July 27, 2008

Food Security Sustainable Development Scientific Forum

According to Oman News: The first scientific forum on food security and sustainable development of the agricultural and livestock sector in Dhofar governorate will be opened on Monday at the Hilton Salalah Hotel under the auspices of Sheikh Abdullah bin Saif al Mahrouqi, Deputy Governor of Dhofar . A number of agriculture, livestock and grassing experts from ICARDA, ACSADA, SQU, OCIPED, Consumer Protection Department and the Public Authority for Warehouses and Food reserve will take part at the forum organized by the Directorate General of Agriculture and Livestock in Dhofar governorate.The forum aims at highlighting the natural resources in the Sultanate, the economic changes and the impact of the Sultanate joining WTO, as well as, the importance of developing sustainable resources.

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