, free skin screenings offered

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 14:59
May is designated as National Melanoma Skin Cancer Prevention Month by the American Academy of Dermatology. Melanoma is a type of skin cancer, and it is the deadliest of skin cancers. But self checks and regular screenings by a dermatologist, can catch a …
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Texas cotton faces early weather setbacks

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 14:59
… acres. Texas A&M AgriLife Extension state cotton specialist Gaylon …
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Buhari urges youths to maximize opportunities in agriculture

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 14:35
… country to seize opportunities in agriculture to uplift their standards of … Executive Officers of six American agricultural companies and their Nigerian counterparts … easily accessible in agriculture because, as he said, “agriculture is the future … , to earn respect for themselves. “Agriculture is providing jobs for millions …
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Growing agritourism: Farmers look to attract tourists

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 14:04
… round out their profit margins. Agritourism, or farm-based tourism, is already … not education or information about agriculture but it’s a secondary use and falls within agritourism.” Farm tourism and interest in …
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Agriculture, tourism provide opportunities

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 13:55
… that alongside the resources sector, agriculture and tourism expansion was broadening … focusing on sectors such as agriculture and tourism to be the … human history to establish organised agriculture. “We have some of the … a great landmass available for agriculture. “We need to mobilise the …
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Briefing request issued to ministers of irrigation, local development for not utilising rain water for agriculture: MP

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 13:50
Lawmaker Sayed Hegazy, member of parliament’s energy committee, sent a briefing request to the ministers of irrigation and water resources and local development for not utilising rainwater and wasting it either by letting it fall into drains or the …
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Chip Nellinger of Blue Reef Agri-Marketing and Mike North of Commodity

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 13:28
… ,” said Chip Nellinger, Blue Reef Agri-Marketing. “It tells me you’re …
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