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The UN Finds 25% Of World's Land Highly Degraded
2011-11-30 07:08:49

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has issued a report about the state of the world´s agricultural land. In the report - the State of the World´s Land and Water Resources for Food and Agriculture (SOLAW) - they reported that in order to keep up with the world´s growing population, food production systems, land, and water resources have been put at risk. The report says that agriculture has made tremendous gains over the last 50 years. The world´s...

2010-11-10 00:00:37

A California farm equipment company dedicated to conservation tillage and sustainable agriculture marks its 62nd year in business by launching a new interactive website. Bakersfield, CA (PRWEB) November 9, 2010 Interstate Equipment & Mfg. Corp., manufacturer of the Cotton Shredder-Bedder, recently redesigned its Internet website. There are four videos available for viewing in addition to several product brochures presented for download. The Cotton Shredder-Bedder is a unique patented...

2010-09-30 04:00:00

LONDON, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on the foundations and heritage of the former BCPC Congress, UBM Conferences and BCPC present CropWorld 2010 which will bring together key stakeholders to discuss issues affecting the global crop production value chain. Attendees will come from more than 75 countries and from a diverse range of sectors. CropWorld 2010 takes place 1-3 November 2010 at ExCeL London. Experts in business, trade, science and technology will gather at CropWorld 2010 to...

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