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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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EU parliament votes to keep food losses as feed, not waste

EU parliament votes to keep food losses as feed, not waste | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
The feed and formers foodstuffs sectors have welcomed the plenary vote by the EU Parliament backing a Commission proposal to leave raw materials placed on the market as feed outside the scope of the new waste regulation. 

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Simpler rules and more support for fruit and veg producers in Europe

Simpler rules and more support for fruit and veg producers in Europe | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
FreshPlaza is the number one portal for the fresh produce industry, offering the latest news, job advertisements, pricewatch, and photo albums

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Photos from Mike Hosking Breakfast's post - Mike Hosking Breakfast | Facebook

Photos from Mike Hosking Breakfast's post - Mike Hosking Breakfast | Facebook | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Mike Hosking Breakfast posted this photo on 2015-08-11. 19868 likes. 2226 comments. 2496 shares.
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Behind All Great Innovations Is an Innovative Culture

Behind All Great Innovations Is an Innovative Culture | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Simply throwing money at innovation does not always spell success. To enjoy the spoils of innovation, the right culture must also be in place.

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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

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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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The EU must take the lead in linking agricultural trade to the SDGs

The EU must take the lead in linking agricultural trade to the SDGs | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
Trade in agriculture and agricultural products is back in the political spotlight as the WTO's 2013 Trade Facilitation Agreement, the first multilateral trade agreement of this century, enters into force,, writes Jonathan Peel.

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Europe Introduces Food Inspection Rules to Tackle Fraud

Europe Introduces Food Inspection Rules to Tackle Fraud | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
New rules on food safety and inspection have been adopted by the European Parliament to tackle fraudulent practices in the food industry.
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The day I left office, my phone literally ceased to ring

The day I left office, my phone literally ceased to ring | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
‘Conflict of interest’ is largely a foreign word since everybody wants to make money and remain relevant in this society long after they leave.
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World’s first pepper-picking robot heralds new era | Horizon Magazine - European Commission

World’s first pepper-picking robot heralds new era | Horizon Magazine - European Commission | Agriculture,Urban Farming,Food security,Agriprenuership, Youth, Ag Journalism and  Online Ag media | Scoop.it
The first robot capable of selecting and picking ripe sweet peppers is helping clear the way for a new era of agricultural robots that would change how farming in Europe is done.
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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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