Seminar: A Transdisciplinary Approach to Small-Scale Fisheries

30 JUNE 2017, 10:00 – 11:30 | This seminar presents experiences and lessons from a major research initiative, Too Big To Ignore (TBTI): Global Partnership for Small-Scale Fisheries Research…

Emergency seed distributions to combat hunger in north-east Nigeria

Emergency seed distributions to combat hunger in north-east Nigeria

Emergency seed distributions to combat hunger in north-east Nigeria

“Investing in agricultural assistance today will provide food for tomorrow” – FAO Country Representative ad interim, Nourou Macki Tall 21 June 2017, Rome/Maiduguri – Seeds and fertilizer…

Fungal toxins easily become airborne, creating potential indoor health risk

Toxins produced by three different species of fungus growing indoors on wallpaper may become aerosolized, and easily inhaled. The findings, which likely have implications for “sick building syndrome,&#8221…

Soil pollution comes under scrutiny

Soil pollution comes under scrutiny

Soil pollution comes under scrutiny

Farmers unload soil in Sri Lanka. 23 June 2017, Rome – Soil pollution, due mostly to human activities that leave excess chemicals in soils used to grow food, took centre…

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58 Years After, Fresh Tomatoes Arrive Lagos From Kano By Rail

History will be made this evening as fresh tomatoes from Kano arrive Lagos by rail after 58 years. Emmanuel Itoya Ijewere, one of Nigeria’s eminent businessmen with extensive experience and interests across the banking, finance and agricultural spectrums disclosed…