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.


व्यापार, व्यापार संबंधित, आधारिक संरचना:

NAFTA draws mixed feelings in Mexico as trade talks continuePhoenix Business JournalBy Andrea Jaramillo, Cronkite Borderlands Initiative (दिसम्बर 28)

“[ए]s some Mexican officials try to convince U.S. President Donald Trump that NAFTA has been beneficial for both countries, Mexican critics of the treaty think it?s time for their government to take a hard look at its shortcomings.” – संपर्क

Half of U.S. soy exports to China would fall afoul of new rules – रायटर – By Tom Polansek, Michael Hirtzer (दिसम्बर 27)

?यह?s going to raise the costs of sending the soybeans to China? – संपर्क

What’s Next for Agriculture in the WTO? – यू.एस. Dept. कृषि, Foreign Agriculture Service -?By Jason Hafemeister, Trade Counsel, यू.एस. कृषि विभाग (Jan 5)

Following the conclusion of the 11वें?विश्व व्यापार संगठन (विश्व व्यापार संगठन) Ministerial Conference last month, यह?s time for WTO members to reflect, reset, and reinvigorate the agriculture negotiations to tackle the real-world international trade concerns that face agriculture today.” – संपर्क

Trump Courts Economic Mayhem – वॉल स्ट्रीट जर्नल – Commentary By Robert B. Zoellick (Jan 7)

This year we?ll find out how serious he is about protectionism. So far the signs aren?t good.” – संपर्क?(सदस्यता के आधार पर)

Russia to fight EU retaliatory duty bid over pigmeat banGlobalMeatNews.comBy Eugene Vorotnikov, in Voronezh, रूस; and Keith Nuthall (Jan 8)

The Russian government will fight an application by the European Union (अमेरिका) at the World Trade Organization (विश्व व्यापार संगठन) for permission to impose retaliatory trade sanctions worth ?1.39 billion over Moscow?s ban on EU pork and pigs.” – संपर्क

Post-Brexit trade talks set to start soon – खाद्य विनिर्माण (यूके) – By Rick Pendrous (Jan 8)

The next 12 months will prove pivotal in determining whether the UK can negotiate a favourable free-trade deal with the EU that meets the needs of food and drink manufacturers.” – संपर्क

White House preparing for trade crackdown – राजनीतिक चालबाज़ी करनेवाला मनुष्य – By Andrew Restuccia and Doug Palmer (Jan 7)

As Trump returns to a key campaign pledge, upcoming closed-door meetings will shed light on how aggressive the president plans to be.” – संपर्क

McKinney throws down Canadian trade gauntletFarm PressBy Holly Spangler (Jan 8)

USDA undersecretary for trade doesn?t mince words about what Canada needs to do to make NAFTA negotiations happen.” – संपर्क

Canada files WTO complaint against US over trade rulesBBC News (Jan 10)

The action comes amid disputes between the two countries over areas such as dairy, aircraft sales and lumber as well as efforts to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement.” – संपर्क

Mexico will leave NAFTA talks if Trump triggers process to withdraw – रायटर – (Jan 10) – संपर्क

 


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

Agriculture a hard sell for Zimbabwe?s youthIRINBy Tawanda Majoni (दिसम्बर 27)

For many young people, the city holds more promise than the field” – संपर्क

Uganda’s ‘Super Beans’ – an Answer to Food Insecurity? – allAfrica / Deutsche WelleBy Frank Yiga (दिसम्बर 22)

They’re a bio-fortified seed varietythey’re drought tolerant, have high nutritional value and attain good yields.” – संपर्क

यू.एस. Eyes Increased Pumping From Central Valley ProjectKQED News / Associated Press (दिसम्बर 29)

The Trump administration said Friday it will look at revving up water deliveries to farmers from California?s Central Valley Project…” – संपर्क

Meet the Woman Using CRISPR to Breed All-Male ?Terminator Cattle? – MIT Technology ReviewBy Andrew Rosenblum (Jan 10)

Gene-editing technology has big potential in farm animals. It has been used to create pigs immune to viruses and sheep whose wool grows longer.” – संपर्क


नीति, नियामक, सक्रियता, अन्य:

Avoiding GMOs isn?t just anti-science. यह?s immoral. – The Washington PostBy Mitch Daniels (दिसम्बर 27)

यह?s time to move the argument to a new plane. For the rich and well-fed to deny Africans, Asians or South Americans the benefits of modern technology is not merely anti-scientific. यह?s cruel, यह?s heartless, यह?s inhumane ? and it ought to be confronted on moral grounds that ordinary citizens, including those who have been conned into preferring?non-GMO Cheerios, can understand.” – संपर्क

What’s Going On With Glyphosate – AGWEB – By Sonja Begemann (दिसम्बर 27)

While glyphosate has been used for more than 40 वर्षों, certain regulators and activist groups are revving up their charge against the popular herbicide.” – संपर्क

When Picking Apples on a Farm With 5,000 Rules, Watch Out for the Ladders – न्यूयॉर्क टाइम्स – By Steve Eder (दिसम्बर 27)

Produce growers represent a textbook example of what businesses describe
as regulatory fatigue. President Trump is tapping into the discontent.” – संपर्क

Foods containing GM golden rice can be sold in Australia and New ZealandFood Navigator Asia -?By Gary Scattergood (Jan 3)

Products containing traces of golden rice, which is genetically modified to produce beta-carotene, should be able to be sold in Australia and New Zealand, regulators have ruled.” – संपर्क

Attorneys General support Prop 65 injunctionFarm Futures (Jan 4)

NAWG filed suit in November 2017 challenging Proposition 65, which would label glyphosate as a carcinogen.” – संपर्क

Want to fix agriculture? Stop with the name-calling ? and death threats. – Washington PostBy Tamar Haspel (Jan 5) – संपर्क

Once And For All, Here?s What Science Says About GMOsFuturismBy Alexandra Ossola (Jan 10)

The further we move from facts and the truth, the harder it is to come to rational conclusions on these subjects.” – संपर्क