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Congratulations to the 2017 الغذاء على جائزة نوبل العالمية, دكتور. Akinwumi Ayodeji Adesina from Nigeria, announced as this year’s recipient at an event Monday, يونيو 26 in Washington, DC held at the US Dept. of Agriculture.

2017 الغذاء على جائزة نوبل العالميةDR. AKINWUMI AYODEJI ADESINA, the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), will be recognized as the 2017 الغذاء على جائزة نوبل العالمية. Through his roles over the past two decades with the Rockefeller Foundation, at the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), and as Minister of Agriculture of Nigeria, دكتور. Adesina has been at the forefront of galvanizing political will to transform African agriculture through initiatives to: expand agricultural production, thwart corruption in the Nigerian fertilizer industryand exponentially increase the availability of credit for smallholder farmers across the African continent

Read more at the World Food Prize websiteclick here.

التجارة, المتصلة بالتجارة, بنية تحتية:

US suspends imports of Brazilian beefGlobalMeatNews.com -By Aidan Fortune (يونيو 23)

The US Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has suspended all imports of fresh beef from Brazil due to safety concerns.” – حلقة الوصل

USDA proposes to allow cooked chicken from ChinaFood Navigator Asia -By Joe Whitworth (يونيو 21)

A proposed rule to allow China to export cooked chicken from poultry slaughtered in the country to the US has been described as a slap in the face to American consumers by a congresswoman.” – حلقة الوصل

EU hopes for free trade deal with Japan ‘very soon’ – The Mainichi (اليابان) / Kyodo (يونيو 27)

We are right now in an intense phase of our negotiations. We hope to close an agreement in principle very soon” – حلقة الوصل

 

اي جي, AG TECH, إنتاج, الحماية, القضايا ذات الصلة:

Pesticide regulation talks threaten UK food supply chainFood Manufacture (المملكة المتحدة) -By James Ridler (يونيو 19)

Poor EU decision making about the future of crop protection products could jeopardise the UKs supply of cost-effectively produced food and cost farmers more than 1bn, warned the National Farmers Union (NFU).” – حلقة الوصل

Farm Babe: From organics to GMOs, any farmer can be an excellent conservationistAgDailyBy Michelle Miller, Farm Babe (يونيو 20)

Despite the fact that we are in a fast-paced, tech-savvy industry, people in general still seem to have a romantic image of farming. They want to envision beauty the red barns, the families, the beautiful scenery, amber waves of grain. The good news is we can have both technology just allows us to keep the lands more pristine than in generations past.” – حلقة الوصل

HLB-citrus greening disease confirmed in Alabama – غرب مزرعة الصحافة – By Cary Blake (يونيو 22)

HLB was found in leaf and insect samples from a residential property on Dauphin Island in Mobile County.” – حلقة الوصل

How to get rid of weeds by crossing them with GM crops – الإيكونوميست (يونيو 22 edition)

Domesticating weeds in order to destroy them” – حلقة الوصل

Urban ag provides only small environmental benefitsFeedstuffs (يونيو 22)
New analysis of urban ag in northeastern U.S. finds regional “أخضر” benefits consumers expect could be meager, at best.” – حلقة الوصل
Japan’s satellites bring new auto farming, stock management eraThe Land (أستراليا) – By Andrew Marshall (يونيو 27)

“…Hitachi, is trialling a range of different technologies enabling farmers to run driverless machinery or remotely calculate pasture and soil moisture conditions to make better grazing management decisions.” – حلقة الوصل

 

سياسات, REGULATORY, النشاط, آخر:

Review: In Food Evolution, Scientists Strike BackThe New York TimesBy Daniel M. ذهب (يونيو 22)

With a soft tone, respectful to opponents but insistent on the data, Food Evolution posits an inconvenient truth for organic boosters to swallow: In a world desperate for safe, sustainable food, G.M.O.s may well be a force for good.” – حلقة الوصل

Europol: False organic certification continues to be major problem for food industryFood Navigator -By Niamh Michail (يونيو 23)

Counterfeit certification labels, such as fake organic orprotected designation of origin (PDO) labels, continues to be a major problem for the European food industry, according to a report by Europol.” – حلقة الوصل

Take Feta. Add Frites. Stir in European Food Rules. Fight. – New York TimesBy James Kanter (يونيو 21)

Fights over culinary traditions are common in Europe, where countries are fiercely protective of their gastronomical heritage, and the rule books are full of regional food and drink that are protected.” – حلقة الوصل

This Cornell scientist saved an $11-million industry and ignited the GMO warsBusiness InsiderBy Erin Brodwin (يونيو 23) – حلقة الوصل
Syngenta ordered to pay $217.7 million to Kansas farmers in GMO corn case – رويترز (يونيو 23) – حلقة الوصل
Economic study suggests the extent and cost of food waste are dramatically overstatedFood Navigator USABy Elizabeth Crawford (يونيو 26)

The increasingly loud debate about food waste could easily lead one to believe it isthebiggest issue industry currently faces, but new study in the American Journal of Agricultural Economics suggests most estimates are overblown and many proposed solutions are off-base.” – حلقة الوصل

California to list glyphosate as cancer-causing; Monsanto vows fight – رويترز (يونيو 26) – حلقة الوصل

*Notesee column aboutحول CA 65

وكالة حماية البيئة, الامريكى. Army Move to Rescind WOTUS – AgWeb – By Ben Potter (يونيو 27)

“…the EPA, Department of Army and Army Corps of Engineers announced they are proposing a rule that rescinds the Clean Water Rule, أ 2015 regulation that sought to clarify water resource management in the U.S. and attempted to define waters of the United States, or WOTUS.” – حلقة الوصل