Monthly Archives: December 2018

Global Exploration and Practical Research Meet in Nuffield International Farming Scholars Program

Originally posted on THE GFAR BLOG:
A robust, sustainable global agriculture and food production sector is critical to the future of a growing world population. It will take farms of varying types and sizes to address food insecurity and hunger,…

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Call for papers: Analytical Approaches to Post-Exceptionalism in Food and Agricultural Governance

Originally posted on Food Governance:
Join us at the 2019 General Conference of the European Consortium for Political Research in Wrocław, Poland.  Due to the sensitive nature of the associated public goods (food safety, health, environmental concerns), policy makers have…

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Livestock and agroecology — Small Scaled Farmers and the pastoralists are the backbones of animal agriculture. They play a pivotal role not only in producing quality food item but also conserving the genetic resources as well as nature for the next generations. Contrast to the factory farming small scaled farming and pastoralism do not use (up to their level best) pesticides and chemical fertilizers etc. They do not harm nature by the blind use of inputs like energy and water. They are the custodians of the genes and nature.

Originally posted on Small Scaled Farmers and the pastoralists are the backbones of animal agriculture. They play a pivotal role not only in producing quality food item but also conserving the genetic resources as well as nature for the next generations. Contrast to the factory farming small scaled farming and pastoralism do not use (up to their level best) pesticides and chemical fertilizers etc. They do not harm the nature by the blind use of inputs like energy and water. They are the custodians of the genes and nature.:
A summary key opportunities for livestock to contribute to the agroecological transition Livestock is found in…

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RESILIENCE OF NATIVE LIVESTOCK BREEDS TO CLIMATE CHANGE

Originally posted on Communities' Animal Genetic Resources and Food Security :
The globe is under stressful pressure of climate change. Droughts, erratic and unseasonal rains, floods, and rise in mercury are the salient features of climate change. Some regions are under the severe…

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Camel Milk: Why Do You Need This In Your Home?

Originally posted on Communities' Animal Genetic Resources and Food Security :
via Camel Milk: Why Do You Need This In Your Home?

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