Agriculture

Exploring sustainable techniques of rice cultivation

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A team of researchers based in Europe used the Canadian Light Source to understand how to make fertiliser nutrients more available to rice plants

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Philippines becomes second country to approve genetically modified eggplant after Bangladesh

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A statement by the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) announced that Philippines had officially granted regulatory approval for the commercial cultivation of Bt eggplant, becoming the second country after Bangladesh to approve the splicing of a pest-resistant gene taken from the Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) bacterium into the well-known vegetable

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ADB approves US$157mn loan to support sustainable agriculture in Yellow River Basin, PRC

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The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a US$157mn loan to improve sustainable agricultural production systems in the Yellow River Basin in the People’s Republic of China (PRC)

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Agricultural cooperation between Vietnam and Finland strengthens

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Vietnamese Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Le Minh Hoan organised a discussion with Finnish Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Antti Kurvinen to talk about issues of mutual concern, including sustainable forest development

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Farming innovations which help conserve nature and create jobs

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On World Food Day, farmers in the UK and globally showed how innovative farming methods and techniques can improve lives, help meet global climate targets and produce food without harming the natural environment

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