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2014-05-27 08:28:16

STOCKHOLM, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Feeding the world while safeguarding its resources This represents a vital challenge to which humanity must rise.

2011-03-09 06:20:00

Food production in many of the world’s poorest regions could as much as double with small-scale “eco-farming,” a system that could also help fight climate change.

2010-10-17 08:40:00

The United Nations top official on the right to food has called for extensive changes in farming methods to protect the environment and ensure everyone has plenty to eat.

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.