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Agri-Food News and Media
Assessment Of Grain Legumes And Dryland Cereals Seed Value Chains In Uganda

This paper analyses the current state of Uganda’s seed value chain for grain legumes and dryland cereals (GLDC), the challenges as well as the opportunities in it. It also identifies critical areas that can drive sustainability in seed value chains.

Agri-Food News and Media
Don't Be Too Hasty To Throw Away Old Seedlings!
All CountriesBill Kerr

It’s expensive to throw away perfectly healthy seedlings. Rather keep them in limbo until you can plant them, says Bill Kerr.

Agri-Food News and Media
Rising Demand For Rice In Animal Feed Puts Pressure On Supplies
All CountriesElizabeth Schroeder

The use of low-grade rice in animal feed rations across Asia has resulted in the price of this staple commodity rising rapidly.

Agri-Food News and Media
Charcoal Production 'A Valuable Source' Of Income On Farms
All CountriesAnnelie Coleman

Charcoal production in Namibia formed an important part of on-farm diversification and offered farmers a valuable source of additional income.

Agri-Food News and Media
Know The Basics :Starting A Commercial Beef Herd From Scratch
All CountriesMagda du Toit

The aim of any well-managed commercial cattle farm is to produce high-quality beef for the market at a profitable level. Magda du Toit provides emerging and aspiring beef cattle farmers with a guideline of the elements they need to consider when emba...

Agri-Food News and Media, Agri-Tech and Digital Services
The Global Divide In Data-Driven Farming
All CountriesMehrabi, McDowell, Ricciardi, Levers, Martinez, Me...

Big data and mobile technology are widely claimed to be global disruptive forces in agriculture that benefit small-scale farmers. Yet the access of small-scale farmers to this technology is poorly understood.

Agri-Food News and Media
FAO Publications Catalogue 2022
All CountriesFAO

This catalogue aims to improve the dissemination and outreach of FAO’s knowledge products and overall publishing programme.

Agri-Food News and Media
OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook
All CountriesFAO

The Agricultural Outlook 2021-2030 is a collaborative effort of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations. It brings together the commodity, policy and coun...

Agri-Food News and Media
A Multi-Billion-Dollar Opportunity – Repurposing Agricultural Support To Transform Food Systems
All CountriesFAO,UNEP, UNDP

Public support mechanisms for agriculture in many cases hinder the transformation towards healthier, more sustainable, equitable, and efficient food systems, thus actively steering us away from meeting the Sustainable Development Goals and targets of...

Agri-Food News and Media
The State of Food and Agriculture 2021
All CountriesFAO

The State of Food and Agriculture 2021 presents country-level indicators of the resilience of agrifood systems. The indicators measure the robustness of primary production and food availability, as well as physical and economic access to food. They c...

Agri-Food News and Media, Agri-Tech and Digital Services, Climate Change
Assessment Of Agricultural Plastics And Their Sustainability: A Call For Action
All Countriesfao

This report presents the results of a study on agricultural plastic products used globally in a range of different value chains. The study assessed the types and quantities of plastic products, their benefits and trade-offs

Agri-Food News and Media, Food Business, Nutrition, Climate Change, Food Safety
Africa – Regional Overview Of Food Security And Nutrition 2021
All CountriesFAO

Africa is not on track to meet the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 2 targets to end hunger and ensure access by all people to safe, nutritious and sufficient food all year round, and to end all forms of malnutrition. The most recent estimates show...

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