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Sustainable farming project combines aquaculture and hydroponics | Sci-Tech | DW.DE | 04.07.2013

Sustainable farming project combines aquaculture and hydroponics | Sci-Tech | DW.DE | 04.07.2013 | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
Tomatoes and fish are being farmed together in the same environment. Dirty water from the fish tanks is used for providing mineral nutrients that are essential for plant growth.
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The Reason We Should Purchase Sustainable Seafood

The Reason We Should Purchase Sustainable Seafood | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
     Related Stories25 Ways to Embrace a More Eco Friendly HomeStores that Repurpose, Recycle and Collect Used ItemsThe Great Big List of Buy One, Give One Brands 
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Agricultural festival opens in Quang Ngai - Society - VietNam News

Agricultural festival opens in Quang Ngai - Society - VietNam News | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
More than 800 pavilions from 400 businesses were displayed at the Festival of Agriculture and Crafts village in the central region yesterday.
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The festival, which is being jointly organised by the Central Farmer's Association, the Viet Nam Crafts Association and the central province's people's committee, has attracted businesses working in agricultural processing and export and import, and artisan, craftsmen and handicraft associations from provinces and cities

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Mekong’s sediment load decreases, disaster nears - News VietNamNet

Mekong’s sediment load decreases, disaster nears - News VietNamNet | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
The rapid decrease of the sediment load in the Mekong River has been largely caused by hydropower dams. WWF in Vietnam last week said suspended sediment load decreased from 160 million tons to 75 million tons between 1992 and 2014.
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The rapid decrease of the sediment load in the Mekong River has been largely caused by hydropower dams. The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) in Vietnam last week said suspended sediment load decreased from 160 million tons to 75 million tons between 1992 and 2014.

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The EU and the UN explore sustainable agriculture and fish farming at Expo Milano 2015

The EU and the UN explore sustainable agriculture and fish farming  at Expo Milano 2015 | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
RT @UN_Expo2015: Read the news: "#Aquaculture in Europe: a model for the future?"at #Expo2015 tomorrow @FAOfish http://t.co/BZwN7JayXT http…
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Only 1% of Vietnamese enterprises investing in agriculture: ministry

Though often assessed as a country with a lot of advantages in agriculture, the bitter reality is that only one percent of Vietnamese firms are investing in the sector
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FDI in VIETNAM AGRICULTURE - WATCHING AND WAITING

FDI in VIETNAM AGRICULTURE - WATCHING AND WAITING | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
Vietnam agriculture poses a positive destination for foreign investors. However, FDIs in agriculture sector still remains pale. What are the possible reason, and what needs to be done to improve th...
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Viet Nam Hog Markets

Viet Nam Hog Markets | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
VIET NAM - The market pig numbers and the demand for pork just before TET (the New Year Festival) were higher than first estimated. There was an adequate supply of pork for the holidays, write Ron Lane, Business Director for Asia Pacific and Meggie Vo, Genesus Marketing Representative in Viet Nam.
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Why Slave Labor Still Plagues The Global Food System

Why Slave Labor Still Plagues The Global Food System | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
As consumers, we are at one end of a food supply chain that sometimes leads back to slavery, a State Department report on human trafficking reveals.
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World Shrimp Prices

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What do you think about prices of shrimp as a source of protein comparing to the other sources like chicken, swine, beef...?

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Journal of Water and Climate Change (2014) - Impact of global climate change on fish growth, digestion and physiological status: developing a hypothesis for cause and effect relationships

Journal of Water and Climate Change (2014) - Impact of global climate change on fish growth, digestion and physiological status: developing a hypothesis for cause and effect relationships | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
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Asia-Pacific launches sustainable aquaculture initiative - California Aquaculture Association

Asia-Pacific launches sustainable aquaculture initiative - California Aquaculture Association | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
Courtesy of SeafoodSource.com: The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) announced recently that the Asia-Pacific region is developing a coordinated strategy and action plan for the sustainable intensification of aquaculture. Representatives from multiple sectors — senior government aquaculture and fisheries officials from 16 countries, representatives of specialized organizations, the private sector and [...]

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What Will Happen When Genetically Engineered Salmon Escape Into the Wild?

What Will Happen When Genetically Engineered Salmon Escape Into the Wild? | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
AquaBounty has made a salmon that grows unnaturally fast, reaching adult size twice as fast as its wild relative. Genetically engineered salmon
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ASEAN businesses, governments should collaborate for sustainable agriculture | Hightlight news, Stories from Vietnam and the World

ASEAN businesses, governments should collaborate for sustainable agriculture |  Hightlight news, Stories from Vietnam and the World | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
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Farmers need foreign technologies for ‘clean’ produce exports - News VietNamNet

Farmers need foreign technologies for ‘clean’ produce exports - News VietNamNet | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam has a skilled labor force and favorable natural conditions to grow vegetables and fruits but it still needs foreign technologies to clean farm produce for export.
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Vietnam has a skilled labor force and favorable natural conditions to grow vegetables and fruits but it still needs foreign technologies to clean farm produce for export.

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8 guidelines to make small scale fishing more sustainable - Rappler

8 guidelines to make small scale fishing more sustainable - Rappler | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
A comprehensive, human rights-based approach will make municipal fishing a better contributor to food security and poverty eradication
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A comprehensive, human rights-based approach will make municipal fishing a better contributor to food security and poverty eradication

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Farming investment remains inadequate - Economy - VietNam News

Farming investment remains inadequate - Economy - VietNam News | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
Investment in agriculture and rural development
seems to be decreasing year by year in total socio-economic development,
according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
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Livestock, aquaculture waste threaten rural environment - Viet Nam News

Livestock, aquaculture waste threaten rural environment - Viet Nam News | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
The indiscriminate use of fertilisers, untreated livestock waste and
wastewater pose a threat to rural areas, according to the 2014 National
Environment Report.

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The indiscriminate use of fertilisers, untreated livestock waste and wastewater pose a threat to rural areas, according to the 2014 National Environment Report.

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Genetically modified corn seeds introduced to Vietnamese farmers | Sustainable Agriculture

Genetically modified corn seeds introduced to Vietnamese farmers |  Sustainable Agriculture | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
Dekalb Vietnam, a subsidiary of the US’ Monsanto Company, yesterday launched the first integrated knowledge transfer field in the southern province of
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Was Your Seafood Caught By Slaves? AP Uncovers Unsavory Trade

Was Your Seafood Caught By Slaves? AP Uncovers Unsavory Trade | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
Some of the seafood that winds up in American grocery stores, in restaurants, even in cat food may have been caught by Burmese slaves, a yearlong investigation by The Associated Press finds.
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Aquaculture Magazine - Japanese scientists breed first captive bluefin tuna in fight for sustainable fisheries

Aquaculture Magazine - Japanese scientists breed first captive bluefin tuna in fight for sustainable fisheries | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
Japanese scientists may have found a way to save wild bluefin tuna from extinction by successfully breeding and raising the fish in captivity for the first time. 
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Good news for the industry, and for my sister - Chef of a Japanese restaurant in Germany who uses a lot of fresh tuna for her sushi.

http://www.dongkinh.de

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Label with environmental impact information for aquaculture produce | Aquaculture Directory

Label with environmental impact information for aquaculture produce | Aquaculture Directory | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry is mulling proposal to include the environmental impact information on the labelling of aquaculture produce here, Parliament was told.

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Sustainable farming project combines aquaculture and hydroponics | Sci-Tech | DW.DE | 04.07.2013

Sustainable farming project combines aquaculture and hydroponics | Sci-Tech | DW.DE | 04.07.2013 | Sustainable Agriculture | Scoop.it
Tomatoes and fish are being farmed together in the same environment. Dirty water from the fish tanks is used for providing mineral nutrients that are essential for plant growth.
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