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  • “We grow meat from cells, they are just not connected to a cow”: Didier Toubia on the future of farming December 7, 2021 3:04 am New Statesman Aleph – the first letter of the Phoenician, Hebrew and Arabic alphabets, and the precursor of the modern “a”– derives from the word for ox; the letter itself came from an ancient hieroglyph representing an ox’s head. The character has a special …
  • Ag News: GFA Continues College Scholarships December 6, 2021 11:18 pm KIT - Washington **The Georgia Foundation for Agriculture continues to invest in students pursuing careers in agriculture-related fields. For 2022, the foundation is offering a total of $65,000 in scholarships for graduating high school seniors, rising college juniors and …
  • Hoist Capital Corp. and the Hempshire Group, Inc. Announce Business Combination and Up to $5.0 Million Equity Financing December 6, 2021 10:22 pm MENAFN (MENAFN- GlobeNewsWire - Nasdaq) CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hoist Capital Corp. (TSXV: HTE.P) (' Hoist ') and The Hempshire Group, Inc. (' Hempshire ' or the ' Company '), a private, non-tobacco and non- …
  • Organic Pineapple Juice Market Key Drivers, Challenges, Growth and Opportunities December 6, 2021 2:58 pm EIN Presswire ALBANY, NY, US, December 6, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- The latest market estimate report published by Transparency Market Research on the global organic pineapple juice market includes global industry analysis and opportunity assessment of the …
  • Solidaridad Liberia Unveils Loan Scheme to Improve Cocoa Farmers' Incomes - Liberian Daily Observer December 6, 2021 1:14 pm Liberian Times The Solidaridad West Africa Project in Liberia has launched a loan program under its Liberia Cocoa Sector Improvement Program (LICSIP) to assist approximately 2,000 farmers in the cocoa sector. The loan program was launched recently in Gbarnga, Bong County …
  • Soil Degradation Is Undermining Food Security In The Caribbean December 6, 2021 2:49 am Forbes Curbing soil degradation is critical to the food security and ecological sustainability of the Caribbean— yet unsustainable land management practices, coupled with the pressures of climate change continue to impact soil health and threaten to rob the …
  • Can regenerative farming live up to the hype? December 5, 2021 9:02 pm Stuff Farmer Rhys Roberts has a sleep problem. It’s not unusual for a dairy farmer to be knackered, but Roberts’ issue isn’t his own sleep. A monthly survey tells him only 14 per cent of his more than two dozen employees are getting enough nightly rest. Milking …
  • WB, EU extend P16-B more funds to DA December 5, 2021 11:27 am Manila Bulletin The Department of Agriculture’s (DA) Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP), the largest World Bank-funded project in the country, has been extended up to July 2025 and has received additional foreign funds of about P16 billion. In a statement, DA …
  • Misconceptions surrounding honey production December 4, 2021 7:01 am Kuensel There are some people who doubt and some who believe the honey from Bumthang is adulterated, crystallised and unsafe for consumption. There are also many people who believe that consumption of honey is a sin. Modern beekeeping started in Bumthang from 1986 …
  • Costa's expansion to create 1 billion tomatoes December 3, 2021 8:25 pm The Land Newspaper +14 The public unveiling of 12.5 brand new hectares of Dutch-style glasshouse near Guyra will bring 140 to 180 new jobs to the New England while helping to lift annual production at the 40ha facility to one billion individual tomatoes, making the facility …