أخبار البنود المتعلقة التكنولوجيا آغ, التكنولوجيا الحيوية, سيتم نشر التجارة وربما بعض الموضوعات الأخرى المثيرة للاهتمام المتعلقة بالزراعة على هذه الصفحة طوال الأسبوع (مع تقدم الأسبوع ، ستظهر أحدث العناصر أخضر في الجزء السفلي من أقسام). راجع صفحة خلال الأسبوع للحصول على التحديثات.

__

The title says the sun is setting on the current version of the ‘Must Readsection on the GFN website, and indeed it will be soon.

While it’s been an informative spot for those who frequent it for pertinent news, there’s going to be more focus on the worldwide group of farmers that is the GFN and the telling of their stories.? There are plenty of places to keep brushed up on the news, but there’s only one Global Farmer Network.? So keep an eye on the website for the upcoming changesand make sure to keep on things on social media at the GFN?موقع التواصل الاجتماعي الفيسبوك?page and on Twitter at both?GlobalFarmerNet?و?World_Farmers?where a new GFN member tweets every couple of weeks.

__

التجارة, المتصلة بالتجارة, بنية تحتية:

الامريكى. Allies Brace for Trade War as Tariff Negotiations StallNew York Times -?بواسطة?Jack Ewing?و?Ana Swanson?(أبريل 29)

“…هذا?s dawning on foreign leaders that decades of warm relations with the United States carry little weight with a president dismissive of diplomatic norms and hostile toward the ground rules of international trade.” – حلقة الوصل

For China, the American Team of Trade Rivals Won?t Be Easy to Please – وول ستريت جورنال -?بواسطة?Bob Davis?in Washington and?Lingling Wei?(أبريل 29)

Beijing is likely to suggest buying more American goods, but chances of a quick resolution of tensions are slim” – حلقة الوصل

Trump Extends Steel, Aluminum Tariff Exemptions for EU, كندا, المكسيك – VOA, Voice of America (قد 1)

But the White House says it is giving negotiators 30 more days to work out a deal.” – حلقة الوصل

ورقة رابحة?s Aggressive Trade Agenda Brings Heightened Tensions – وول ستريت جورنال – بواسطة?William Mauldin?و?Ben Eisen (قد 1)

Number of self-imposed deadlines for agreements make May a crucial month” – حلقة الوصل

A Nafta Deal in May? Negotiators Will Try, But It Won’t Be Easy – بلومبرغ – By Eric Martin and Josh Wingrove (قد 7) – حلقة الوصل

China Cuts US Soybean PurchasesVOA / من (قد 8)

China typically buys most of its soybeans from South American nations such as Brazil and Argentina during spring and early summer. It shifts to U.S. soybeans in the fall. كنتيجة ل, for now, the cutbacks from the United States are relatively small.” – حلقة الوصل

China ramps up checks on U.S. pork imports in potentially costly slowdown – رويترز – By Domique Patton (قد 8)

“الامريكى. pork is now sitting at Chinese ports for up to two weeks, instead of a few days, industry sources told Reuters.” – حلقة الوصل

Is There Cause For Optimism On Trump Trade Deals? – Forbes.com – By Phil Levy (قد 10) – حلقة الوصل


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

Postharvest losses: Curse to African farmingSciDev.Net -By Francis Kokutse?(أبريل 30)

Postharvest losses reduce African smallholders? income by about 15 per cent” – حلقة الوصل

Hungry Chicken Army Deployed to Combat China?s Locust Problem – بلومبرغ (أبريل 16)

Locusts expected to destroy area bigger than Jamaica this year” – حلقة الوصل

THIS GENETICIST IS CREATING GENE-EDITED ANIMALS FOR OUR PLATESOzy.comBy Marissa Fessenden (أبريل 29)

And she?s just embarked on an ambitious project that could help shrink the environmental footprint of the beef industry.” – حلقة الوصل

WEMA maize shows promising resistance to destructive fall armywormMyJoyOnline (غانا) – By Joseph Opoku-Gakpo (أبريل 26)

“…maize varieties were genetically engineered to withstand drought and the vicious stem borer pest, هم?re also showing promising resistance to the destructive fall armyworm pest…” – حلقة الوصل

Scientists in China Race to Edit Crop Genes, Sowing Unease in U.S. – وول ستريت جورنال – By Jacob Bunge and Lucy Craymer (قد 6)

Chinese-owned Syngenta makes strides in new technologies to alter plant DNA, كما الامريكى. farmers worry that cutting-edge agricultural science is shifting East” – حلقة الوصل

Millennials embrace futuristic farming methods to increase food productionFarmingUK (قد 9)

A new survey has shown that millennials are in favour of using new technology to revolutionise farming methods in the UK.” – حلقة الوصل

GUEST ARTICLE: Don?t let the Dirty Dozen scare youpesticide residues in perspective – Food Navigator USA -?By Jeremy Brown, US Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (قد 9)

If you say the words ?Dirty Dozen? to farmers, don?t be surprised if you see them shudder, as this popularbut fallaciousconcept isn?t based on science or reality.” – حلقة الوصل


سياسات, REGULATORY, النشاط, آخر:

FDA Approves Facility for GMO SalmonDroversBy John Maday (أبريل 30)

From the beginning, على أية حال, environmental groups and other interests, including the Alaskan wild-caught Pacific salmon industry, opposed and lobbied heavily against approval…” – حلقة الوصل

Pesticide bill on verge of taking rootHawaii Tribune HeraldBy Max Dible, West Hawaii Today (أبريل 29)

The Hawaii Farm Bureautestified that a blanket ban was unnecessary and would disadvantage Hawaii farmers.” – حلقة الوصل

Review: How an Environmentalist Changed His Mind About GMOsThe WireDevang Mehta?- بواسطة (أبريل 28)

Mark Lynas’s ‘Seeds of Scienceaccurately dissects the differences in thinking between scientists and activists that have stymied any agreement on GMOs.” – حلقة الوصل

كاليفورنيا, Coffee and Cancer: One of These Doesn?t BelongNew York Times, The UpshotBy Aaron E. Carroll (أبريل 23)

A judge?s ruling on warning labels for coffee isn?t backed by evidence and could do more harm than good.” – حلقة الوصل

Hey Amazon, let?s be honest about genetically modified foods [رأي] – Houston Chronicle – بواسطة?By Neva Cochran (أبريل 27)

As a registered dietitian nutritionist and nearly native Texan, I have an idea for Amazon to help Whole Foods? customers as much as lower prices and more items in its stores: Take a closer look at how it markets products to customers and consider doing so in a more honest, less confusing way.” – حلقة الوصل

What are the political drivers for GMOs in developing countries? – Devex – بقلم ليزا كورنيش (قد 1)

GMOs have also gained support as a means of addressing growing food insecurity.” – حلقة الوصل

Monsanto appeals to India’s top court over GM cotton patents – رويترز -?Mayank Bhardwaj?(قد 4)

Without the protection offered by the Patents Act, it is not clear how technology providers would be able to monetize their investments…” – حلقة الوصل

Biotech food labeling rule unveiled by USDA – المواد الغذائية – بقلم جاكي فاتكا (قد 3)

USDA seeks comments on proposed National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard.” – حلقة الوصل

Are you anti-GMO? Then you?re anti-science, جدا. – Washington PostBy Michael Gerson (قد 3)

?”There is more than a hint of cultural imperialism when Westerners ? grown fat on the success of modern farming ? lecture subsistence farmers on the benefits of heirloom breeds and organic methods.” – حلقة الوصل

Shy farmers must speak out to metro audience on big media issues – FarmOnline (أستراليا) – بقلم أندرو مارشال (قد 9)

Don?t just talk to the local newspaper ??talk to audiences that really need to hear your story.” – حلقة الوصل

Millennials in favour of GM crops as ‘young people embrace technology’ – Farmers Guardian (المملكة المتحدة) – By Ewan Pate (قد 9)

Scotland?s staunch opposition to genetic modification (GM) and GM crop technologies may be out of step with youngsters.” – حلقة الوصل

USDA labeling proposal diffuses GMO stigma – التحالف كورنيل للعلوم – By Joan Conrow (قد 8)

To simplify the regulatory process, the USDA is proposing to create two lists of BE foods.” – حلقة الوصل