Worldwide, whether in developing or developed contextx, food security is a paramount issue. It relates to issue areas from food availability to food safety to traditional and innovative agricultural genetic technologies.
This year, World Food Day occurs on October 16. This year's theme is. "Achieving Food Security in Times of Crisis".
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations...
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SciDev.Net's Commissioning Editor, Sian Lewis has penned this Editorial and notes:
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On SciDev,Net, on 2 March 2010, Dennis Rangi of CABI says:
Reducing crop loss by keeping out alien pests and boosting plant health... More »