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Emerging Technologies for Global Food Security

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Lack of biodiversity: 75% of the world's crop varieties are lost in just the last century

Lack of biodiversity: 75% of the world's crop varieties are lost in just the last century | Food security | Scoop.it
Lack of biodiversity and 75% of the world's crop varieties are lost in just the last century and GMOs threaten the biodiversity and the future of the organic crops
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A bigger rice bowl

A bigger rice bowl | Food security | Scoop.it
A SEED of rice that could transform the developing world saved Asha Ram Pal’s farm in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh in the summer of 2008. Mr Pal had planted... (Excellent piece on plant breeding.
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Growing Africa's agriculture

Growing Africa's agriculture | Food security | Scoop.it
Sustainable commercial agricultural production is vital to the health and well-being of Africa’s economy and people.

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Feeding 9 Billion - National Geographic

Feeding 9 Billion - National Geographic | Food security | Scoop.it
When we think about threats to the environment, we tend to picture cars and smokestacks, not dinner. But the truth is, our need for food poses one of the biggest dangers to the planet.
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The Global Food Security Index

The Global Food Security Index | Food security | Scoop.it
The Global Food Security Index considers the core issues of affordability, availability, and quality across a set of 105 countries. Learn more.

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Canada's Role in Global Food Security: Q&A

Q&A session, following Canada's Role in Global Food Security dialogue, moderated by Georgia Straight editor Charlie Smith. The panel features an array of exp...
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Reflection on the limitations of modern plant breeding | Backyard ...

Reflection on the limitations of modern plant breeding | Backyard ... | Food security | Scoop.it
The following is a review of and reaction to the following paper: Extending Darwin's Analogy: Bridging Difference in Concepts of Selection between Farmers, Biologist, and Plant Breeders by DA Cleveland and D Soleri.
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Global Citizen: Food Security

There is enough food in the world for everyone. Locally-sourced solutions will ensure that everyone has enough to eat and families can build their communitie...
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Global food security - Agri-Pulse

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Agriculture is a business, a very big business.
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Global Institute for Food Security

Global Institute for Food Security | Food security | Scoop.it
The Global Institute for Food Security is a unique public-private partnership devoted to research and innovation in sustainable crop production.
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How to feed the world in 2050: actions in a changing climate

World Scientists Urge Key Actions for Achieving Food Security in a Changing Climate http://ccafs.cgiar.org/commission/reports/ To achieve food security in a ...
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Poverty and hunger in an unjust world

Every year 15 million children die of hunger. For the price of one missile, a school full of hungry children could eat lunch every day for 5 years. The World...
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Global change, climate change upend livelihoods, food security in the Amazon

Global change, climate change upend livelihoods, food security in the Amazon | Food security | Scoop.it
In an indigenous village deep in the Amazon forest, a family clears a small plot in the forest, plants cassava or other crops for a couple of years, and then moves elsewhere, leaving the plot to be overtaken by forest.
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SocioCosmo: Global Food Security and Poverty : An Analysis !

Food Security Bill, Global Food Security, World Food Program, WHO (Global Food Security and Poverty : An Analysis !
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Farmer-led research crucial for food security - FarmersWeekly

Farmer-led research crucial for food security - FarmersWeekly | Food security | Scoop.it
Farmer-led research crucial for food security FarmersWeekly Agriculture: Engage farmers in research, was written jointly by the Soil Association's director of innovation, Tom MacMillan, and Professor Tim Benton of the UK's Global Food Security...
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GMO Basics

GMO Basics | Food security | Scoop.it
How crops are modified (RT @IStables: Looked at in this way traditional plant breeding looks more dangerous than GMO via @GMOAnswers http://t.co/t9Cz2RZkG4 http://…)...
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Bee crisis could cost billions in lost agricultural production across Australia, Senate inquiry hears

Bee crisis could cost billions in lost agricultural production across Australia, Senate inquiry hears | Food security | Scoop.it
FERAL bees have been all but wiped out in South Australia, putting the state’s agricultural industry at risk.
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THE PRACTICALITY OF AGRICULTURE INVESTMENT | Agricultural Investments

THE PRACTICALITY OF AGRICULTURE INVESTMENT | Agricultural Investments | Food security | Scoop.it
Emerging Markets and Overall Population Growth Emerging markets are developing at an extraordinary pace.
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China - More investment needed in sustainable agriculture expertise - People's Daily Online

China - More investment needed in sustainable agriculture expertise - People's Daily Online | Food security | Scoop.it
People's Daily Online
China - More investment needed in sustainable agriculture expertise
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Dr. Franz Fischler: China is aware of the importance of sustainable agriculture, and has a similar interest in the subject.
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Borlaug's Contributions Remembered On Ag Day - Farm Futures

Borlaug's Contributions Remembered On Ag Day - Farm Futures | Food security | Scoop.it
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Borlaug's Contributions Remembered On Ag Day
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A new statue in the U.S. Capitol building's statuary hall to recognize the contributions of Dr.
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Meeting the challenge of global food security

The Centre for Plant Integrative Biology (CPIB) at The University of Nottingham is multi-school centre which is getting to the very root of plant science. Wi...
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Small farmers not Monsanto key to global food security

GMWatch is an independent non-profit making organisation founded in 1998. We seek to counter the enormous corporate political power and propaganda of the biotech industry.
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The Roots of Global Food Security

How are scientists working to double global food production by 2050? The University of Nottingham is working on world-class research into producing nutrition...
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2014 Plant Breeding Symposium: Global Food Security | Sponsored by DuPont Pioneer Hi-Bred and held at University of California, Davis

2014 Plant Breeding Symposium: Global Food Security | Sponsored by DuPont Pioneer Hi-Bred and held at University of California, Davis | Food security | Scoop.it
RT @geneticmaize: Free web conference today: 2014 Plant Breeding Symposium: Global Food Security http://t.co/w3f5MsxwE5 (click Registration)
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