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Chicago Fed Economist on The Impact of The 2012 Drought | OpenMarkets

Chicago Fed Economist on The Impact of The 2012 Drought | OpenMarkets | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
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Wall Street investors take aim at farmland

Wall Street investors take aim at farmland | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
Corporations are starting to buy up US farmland, especially in areas dominated by industrial-scale agriculture, like Iowa and California's Central Valley
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Farmers struggle to survive in Eastern Germany

Farmers struggle to survive in Eastern Germany | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
Young farmers in eastern Germany are scrambling to find land as they compete with large multinationals.
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В Казахстане разрабатывается программа по развитию водного хозяйства

В Казахстане разрабатывается программа по развитию водного хозяйства | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
Основным водопотребителем является сельское хозяйство, которое ежегодно потребляет более 60% от объема водных ресурсов. В Казахстане разрабатывается программа по развитию водного хозяйства
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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations: FAO Cereal Supply and Demand Brief

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations: FAO Cereal Supply and Demand Brief | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
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Resource revolution: Tracking global commodity markets | McKinsey & Company

Resource revolution: Tracking global commodity markets | McKinsey & Company | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
Commodity prices, though off recent peaks, still reflect emerging-market demand, a challenging geology, innovative technology, and improved resource productivity. A McKinsey Global Institute article.
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Walmart Corporate Sustainability - How to Make a Difference - Fertilizer Optimization

Walmart Corporate Sustainability - How to Make a Difference - Fertilizer Optimization | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
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The Rockefeller Foundation highlights Olam rice initiative as a ‘catalytic innovation’ in African agriculture

The Rockefeller Foundation highlights Olam rice initiative as a ‘catalytic innovation’ in African agriculture | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
The Rockefeller Foundation says the 10,000 ha rice farm and outgrower scheme that Olam is constructing in Nigeria is a win-win land project.
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Mitsubishi to control grain company Los Grobo Ceagro do Brasil-Nikkei

Mitsubishi to control grain company Los Grobo Ceagro do Brasil-Nikkei | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
Japanese trading house Mitsubishi Corp plans to acquire a majority stake in Brazilian grain company Los Grobo Ceagro do Brasil in a deal worth about 50 billion yen (US$495 million)
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Lawmakers should not be fooled on biofuel | European Voice

Lawmakers should not be fooled on biofuel | European Voice | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
We should not ignore the well-documented negative impacts of industrial biofuel
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Agricultural Productivity: Good and Bad News | International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Agricultural Productivity: Good and Bad News | International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
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Brazil’s Atlantic Forest Faces Many Environmental Challenges « DC BureauDC Bureau

Brazil’s Atlantic Forest Faces Many Environmental Challenges « DC BureauDC Bureau | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
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High hopes for Central Asia’s agriculture sector

High hopes for Central Asia’s agriculture sector | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
Once Kyrgyzstan joins the Eurasian Economic Union, due for early 2015 and so far consisting of Kazakhstan, Belarus and Russia, it will have both the obligation and a chance to allow investors from partner countries to lease its farmland.
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Kazakhstan and Croatia join the carbon trading club

Kazakhstan and Croatia join the carbon trading club | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
Countries become latest in long line to establish emission trading schemes in effort to reduce their greenhouse gas output
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New Challenges for Global Food Security

New Challenges for Global Food Security | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
The problem of food security is exposed to considerable stress due to the variety of issues involved. prospects and possibilities, by a world-class specialist.
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Corn Near Three-Year Low on Global Supplies, Argentina Rainfall

Corn Near Three-Year Low on Global Supplies, Argentina Rainfall | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
Corn fell for a fourth day to trade near a three-year low on expectations that supplies in the U.S. will be bigger than the government estimates, and as rain in Argentina aided planting.
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Use fertilzer in spring and see effect for decades - Chippewa Herald

Use fertilzer in spring and see effect for decades - Chippewa Herald | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
Use fertilzer in spring and see effect for decades
Chippewa Herald
There are recommended levels for the rate of fertilzer use, he said.
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Are analysts overly optimistic on fertilizer stocks?

Are analysts overly optimistic on fertilizer stocks? | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
We’ll be joined by a guest on Tuesday’s Commodities show who huddled with industry players at the Fertilizer Institute conference in Montreal last week and came away cutting his projections for phosphates, potash and nitrogen after finding that the...
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China to invest $2.6 billion in Ukraine’s agriculture

China to invest $2.6 billion in Ukraine’s agriculture | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
Ukraine’s State Food and Grain Corporation and China’s Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps have signed a memorandum on cooperation in supporting priority projects in agriculture.
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Top target regions for foreign farmland investment (since the year 2000)

Top target regions for foreign farmland investment (since the year 2000) | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
The issues surrounding farmland investment are not, however, restricted to developing countries.
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Are Indian companies “land grabbing” in Africa?

Are Indian companies “land grabbing” in Africa? | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
The Hindu's Addis Ababa correspondent Aman Sethi has recently written about Indian companies’ involvement in Ethiopia and Mali, and on 19 May he took part in a Q&A session on Facebook on the issue of so-called Indian land grabs in African countries.
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BMI: Saudi Arabia Agribusiness Report (Apr-13)

BMI: Saudi Arabia Agribusiness Report (Apr-13) | Challenging Agribusiness issues | Scoop.it
A consortium of Saudi groups - comprising dairy giant Almarai, grain importer Al Rajhi and Salic, the agriculture arm of the country's sovereign wealth fund - agreed to pay US $92mn to acquire Continental Farmers Group located in northern Poland and...
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