The 1st Annual Food Tank Summit will be held from 21-22 January 2015 in Washington D.C.
“These scientists can now make quicker decisions about plant breeding, leading to higher nutrient content,” said Howard-Yana Shapiro, chief agricultural officer with Mars Incorporated in a an artic
The Moringa Tree, which is native to parts of Africa and Asia, is said to prevent many different diseases.
Companies are beginning to embrace the practice of ‘insetting’, that is, embedding sustainability activities, such as agroforestry, directly into their supply chains.
A new book recommends approaches that will help the Philippines to mitigate, and adapt to, climate change, reports Business Week Mindanao.
With 2015 designated as the UN International Year of Soils and the spotlight on the importance of soil to food security and ecosystems, an article in The Scotsman looks at projects in Senegal and B
A new grant will extend work on flood-based farming systems in Yemen, Pakistan, Sudan and Ethiopia to improve rural growth.
The traditional ‘dahas’ or managed forestry practice in West Kalimantan, Indonesia is helping to preserve the forest.
The International Year of Soils in 2015 aims to increase awareness and understanding of the many important roles of soil.
Farmers on the Indonesian island of Flores have, for generations, practiced sustainable agroforestry, producing coffee while maintaining the forest.