एजी तकनीक से संबंधित समाचार आइटम, जैव प्रौद्योगिकी, व्यापार ? and perhaps some other interesting topics out there related to agriculture ? will be posted on this page throughout the week (as the week progresses newest items will be in?हरा?वर्गों के तल पर). ?Check the page during the week for updates.

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The documentary खाद्य विकास has been making waves since it’s debut over the summer, including Australia:

When was the last time you changed your mind on GMs? ?- FarmOnline (ऑस्ट्रेलिया) – कॉलिन Bettles तक (घराना 22)

Before and after the screening the audience wasasked to hold up a red, yellow or green card to signify if they supported GMs or not…?there were fewer red and yellow ones held aloft, after the film ended.” – संपर्क

Also see last week’s GFN column from the perspective of New Zealand board member Craige Mackenzie: https://globalfarmernetwork.org/2017/09/food-evolution-search-truth/

 


व्यापार, व्यापार संबंधित, आधारिक संरचना:

Gains from free trade agreements have been undersold, not oversold – पहाड – By Neil Dierks (घराना 23)

It also should be pointed out that FTAs have provided benefits beyond trade, including improved relations with our partner countries, better investment and supply chains, increased cooperation on important issues such as drug trafficking and terrorism and greater political stability.” – संपर्क

WTO dispute panel established to rule on Chinese farm import quotas – विश्व व्यापार संगठन (घराना 22) – संपर्क

Red tape delays EU-Canada free trade meat sales surgeGlobalMeatNews.com -?द्वारा?Oscar Rousseau (घराना 25)

Antibiotics and labelling have stalled the flow of meat from Canada to the European Union (अमेरिका) just days after a compressive free trade agreement came into force.” – संपर्क

यू.एस. Could Export Rice to China for First Time, But Is It a Done Deal? – AGWEB – By Tyne Morgan (घराना 24) – संपर्क

 

Beijing cuts red tape for foreign firms as it vies for investorsSouth China Morning PostBy Frank Tang (घराना 27)

Regulation from 1995 requiring companies to set up representative offices in China scrapped, as vice-premier warns of new challenges ahead” – संपर्क

US Commerce Secretary Ross highlights three main barriers to better trade links with ChinaSouth China Morning PostBy Kristin Huang (घराना 27)

Trump aide calls for action on market access, protectionism and intellectual property protection before US President?s visit to Beijing” – संपर्क

Mercosur Could Seek Trade Deals With Canada, ऑस्ट्रेलिया, न्यूजीलैंड – VOA/Reuters (घराना 27) – संपर्क

 


एजी, एजी टेक, RESEARCH, उत्पादन, सुरक्षा, संबंधित मुद्दों:

In some countries, people die when crops failQuad Cities OnlineBy Thea Gonzales (घराना 22)

“”You take food for granted here,” Kaleb Kamure Titia, a pig and banana farmer on Uganda’s border with Sudan, said while in the Quad-Cities this week to learn about better communication between farmers from around the world.” – संपर्क

Found: Genetic markers against deadly cassava virusesSciDev.NetBy Esther Nakkazi (घराना 18)?

Two diseases that affect cassava could cause up to 70-100 per cent yield losses” – संपर्क

Asking the farmers what they need – विज्ञान के लिए कॉर्नेल एलायंस – By Sarah Evanega (घराना 19)

?Everybody likes to talk about what farmers need.? But nobody asks the farmers.? – संपर्क

‘If anybody thinks that agriculture is going to be the same in 20 या 30 years they?ve got their head in the sand’ – Feed Navigator -?By Aerin Einstein-Curtis (घराना 26)

New technology, precision nutrition, big data and nutrigenomics may be among tools that feed manufactures and animal producers will need to consider as production evolves to meet increasing demands…” – संपर्क

Water in the West and Our FutureArizona Agriculture (AZ Farm Bureau) – By Julie Murphree (घराना 26)

Ted Sheely is a lettuce, कपास, टमाटर, प्याज, गेहूँ, शराब अंगूर, garlic and pistachio farmer in California?s San Joaquin Valley and is a board member of?ग्लोबल किसान नेटवर्क…?I knew Sheely would have some interesting insights for us and certainly give us an update on where California is with their water issues.” – संपर्क

Genetically modified wheat used to make coeliac-friendly breadNew ScientistBy Michael Le Page (घराना 26)

People forced to avoid?gluten?could soon have their bread (and cake) and eat it.” – संपर्क

 


नीति, नियामक, सक्रियता, अन्य:

Who is Carey Gillam? – The Western Producer (कनाडा) – By Robert Arnason (घराना 21)

“?She is currently a paid employee of an activist group that is funded by organic marketing interests that oppose modern agricultural tools, including glyphosate-based herbicides?… Gillam left Reuters in 2015 and became research director with U.S. Right to Know…”” – संपर्क

Editorial: The county’s ag study dilemmaDaily Camera, Boulder, कोलोराडो (घराना 16)

We have nothing against organic farming, but we believe if you want to conduct an unbiased study of sustainable agriculture in Boulder County’s semi-arid climate, you do not predetermine the outcome by recruiting an organization with a political agenda.” – संपर्क

Will customers purchase genetically modified salmon? Canadians didSupermarket NewsBy Dan Orlando (घराना 25)

Labeling must still be sorted out before arrival on domestic shelves” – संपर्क

Unfair GM laws a ?catastrophefor Australian agricultureFarmOnline (ऑस्ट्रेलिया) – कॉलिन Bettles तक (घराना 25)

“?It will go down as the decades of rural decline which accelerated due to an era of ?political correctness? where government employees or government did not provide the appropriate governance or scientific push-back…” – संपर्क

The Grocery Industry Confronts a New Problem: केवल 10% of Americans Love CookingHarvard Business ReviewBy Eddie Yoon (घराना 22) – संपर्क

सम्बंधित – ?Cereal Wars: The Bitter Feud Between the Kellogg Brothers (Knowledge@Wharton, घराना 26)

Govt mulls body to promote agricultural biotechnologyThe International News (पाकिस्तान) (घराना 26) – संपर्क

Syngenta Said to Pay More Than $1.4 Billion in Corn AccordAgWeb/Bloomberg (घराना 26) – संपर्क

Flawed findings: Conspiracy theories masked as academic analysisFood Navigator Asia -?By Katherine Rich (घराना 26)

In an era when consumers are sceptical offake news“, a further concern is brewing.” – संपर्क

Oregon Court of Appeals affirms ruling overturning GMO banCapital PressBy Mateusz Perkowski (घराना 26)

A ruling that invalidated a GMO ban in Oregon?s Josephine County has been affirmed on appeal.” – संपर्क