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Resources to support the NSW secondary Geography curriculum
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Go with the grain: technology to help farmers protect crops

Go with the grain: technology to help farmers protect crops | Geography in the classroom | Scoop.it
New technology to tackle biosecurity challenges down the track is one of the five megatrends identified in today’s CSIRO report Australia’s Biosecurity Future: preparing for future biological challenges…
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Grasslands under pressure – will agriculture pull through?

Grasslands under pressure – will agriculture pull through? | Geography in the classroom | Scoop.it
Rising human populations place enormous stress on grasslands and other resources used for agriculture. Land is taken over for housing, roads, growing crops.
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World Food Day

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The 2014 World Food Day theme - Family Farming: “Feeding the world, caring for the earth” - has been chosen to raise the profile of family farming and smallholder farmers. It focuses world attention on the significant role of family farming in eradicating hunger and poverty, providing food security and nutrition, improving livelihoods, managing natural resources, protecting the environment, and achieving sustainable development, in particular in rural areas.
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Australia's farming future: can our wheat keep feeding the world?

Australia's farming future: can our wheat keep feeding the world? | Geography in the classroom | Scoop.it

"Australia’s status as a major wheat exporter means we have a special role in helping the rest of the world eat.But with a changing climate, and so much of the world’s wheat being used as animal feeds and for ethanol production, that role is going to become more difficult."

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