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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......

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,......

Mid-day meal tragedy exposes poor state of Bihar

The buck for the Gandamal tragedy should not stop with the school-in-charge Meena Kumari. She is just the face of a deeper malaise in Bihar, says Apoorvanand. Let us recount some facts to......

Food ordinance: Now for Cong to draw full political mileage

The Congress will only be able to gain from the bill if its benefits percolate down to the people within the next eight months, says Anita Katyal Even as the ordinance on food security was......

Govt reconsidering ordinance on food bill

The government is likely to firm up next week a view on how to go about the food security bill. Indications to this effect were available on Wednesday with the government sources saying a decision......

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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An upcoming threat with little political traction during Lok Sabha elections

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Foreign flavour at Karyavattam

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A life in blue and green

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The agriculture and food processing sectors in Bihar have the potential to touch the Rs 1 lakh crore- mark by 2015, with processed food products... ...

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Foreign retailers bullish on wholesale as politics blocks retail FDI

As uncertainty grows over the country's investment policy, foreign retailers determined to stay on are happy to invest in wholesale trade Nivedita... ...

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