एजी तकनीक से संबंधित समाचार आइटम, जैव प्रौद्योगिकी, trade and perhaps some other interesting topics out there related to agriculture will be posted on this page throughout the week (जैसे-जैसे सप्ताह आगे बढ़ेगा नए आइटम अंदर होंगे हरा वर्गों के तल पर). अपडेट के लिए सप्ताह के दौरान पृष्ठ देखें.

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व्यापार, व्यापार संबंधित, आधारिक संरचना:

Trump uses tariffs as negotiating tactic in NAFTA talksCNNMoneyBy Patrick Gillespie (Mar 5)

Last week Trump said he will impose tariffs on imported steel and aluminum from all countries. Over the weekend, his advisers confirmed that no countries are expected to receive exemptions from the tariffs.” – संपर्क

Trump says Canada and Mexico will escape new tariffs only after NAFTA concessionsWashington PostBy Damian Paletta (Mar 5)

Tying NAFTA to the steel and aluminum tariffs shows that Trump is trying to use his new trade gambit as leverage” – संपर्क

Farm Republicans revolt against Trump?s steel ?tax.? Warn it?ll cost him at the polls. – McClatchyBy Franco Ordonez and Lindsay Wise (Mar 2) – संपर्क

Azev?do calls on members to avoid triggering an escalation in trade barriers – विश्व व्यापार संगठन (Mar 5) – संपर्क

Trade gap between domestic and imported organic soy & corn raises questions about fraud – खाद्य नेविगेटर अमरीका -?एलिजाबेथ क्रॉफर्ड तक (Mar 5)

In some cases products labeled as organic imported from certain countries exceed the total amount of that product the country could even produce.” – संपर्क

China to scrap US broiler duties following WTO debateGlobalMeatNews.comBy Keith Nuthall (Mar 3)

China has said it will scrap the anti-dumping and countervailing duties it has been imposing on broiler product exports from the United States, following a long World Trade Organisation (विश्व व्यापार संगठन) battle over the issue.” – संपर्क

Eyes on the ‘prize’: Canada hosting South American bloc in hopes of accessing free trade with Brazil, अर्जेंटीना – नेशनल पोस्ट (कनाडा) – By Marie-Danielle Smith (फ़रवरी 28) – संपर्क

Eleven nations?but not US?to sign Trans-Pacific trade dealCNBC / रायटर (Mar 8)

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will reduce tariffs in countries that together amount to more than 13 percent of the global economya total of $10 खरब. With the United States, it would have represented 40 प्रतिशत।” – संपर्क

EU-US trade spat: ?This is the last thing we need,? say EU farmers – फूड नेविगेटर – निअम मिखाइल द्वारा (Mar 9)

A trade dispute between the US and EU would hit the agricultural sectors of both countries hard, farming association Copa and Cogeca has warned.” – संपर्क

Trump on Trade: Better Than Smoot-Hawley? – Rasumessen ReportsCommentary By Michael Barone (Mar 9)

Trump’s move is widely depicted as a departure from free trade policies pursued by every administration since World War II. परंतु… his move is not all that different from what other postwar presidents have done.” – संपर्क

Another Party Line Split, This Time On TariffsRasmussen Reports (Mar 14)

Most Republicans support the new order, but Democrats give it a thumbs down.” – संपर्क

Trudeau Floats Tariffs to Prevent Flood of Steel Through Canada – ब्लूमबर्ग – By Josh Wingrove (Mar 13) – संपर्क

Next round of NAFTA talks could begin April 8 – Mexican minister – रायटर (Mar 14) – संपर्क

Is the Trade Resurgence Sustainable? – Knowledge@Wharton, Univ. of Penn (Mar 12)

Amid reports of rising economic nationalism and potential trade wars, what gets missed is that the strong uptick in trade over the last two years looks likely to wind down even without the newest threats.” – संपर्क


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

Experts aim to turn tobacco plant from killer into biofactory – feedstuffs (फ़रवरी 26)

New varieties of tobacco potentially could produce compounds such as antibodies, vaccines and medicines in a sustainable manner.” – संपर्क

Probiotic fruits: The future of healthy snackingNutraingredientsBy Tim Cutcliffe (Mar 5)

“…agricultural industry needs to take breeding research seriously by testing for heat-tolerant varieties.- संपर्क

Genetic tweak makes plants use 25% less waterYahoo! समाचार / AFP (फ्रांस) – By Marlowe Hood (Mar 6)

If major food crops respond the same way, उन्होंने कहा, the first-of-its-kind genetichackcould help feed the growing population of an increasingly water-starved world.” – संपर्क

Brazil sugar mills start genetically-modified cane plantation – रायटर – By Jose Roberto Gomes (Mar 2) – संपर्क

Uganda’s researchers ready to taste test their GMO vitamin A-enriched bananaआनुवंशिक साक्षरता परियोजना – By Lominda Afedraru (Mar 12) – संपर्क

REPORT CONFIRMS BAN ON GM CROPS IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA DOES NOT DELIVER ANY BENEFITS TO FARMERSCrop Biotech Update, ISAAA (Mar 14) – संपर्क

SCIENTISTS ENGINEER CROPS TO USE 25% LESS WATER; RESIST DROUGHT -?Crop Biotech Update, ISAAA (Mar 14) – संपर्क


नीति, नियामक, सक्रियता, अन्य:

Not just elections? Russia meddles in GMO debate, बहुत – The New Food EconomyBy H. Claire Brown (फ़रवरी 27)

If Russia is able to effectively discredit the U.S. biotechnology industry?an industry which has considerable public relations problems already?it may open up new global markets for Russian exports.” – संपर्क

To Create Conflict, Russians Fuel GMO DebateFuturismBy Dom Galeon (फ़रवरी 28)

“यह?s also worth noting that?GMOs are banned in Russia, as the country claims to be the world?s leading organic crop exporter.” – संपर्क

See also related to issue:?

Republicans Accuse Russia of Using Social Media to Roil U.S. ऊर्जा नीति -?ब्लूमबर्ग – By Ari Natter and Alan Bjerga (Mar 1)

“रूस, which has surpassed the U.S. to become the world?s leading exporter of wheat, has banned production and imports of genetically modified crops. यह?s rebranding its agriculture asecologically clean”” – संपर्क

जीएमओ: Give farmers a chance to speak outDaily Monitor (युगांडा) – By Emma Naluyima (Mar 2)

“…because actual farmers are too busy on their farms to be part of these debates, arm-chair farmers and NGOs claiming to represent farmers have jumped on this [anti-GMO] activism.” – संपर्क

Monsanto vs illegal seeds: Illegal ones selling at 1.7x show farmers value?प्रौद्योगिकी – फाइनेंशियल एक्सप्रेस (भारत) (फ़रवरी 24)

Illegal ones selling at 1.7x show farmers value technology” – संपर्क

Bill Gates calls GMOs ‘perfectly healthy’ ? and scientists say he’s right – व्यापार अंदरूनी सूत्र – आयलैंड Brodwin तक (फ़रवरी 27) – संपर्क

Argentina approves GMO varieties for corn and soybeans – रायटर (Mar 6) – संपर्क

Ripe for a rethink: Why the anti-GMO crowd can’t have it both waysFinancial Post (कनाडा) – By Toban Dyck (Mar 12)

Consumers need to come to intelligent conclusions about the various things for which they criticize the agricultural community… ?People think that just because something is organic, यह?s betterI know of some very toxic organic pesticides. Ones that are very poisonous.?” – संपर्क

Theorganiclabel is often meaningless.? Here’s the next food phrase big brands are banking on. – MicBy Alex Orlov (Mar 8)

?Regenerative agriculture? is a bit of a mouthful compared to ?organic,? but there?s a good reason why consumers should familiarize themselves with the term: It will start appearing on food labels as a way for brands to demonstrate they work with farmers dedicated to healthy soil.” – संपर्क

Bayer Faces U.S. Hurdles for Monsanto Antitrust NodBlooombergBy David McLaughlin (Mar 15)

The government wants the German chemicals company to divest more assets to resolve its concerns” – संपर्क

Russia’s war on GMOsBoulder WeeklyBy Paul Danish (Mar 15)

So what are the Russians after here?” – संपर्क