Monthly Archives: March 2014

10 reasons to invest bigger and better in agriculture in Africa | Oxfam International Blogs

See on Scoop.it – Agriculture, Climate & Food security See on blogs.oxfam.org

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FAO – ‘Revolution’ in Agriculture Vital to Meet Food Targets

See on Scoop.it – Food Policy, Supply, Security & Safety FAO says a second “Green Revolution” may be required to boost agricultural yields and feed the world’s expected 9 billion people. See on mask-africa.com

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Plant intelligence

Originally posted on One Billion Hungry: Can We Feed the World?:
New research has shown that plants may be more intelligent than we think. A recent study conducted by the University of Western Australia, demonstrated that the plant, Mimosa pudica,…

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‘E-agriculture will create 500,000 jobs for youths’- Kalu Samuel

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Video: Digital mapping for CAP 2015 unveiled

See on Scoop.it – Food Policy, Supply, Security & Safety A team of 300 IT experts is working to build a single online application and payments system in time for the new CAP scheme in 2015. See on http://www.fwi.co.uk

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Health Ranger research breakthrough: How to block nearly all the mercury in your diet using common, everyday foods

See on Scoop.it – Food Policy, Supply, Security & Safety Health Ranger research breakthrough: How to block nearly all the mercury in your diet using common, everyday foods See on http://www.naturalnews.com

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Imagining Research for Food Sovereignty (video)

Originally posted on Food Governance:
This video – Imagining Research for Food Sovereignty – highlights the outcomes of the farmer exchanges and the St Ulrich workshop deliberations. For more information about the St. Ulrich Workshop on Democratising Agricultural Research for Food…

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