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Rural Water, Not City Smog, May Be China’s Pollution Nightmare

Rural Water, Not City Smog, May Be China’s Pollution Nightmare | China Food Security | Scoop.it
Over 80 percent of the water from underground wells across China’s plains is unfit for drinking because of contamination, according to statistics that alarmed many Chinese.
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Yet another China credit crunch: What's going on? - CNN

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China's air pollution prompts creative, sometimes wacky, solutions - Washington Post

China's air pollution prompts creative, sometimes wacky, solutions - Washington Post | China Food Security | Scoop.it
China's air pollution prompts creative, sometimes wacky, solutions
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In Beijing — This is how bad the smog has gotten in China.
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6 Mind-Boggling Facts About Farms in China - Mother Jones

6 Mind-Boggling Facts About Farms in China - Mother Jones | China Food Security | Scoop.it
Mother Jones 6 Mind-Boggling Facts About Farms in China Mother Jones Ever since May, when a state-controlled Chinese company agreed to buy US pork giant Smithfield, reportedly with an eye toward ramping up US pork imports to China, I've been...
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Fonterra says China-bound milk powder halted in May for high nitrite - Yahoo! News

Fonterra says China-bound milk powder halted in May for high nitrite - Yahoo! News | China Food Security | Scoop.it
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GlaxoSmithKline China scandal: British man arrested - The Guardian

GlaxoSmithKline China scandal: British man arrested - The Guardian | China Food Security | Scoop.it
The Guardian GlaxoSmithKline China scandal: British man arrested The Guardian A British risk consultant held in China since mid-July amid an investigation into the country's pharmaceutical industry has been arrested, the British embassy in Beijing...
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Agricultural reform target of China's 1st policy doc of 2014|Politics ...

Agricultural reform target of China's 1st policy doc of 2014|Politics ... | China Food Security | Scoop.it
The eight focal points are: first, to improve the national food security system; second, to strengthen the agricultural support and protection system; third, to establish a long-term mechanism for the sustainable development of agriculture; fourth,...
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Food security law: Partial roll out by 7 states so far - Hindu Business Line

Food security law: Partial roll out by 7 states so far - Hindu Business Line | China Food Security | Scoop.it
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The food security law, enacted a few months ago, is being implemented partially in seven states as of now, while three more states are expected to roll it out.
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From Granddad’s Garden to Global Food Security

This post is part of the Science Tuesday feature series on the USDA blog. Check back each week as we showcase stories and news from USDA’s rich science and research portfolio.
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China Animal Testing Complicates L'Oreal's Expansion - Bloomberg

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The Paris-based maker of shampoos and lipsticks this month agreed to pay $843 million for Chinese cosmetics face-mask maker Magic Holdings International Ltd.
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Mooncake Austerity Hits China’s Mid-Autumn Festival

Mooncake Austerity Hits China’s Mid-Autumn Festival | China Food Security | Scoop.it
First baijiu, then red carpets, and now mooncakes. For Chinese government officials, the list of taboos keeps getting longer.
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What Meat Did Bo Guagua Bring From Africa?

What Meat Did Bo Guagua Bring From Africa? | China Food Security | Scoop.it
The Bo Xilai trial has given China’s online public weighty matters to consider about corruption and the upscale lifestyles of top officials.
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