Stepping up the fight against hunger in the world

THE United Nations reports that the Covid-19 pandemic likely contributed to the dramatic surge in world hunger in 2020. During this year, around 811 million people, or 1 in 9 of the world’s population, n haven’t had enough to eat. The report, prepared by five UN agencies, said the increase …

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Siblings love the manure digester

When Danielle Goodrich decided to return to her family’s dairy farm in 2009, she returned through the darker days of the dairy industry. “It was in my blood. I had no intention of doing anything else, ”she says. But times were tough. Her father, Ernie, had just bought a nearby …

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Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog »Blog Archives Multi-crop (mixed cropping) farming practices promote more successful farmland than monoculture (monoculture)

(Beyond pesticides, July 15, 2021) A study by ETH Zurich finds multi-crop (mixed crop) agricultural land, which includes a wide range of crops, produces higher biomass and seed yields than monocultures (monocultures). Monocultures are most prevalent on arable land, as commercial industrial agriculture uses this practice to increase the efficiency …

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Scottish farmers aren’t retired guys, Mutual says

Sean McCann of NFU Mutual Research commissioned by NFU Mutual showed that most farmers plan to continue being involved with the farm past retirement age, but some admitted that they could do less than before, help with the harvest and lambing or focus on helping with paperwork. The survey found …

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Global Asphalt Mixing Plant Market Growth, Demand and Size Analysis by Syndicate Market Research Methodology Forecast 2021-2027 – 2 × 6 Sports

Market research on Global Asphalt Mixing Plant Market 2021 The research report studies the current and future aspects of the Asphalt Mixing Plant market primarily based on the factors that the companies compete against in the market, key trends and segmentation analysis. This report covers each side of the global …

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