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Entrepreneur sets up a child-friendly salon

Entrepreneur sets up a child-friendly salon | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Sprouts, as the name depicts, is a salon that caters for children as their hair begins to grow and it aims at providing a child-friendly environment.
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It's About Power, Not Food: The True Causes of World Hunger

It's About Power, Not Food: The True Causes of World Hunger | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Some of the world's most agriculturally abundant nations are also the hungriest.

Take India, for example. Last year, according to the Indian government's Agricultural and Processed Food Products Exp
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There might be something else in your milk besides milk

There might be something else in your milk besides milk | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Dairy cows get treated with a variety of medications to help them fight illness, but the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has yet to release the results of its inquiry – started more than four yea...

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Something myth-ing? What they don’t tell us about African agriculture

Something myth-ing? What they don’t tell us about African agriculture | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it

Something myth-ing? What they don’t tell us about African #agriculture 

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Talking Dirt – 15 Ways Soil Is Getting Healthier | Farming First

Talking Dirt – 15 Ways Soil Is Getting Healthier | Farming First | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
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Standard Digital News : : The Counties - Regulate wool prices sheep farmers in Lelan, West Pokot ask, over 7,000 sheep sheared yearly

Standard Digital News : : The Counties - Regulate wool prices sheep farmers in Lelan, West Pokot ask, over 7,000 sheep sheared yearly | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Sheep farmers in the highland areas of Pokot South Sub County have called on the government to regulate wool prices in order to control exploitation by middlemen.
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100 Key Ethics & Media Law Resources for Journalists | Journalism Degrees and Programs

100 Key Ethics & Media Law Resources for Journalists | Journalism Degrees and Programs | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it

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Good collection of journalism ethics resources curated by @JournalismDegre added to The Top Sites For Journalists. 

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Kenyan pastoralists receive insurance payout for livestock deaths

Kenyan pastoralists receive insurance payout for livestock deaths | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Pastoralists in northern Kenya are the first beneficiaries of a sharia-compliant insurance cover that compensates for livestock deaths linked to drought, in a programme that is expected to be expanded throughout East Africa.
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Standard Digital News - Kenya : Kenyan scientist Charity Mutegi wins food innovation award

Standard Digital News - Kenya : Kenyan scientist Charity Mutegi wins food innovation award | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Charity Mutegi, a 38-year-old agricultural scientist from Kenya, will receive an international award that recognises young researchers for innovation in food security.
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Turkana livestock keepers count gains of auction yards

Pastoralists in Turkana County have formed a marketing association that has seen them get higher returns from sale of livestock.
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Decline in maize, beans stocks threatens food security

Decline in maize, beans stocks threatens food security | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Agricultural experts have warned of falling food stocks in Kenya as grain farmers express fears of low yields this season due to disease outbreaks and erratic weather.
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Test tube beef inches closer to reality as demand for meat rises

Test tube beef inches closer to reality as demand for meat rises | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
First came the test tube babies that provided a solution to couples with fertility problems and now here comes the test tube meat.
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BBC Radio 4 - Feeding the World: America's New Deal

BBC Radio 4 - Feeding the World: America's New Deal | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
David Loyn investigates why US food aid policy isn't working, and how it could be reformed
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The vegetarian spectrum: a rainbow of terms that mean "eating green"

The vegetarian spectrum: a rainbow of terms that mean "eating green" | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
From freegans to vegans, this glossary of terms shows the many ways people approach eating sustainably.

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New rules set to outlaw produce hawking, boost markets

New rules set to outlaw produce hawking, boost markets | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Thousands of vendors who sell farm produce at kiosks and residential areas are set to lose incomes as the agricultural sector regulator moves to restrict sale of food items to markets set up by counties or national government.
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The Australian way to store grain in India - Austrade

Silo Bags, a safe and economical way to store grain, are being successfully used by farmers across many parts of India.
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Award-winning food systems documentary premieres on tucson.com

"Man in the Maze" has its world premiere on the Star's website.
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The technology helping dairy farmers grow feed in just 7 days,without soil

In 2003, Peter Chege had an epiphany: he could easily do what his employer was doing and play his part in creating jobs in the economy.
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I can’t hear, and that is the only snag

I can’t hear, and that is the only snag | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
My name is Rose Kwamboka, I am deaf with a capital D, which means I am completely hearing impaired.  
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Small-scale farmers hold key to growth of Africa’s economy 

Small-scale farmers hold key to growth of Africa’s economy  | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Africa’s ministers of agriculture are meeting in Addis Ababa this week to debate policies that will shape an agricultural market projected to be worth $1 trillion (Sh87 trillion) by 2030, three times its size in 2010.
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World's 8 Most Inspiring Urban Farms

World's 8 Most Inspiring Urban Farms | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
With all the media surrounding industrial agriculture and its corresponding technologies -- GMO crops, toxic pesticides, deadly fertilizers -- it might be easy to lose sight of the fact that many p...

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Avozilla: the world's largest avocado

Avozilla: the world's largest avocado | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Picture: An avocado five times the size of the regular sort is about to hit the shelves of British supermarkets
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Young entrepreneurs give hope to jobless youth with thriving fruit shop

Young entrepreneurs give hope to jobless youth with thriving fruit shop | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Close to six million youths in Kenya are looking for employment, but not for three young men who have chosen a new path of job creation.
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Lab-grown burgers cannot provide a secure future for Africa

Lab-grown burgers cannot provide a secure future for Africa | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
John Vidal: Small-scale agriculture is key to feeding Africans, not expensive stem-cell burgers cooked up in a western laboratory
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Entrepreneur sets up a child-friendly salon

Entrepreneur sets up a child-friendly salon | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Sprouts, as the name depicts, is a salon that caters for children as their hair begins to grow and it aims at providing a child-friendly environment.
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Monsanto Is Losing the Press

Monsanto Is Losing the Press | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Reporters are finding it harder and harder to find any good news in biotech seeds.

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