الأخبار ذات الصلة بالتكنولوجيا ag, التكنولوجيا الحيوية, التجارة – وربما بعض أخرى مواضيع مثيرة للاهتمام هناك المتصلة بالزراعة – ستنشر على هذه الصفحة طوال الأسبوع (الأسبوع سيتم تقدم أحدث العناصر الموجودة في الأخضر في أسفل المقاطع). تحقق من الصفحة خلال الأسبوع للتحديثات.


It goes without saying that the thoughts and support of everyone at GFN are with all those affected by Hurricane Harvey in the US, وبطبيعة الحال من الكوارث الطبيعية، وأينما أنهم قد يحدث في جميع أنحاء العالم. وأثر على الزراعة والأمن الغذائي الناجمة عن الكوارث الطبيعية عميقة. طرق التجارة والبنية الأساسية الموثوق بها هي المكونات الرئيسية للحياة ليس فقط يوميا, الكوارث ولكن تعمل من خلال والماضي.

Significant ag losses left in Harvey’s aftermath – الأعلاف – قبل ويلشانس قريصة (أغسطس 30)

The true cost of the disaster caused by Hurricane Harvey won’t be known for many years to come, but it’s going to be hugeState of Texas Agriculture Relief Fund activated to assist farmers and ranchers.” – الارتباط

A Flying Cowboy Rides to Rescue Cattle Stranded in Harvey’s Floods – نيويورك تايمز – (سبتمبر 3)

The devastating rain put thousands of animals at risk of drowning, but a cowpoke in a helicopter is helping drive them to higher ground.” – الارتباط

و, Florida too

Florida Farmers Brace as Irma Threatens $1.2 Billion of CropsAgWeb/Bloomberg (سبتمبر 7) – الارتباط


At times over the past years, GFN has written about how agriculture has played a unique diplomatic role at some key moments in history. Ambassador Kenneth M. كوين, president of the World Food Prize, points this out in the current context of today:

Agriculture could be key to easing U.S.-North Korea tensions – دي موين سجل – By Kenneth M. كوين (سبتمبر 1)

With so few good options to defuse the current situation over North Korea’s enhanced strategic capabilities, including possible nuclear-weaponized long-range missiles, using agriculture as a vehicle to reduce tensions would seem worth a try.” – الارتباط


Again this week, GFN would also like to highlight the مشروع الأرز الذهبي and its efforts to address severe vitamin A deficiency, which can lead to blindness and other health issues, primarily in children.

The Philippine الأرز Research Institute (PhilRice) and the International الأرز Research Institute (الأرز) have submitted an application for a biosafety permit to allow Vitamin A-biofortified (GR2E) الأرز to be used for food, تغذية, and processing in the Philippines. بالإضافة, IRRI has also applied to include the الأرز in the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Code (FSANZ) to prevent any trade issues if small amounts of the الأرز inadvertently end up in shipments of other milled الأرز imported into Australia/New Zealand.

The governments are both accepting public comments until 14 أيلول/سبتمبر and we urge you to all provide comments of support for the applications prior to that deadline. Your comments in support can be directed to the Director of the Bureau of Plant Industry (الفلبين) through e-mail at bpibiotechsecretariat@yahoo.com, and online at http://www.foodstandards.gov.au/code/changes/submission/Pages/SubmissionForm.aspx for FSANZ (Application Number A1138; Proposal for Food derived from Provitamin A Rice Line GR2E).

More information about the Golden الأرز Project that you may find of use in supportive comments can be found online at http://irri.org/golden-ricehttp://irri.org/goldenالأرز/faqs أو http://allianceforscience.cornell.edu/blog/goldenالأرزmoving-forward-philippines.


التجارة, المتصلة التجارة, البنية التحتية:

Trump’s mutiny against trade has some countries worried about their national security – CNBC.com – قبل ليزلي شافير (سبتمبر 1)

When President Donald Trump walked away from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, he set off a series of geopolitical recalculations across Asia.” – الارتباط

Trump hints at pulling out of free trade deal with South Korea – ستريتس تايمز (سنغافورة) (سبتمبر 4) – الارتباط

ورقة رابحة: US considering ‘stopping all tradewith countries doing business with N. كوريا – التل – By Rebecca Savransky (سبتمبر 3) – الارتباط

Trump’s tough trade tactics have negotiators looking at options – صحيفة واشنطن تايمز – By S.A. ميلر (أغسطس 31)

President Trump has rattled Mexico and Canada with his bare-knuckle negotiating style and threats to tear up the North American Free Trade Agreement as they enter the second round of talks Friday to redo the three-way trade deal.” – الارتباط

NAFTA envoys lay out proposals, try to block Trump noise – رويترز – بواسطة غراهام ديف, Anthony Esposito (سبتمبر 1)

Teams from the three countries kicked off a second round of talks in Mexico…” – الارتباط

Russia to cancel lower duties on beef from Brazil and Paraguay – GlobalMeatNews.com – قبل فﻻديسﻻف فوروتنيكوف (سبتمبر 1)

Russia’s committee on customs and tariff regulation, headed by the Minister for Economic Development Maxim Oreshkin, has decided to start applying full customs duties on beef imported from Brazil and Paraguay “to get the price of importers in line with the price of domestic producers”.الارتباط

Liam Fox: Britain does not have capacity to strike trade deals now – سياسية الاتحاد الأوروبي – By Tom McTague (سبتمبر 5)

“…Britain wants to adopt terms of existing EU trade agreements on temporary basis.” – الارتباط

اليابان, الولايات المتحدة. to set up working-level talks on trade, البنية التحتية – Japan Today (سبتمبر 4)

“… will set up at least eight working-level groups this month in such areas as trade and infrastructure under the bilateral dialogue launched in response to President Donald Trump’s campaign vow to reduce the U.S. trade deficit with Japan…” – الارتباط

Canada emerges as a tough negotiator in Nafta talks – الأعمال فوكس / نشرات داو جونز الإخبارية تصلك – قبل وليام Mauldin, Paul Vieira, Dudley Althaus (سبتمبر 4)

“…Ottawa has introduced new provisions on labor and the environment that may struggle to gain traction in Washington, and the Canadian negotiators have balked at supporting some less-controversial language that they agreed to in Trans-Pacific Partnership…” – الارتباط

AG, التكنولوجيا AG, البحوث, إنتاج, حماية, القضايا ذات الصلة:

Allow farmers to grow GM maize, scientists plead – ديلي نيشن (كينيا) – By Julius Sigei (سبتمبر 1)

“…Why are we suffocating our economy by refusing to embrace technology?” – الارتباط

Rajya Sabha panel on GM crops: Why there is more fault-finding than fact-finding despite ICAR evidence – المالية إكسبريس (الهند) – By Vivian Fernandes (سبتمبر 2)

It is said that for those who believe, no proof is needed, and for those who do not, no proof is possible. Into which category should one slot a parliamentary committee, chaired by Congress MP Renuka Chowdhury, on “genetically modified crops and their impact on environment”?” – الارتباط

How big? A look at the size of beef operationsHigh Plains JournalBy David A. Widmar (سبتمبر 4)

A historical overview of where beef operations have come from and are headingالارتباط

Hi-tech agriculture has to match specific needs – أخبار فييت نام (سبتمبر 6)

Hi-tech agriculture has been riding a new wave of investment in recent years, with the Government viewing technology as key to restructuring the sector, achieving food security and improving produce quality.” – الارتباط

السياسة العامة, التنظيمية, النشاط, الأخرى:

NMPF spars with Dannon, Dean Foods, over ‘rampant fear-based marketing’ on GMOs – الغذاء المستكشف الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية – ماري واتسون (سبتمبر 1)

“”Rampant fear-based food marketing– most notably from brands touting their non-GMO credentialsis damaging consumer trust and “jeopardizing the safe, sustainable farming practices that have enhanced farm productivity over the last 20 السنوات” says the National Milk Producers Federation (نمبف) in a new marketing campaign that’s been sharply criticized by leading dairy brands.” – الارتباط

HSUS Seeks Calif. Cage-Free Status for Pork, Veal and Eggs – AgWeb.com – غريغ هندرسون (سبتمبر 2) – الارتباط

التقييم البحري العالمي: GMO labeling should apply to highly refined oils, المحليات – الغذاء المستكشف الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية – ماري واتسون (سبتمبر 1)

If consumers are to believe that the food industry is serious about transparency, highly refined oils and sweeteners derived from GM crops must be included in the new bioengineered food standard (the federal GMO labeling law), even if they are indistinguishable from their non-engineered counterparts, says the Grocery Manufacturers Association (التقييم البحري العالمي).” – الارتباط

The story behind the well-funded opposition to block AquaBounty’s sustainable GMO salmonمشروع محو الأمية الوراثية – قبل

Gene-edited camelina cleared by USDA – الصحافة الرأسمالية – قبل بيركووسكي حفراوي (سبتمبر 5)

The USDA has determined that a camelina variety that’s gene-edited to increased oil content doesn’t fall under its regulatory jurisdiction.” – الارتباط