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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

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Why Indias milk prices are soaring

India's wholesale price inflation is now close to zero, but don't tell that to millions of parents who face relentlessly rising prices for milk—a... ...

http://www.indiainfoline.com/article/news-top-story/why-indias-milk-prices-are-soaring-114122200083_1.html
FAO Food Price Index remained steady for the third consecutive month in November 2014

FAO Food Price Index declines 6.4% in November 2014 over November 2013 ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-cm/fao-food-price-index-remained-steady-for-the-third-consecutive-month-in-november-2014-114120401171_1.html
Global food prices stable in November

November with the surge in vegetable oil and grains offset the decline in dairy products. Data compiled by the Food and Agricultural Organisation... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/international/global-food-prices-stable-in-november-114120400885_1.html
New UN-backed open-source tool will support community resilience-building

In a news release out today, FAO announced that the partnership, among some 15 entities, has launched the Index for Risk Management (InfoRM), which... ...

http://www.webnewswire.com/node/3625852
Agri-commodities show early signs of price rebound

Though these are still early days, the breather on food inflation that India had been enjoying for some time are showing early signs of ending.... ...

http://smartinvestor.business-standard.com/market/Marketnews-275650-Marketnewsdet-Agri_commodities_show_early_signs_of_price_rebound.htm

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