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'Poultry products are safe to eat'

Dr Samuel Jutzi, director of the Food and Agricultural Organisation's Animal Production and Health Division, Rome, says there is no cause for panic after the bird flu outbreak in India. The United......

Drought looms in Maharashtra; What the hell were the politicians doing?

'The government had six months to prepare for the contingency. When the government is forewarned, it needs to take a decision on contingency measures, evict villagers, provide them with alternate......

A 'corporate hand' behind the 'foreign hand'?

It is regrettable that the IB has tried to devalue the expertise available both within the concerned ministry and in the scientific community by its allegations. Governments and NGOs in many......

All about Modi's PMO

Who are the men the prime minister relies on to execute his impressive agenda? Sheela Bhatt/Rediff.com finds out. As expected, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has selected his office staff on the......

'Isi' Siddiqui joins Center for Strategic and International Studies

Ambassador Islam A ‘Isi’ Siddiqui, who recently resigned from his position as chief agricultural negotiator in the office of the United States trade representative, has joined the......

China says no to commercial production of GM staple food

China has not approved commercial production of any genetically modified staple food, Chinese Minister of Agriculture Han Changfu has said. "We have been cautious over GM food because we want to......

We aren't urging for a compromise, but a consensus on food security, says Anand Sharma

India remained firm on its stance as World Trade Organization negotiations reached the third day in Bali. As Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma ruled out any possibility of a compromise,......

Why malnutrition, not hunger, is the problem in India

The United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation has worked out the cost of malnutrition to the world economy: about five per cent of its annual gross domestic product, or $3.5......

India's rice output to rise to 100 million tons: FAO

UN body Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has revised upwards India's rice production to 100 million tonnes (MT) in the 2012-13 crop year on the back of revival of rains in August and......

SPECIAL: Battles over food future

Corporatisation of agriculture and the viability of Genetically Modified Organisms remain the key issues of this bitter struggle and no resolution seems to be insight, writes Rajni Bakshi.Battles......

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Q. The headquarters of Food and Agriculture Organisation is in A. Washington B. Paris C. Madrid D. Rome
Giaa:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-headquarters-of-food-and-agriculture-organisation-is-in-/26756410/answers/

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Q. Which technologies can be used to boost Indian agriculture and how they can boost?
Innocent Girl:  A. Washington more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-technologies-can-be-used-to-boost-indian-agriculture-a/25331146/answers/26756421

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Q. full form of AGMARK
Arindam Bhunia:  A. five main agri-reform agenda includes: Give States an incentive to amend the APMC act and abolish mandi taxes. This would allow competitive...... more

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Not just Centre, states don't want GM crops either

The Narendra Modi government's decision to disallow field trials of 15 varieties of genetically modified (GM) crops came on top of several state... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/news/not-just-centre-states-dont-want-gm-crops-either/1275274/
For a transformative partnership

There would be added momentum for a historic partnership when President Obama welcomes Prime Minister Modi in Washington later this year. The... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=64151
'Per Drop, No GM Crop'

On a day when Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged agriculture scientists to increase their effort on food productivity, two organisations linked... ...

http://www.businessworld.in/news/economy/agriculture/daily-edit-per-drop-no-gm-crop/1465371/page-1.html
EU ban on Indian mango may go if new packaging norms pass muster

The European Union will lift its ban on Indian mangoes and vegetables earlier than scheduled if its quality inspectors are satisfied with the new... ...

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/industry-and-economy/agri-biz/eu-ban-on-indian-mango-may-go-if-new-packaging-norms-pass-muster/article6264811.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Govt allocates Rs500 cr for conservation of indigenous cattle

The government on Monday launched the 'Rashtriya Gokul Mission' for the preservation and conservation of indigenous cattle breeds, with an outlay... ...

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