NEWS

  • Profiting from pig farming October 25, 2021 10:31 pm The Nation Piggery has become big business in Malawi, with pork selling fast in communities that are generally opposed to it. For instance, in 1990s, one would never try pork business in Liwonde, Machinga. Patrick Misomali, from Chikwawa, lived in the Eastern Region …
  • California's surreal northeasternmost corner October 25, 2021 3:41 pm Beaumont Enterprise - Texas I’d been fascinated by the northeasternmost corner of California, where my home state meets Oregon and Nevada, since realizing — a bit unexpectedly — that there was a “there” there at all.  The highway that reaches into this remote region, the two-lane …
  • India will find win-win policies at UN climate summit: Erik Solheim (IANS Interview) October 25, 2021 1:18 pm CanIndia News With less than a week to go for the pivotal UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow, where nations will submit fresh pledges to secure global net zero emissions and keep 1.5 degrees within reach, former UN Environment chief Erik Solheim on Monday …
  • Jason Pellmar: "Climate is at core of all of IFC's engagements in Ukraine" October 25, 2021 10:31 am Interfax Ukraine Interview with Jason Pellmar, Regional Manager, Ukraine, Belarus and Moldova at International Finance Corporation (IFC) for the Interfax-Ukraine news agency and Green Deal portal Author: Sergey Shestak - IFC is known for its wide presence in Ukraine's …
  • Clare meat plant set to reopen for halal products October 24, 2021 3:00 pm Clare Champion A FORMER meat processing plant in Tiermaclane looks set to reopen under new management over the coming weeks, according to Deputy Cathal Crowe. The plant is being taken over by Asba, which has offices in Shannon, and specialises in the production, …
  • Agrifood Brief: From one play to another tragedy October 22, 2021 5:33 pm EurActiv ‘Much ado about nothing’ was the title of the Shakespearean play that came to mind when the Farm to Fork report was largely approved by the plenary of the European Parliament this week. But the whole fuss generated around this vote also reminded us of a …
  • The introduction of perennial plants among rainfed almond trees helps to mitigate climate change October 22, 2021 2:57 pm Phys.org Agriculture and the change in soil use produce 23% of the total emissions of greenhouse gasses of anthropogenic origin. Moreover, the expansion and intensification of agriculture are considered determining factors in soil loss and degradation by …
  • Cultured Meat Market Size, Share, Trend, Segmentation, Analysis Industry And Forecast To 2032 October 22, 2021 1:25 pm EIN Presswire High environmental burden due to livestock farming, advancements in cellular technologies, and steady research funding for alternative meat solutions NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, October 22, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- According to the …
  • Grabbed October 22, 2021 12:37 pm Inter Press Service Economy & Trade, Food and Agriculture, Global, Headlines, Poverty & SDGs Food and Agriculture One of the lingering effects of the food price crisis of 2007-08 on the world food system is the proliferating acquisition of farmland in developing …
  • New crops grow in Hudson Valley as climate change progresses October 22, 2021 12:16 pm Times Union - New York GREENPORT - Two wineries have successfully produced a grape variety in the Hudson Valley that would have been impossible to cultivate in the past.The Syrah grape prefers warmer temperatures than the Hudson Valley has historically offered, but the changing …