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Global food prices up by 1% in Mar: FAO

Global food prices rose by 1 per cent in March as compared to the previous month, driven mainly by an 11 per cent increase in dairy products, according the UN body Food and Agriculture Organisation......

World food prices arrest six-month fall, rise in Jan: FAO

Global food prices rebounded in January this year demonstrating the volatility in the international food markets, after falling for six months since July, 2011, United Nation's body FAO said on......

Global food prices down, but situation still uncertain: FAO

Although food prices declined in March, volatility in prices is expected to continue in the coming months amid fluctuating oil prices and low stocks of foodgrains across the world, UN body FAO said......

Food price database launched by FAO

A new online database of staple food prices in national markets in 55 developing countries from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe shows that local prices have not fallen the way they have at the global......

Global food prices lowest in 4 years

Global food prices have fallen to the lowest level in four years led by dairy products, sugar and cooking oils on higher supplies, according to the Food and Agriculture Organisation. Global food......

  People speak for fao food price index

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Q. By focusing on boosting agricultural production through scientific development of more productive crops, the World Bank disregards the fact that the Earths biological systems cannot be exploited forever. The supporters of the new Green Revolution also fail to address the major causes of the global food crisis, including biofuel production and unsustainable global consumption of meat. There is a shift from industrial agriculture of export crops to sustainable agriculture for local consumption. HOW can we ADDRESS the major causes of the GLOBAL FOOD CRISIS?
:  A. The World Bank reports that global food prices rose 83% over the last three years and the FAO cites a 45% increase in their world food price index...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/by-focusing-on-boosting-agricultural-production-through-scie//answers/9402638

  Web results for Fao Food Price Index
- Food price index of FAO for Aug at 196.6 points; Registers 7.3-pt drop

The Food and Agriculture Orgainsation's (FAO) monthly food price index's August average of 196.6 points represented a decrease of 7.3 points (3.6... ...

http://www.fnbnews.com/article/detnews.asp?articleid=36052§ionid=1
Agriculture Newsletter - September 08 to 12, 2014

Top Stories India will likely be main driver of global urea demand: Rabobank Fertiliser prices are slowly rising from the floor prices... ...

http://www.indiainfoline.com/article/news-top-story/agriculture-newsletter-september-08-to-12-2014-114091200089_1.html
Food prices drop to 4-year low as milk to cooking oils slump

The agency's gauge of dairy prices slumped 11% and the vegetable-oil price index declined 8% to the lowest since November 2009, the FAO said.... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/htR7ymTBaeTxv65a33BB9J/Food-prices-drop-to-4year-low-as-milk-to-cooking-oils-slump.html
Global foodgrain prices slump to 6-month low

The prices of agricultural commodities in global markets declined in July for a fourth month, to a six-month low. This followed a sharp decline in... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/markets/global-foodgrain-prices-at-6-month-low-114080701209_1.html

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