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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......

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......

The trader who is leading a party of Jat farmers

In this season of elections, Rajasthan is getting its own crop of new political parties. One of them, launched by B D Agarwal who is India's largest manufacturer and exporter of guar gum powder,......

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......

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......

Food prices may remain volatile next year: FAO

Decline in planting of cereals across the world may lead to volatile food prices next year, the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) of United Nations has said in its latest report.In the......

Food prices to remain high: FAO

The United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organisation on Wednesday said global commodity prices were far from easing in the short term owing to tight supply-demand situation and warned of flare ups......

Cash incentives for eco-friendly farmers

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has proposed cash incentives for farmers adopting eco-friendly practices.In its annual publication, The State of Food and Agriculture......

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Q. Where is Food & Agriculture Organisation (FAO) located?
:  A. FAO was founded on 16 October 1945 in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. In 1951 its headquarters were moved from Washington, D.C., United States, to Rome, Italy. more

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Q. CAN U TELL THE SIX SPECIALISED AGENCIES OF ' UNO'
Joseph Chacko:  A. The specialized agencies are autonomous insofar as they control their own budgets and have their own boards of directors, who appoint agency heads...... more

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Q. when is ' World's Food Day " ?
Archna:  A. World Food Day is celebrated on 16th October evevry year. It's the day when Food and Agricultural Organisation of the United Nations was founded in...... more

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- India, Africa & US in One Agriculture-One Science education initiative

An international partnership, involving India, Africa and the United States, has formed the One Agriculture-One Science: A Global Education... ...

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UN sets norms on arsenic levels in rice

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It's time we knew our onions

The farmers' leaders believe that the amendment in APMC Act would open up the farm market to MNCs For the past week, many farmers' organisations... ...

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