Monthly Archives: October 2014

Nine more TEDx talks on food security

Originally posted on One Billion Hungry: Can We Feed the World?:
Last year we brought you six of our favourite TEDx talks on food security and since then we’ve discovered a whole lot more. Here are nine more interesting talks…

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Contribute your ideas to improve Food security in Africa

Originally posted on Kalu Samuel's Blog:
Several Months ago, I and a three other African visionaries sat down in Accra, Ghana and developed a startup: Agricnet Solutions Enterprises, a one-stop Agric consultancy and viable social enterprise that aims to…

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The @WorldResources Institute On How To “Create A Sustainable Food Future”

Originally posted on Food (Policy) For Thought:
It happens that once you specialize in a topic, you get a little jaded about ‘broad overview’ talks. Whenever I go to one of those now, I notice myself mentally playing the ‘food…

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Back agriculture to get the most out of aid to Africa

Escaping the poverty trap begins with having enough food on your table and enough money in your pocket. For more than 500 million smallholder farmers all over the world, this means producing enough on two hectares (or less) of land … Continue reading

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What Happens in a Cattle Feedlot – People Behind The Beef

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How Lagos urbanisation affects Ikorodu farmers

“The lands were allocated by the state government for farming but they have been used to build accommodation.” Source: http://www.premiumtimesng.com See on Scoop.it – Sustainable Livestock development

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Experts to discuss livestock and livelihoods for Africa

Nearly 500 delegates from over 20 countries will converge in Nairobi this morning October 27, to discuss Africa’s Animal Agriculture: Macro-trends and future opportunities. Meeting under the auspic… Source: sustainable-livestock.ilri.org See on Scoop.it – Sustainable Livestock development

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