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Our demand for soy comes at the expense of important natural habitats, particularly in Brazil, Argentina, and Paraguay, where more than half of the world’s soy is produced. Visual: Wikimedia Commons Our food is eating up the world’s tropical forests, thanks to growing global trade in agricultural commodities from tropical countries. Land for agricultural production […]

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Recently, the Indian Railways announced rationalisation of freight fares.  This rationalisation will result in an 8.75% increase in freight rates for major commodities such as coal, iron and steel, iron ore, and raw materials for steel plants. The freight rates were rationalised to ensure additional revenue generation across the network. An additional revenue of Rs […]

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Making Sure All People Have Access to Affordable Food In This Episode: 02:16 Mike gives some background on the topic for today’s episode. 02:38 Julia Freedgood is introduced. 02:47 Julia tells about the American Farmland Trust. 03:08 Julia shares why farmland and food equity are important. 04:19 Julia explains what food equity is. 05:40 Julia […]

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Make an impact with these few tips! What is your food consumption behaviour? P.S vegetarian alert. If you are feeling worried about climate change and want to make a change towards more sustainable lifestyle, take a look on your food consumption behaviour! Meat production has been revealed to be one of the biggest enemies to our planet. Documentaries such […]

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Warm temperatures and extreme weather will thwart agriculture production and threaten U.S. food security, an executive-branch assessment on climate change released earlier this month found. As a result, federal crop insurance programs may serve even greater roles when it comes to farmers’ risk management plans, industry officials say. Read also: “White House assessment warns that […]

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Telangana Telangana New Ration Card – How to Check Status of FSC (Food Security Card): Meanwhile in the year 2014 June when Telangana and Andhra Pradesh was separated they KCR government that is TRS government has planned to issue new ration cards in the name of Food Security cards that is also known as “Telangana […]

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Are you wondering what makes rabbits the ultimate sustainable food source? Learn the hows and whys here! Rabbits: Sustainable Food Source? Substitute for Expensive Food Sustainable food provides a number of benefits to humans, the environment, and life as a whole. On a more specific context, it improves the important aspects of life, such as […]

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