29.01.2015

CGIAR opens agricultural data to the world using Amazon Web Services.

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25.01.2015

Genomes of 16 Anopheles mosquito species have now been sequenced. 

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17.11.2014

If the current trend in global meat demand persists, meat production will need to rise from 300 million tons today to 470 million tons by 2050. Climate and our natural resources would lose out, our author warns. In contrast, demand for... 

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17.11.2014

The livestock sector creates livelihoods for an estimated one billion people world-wide. Not only is the consumption of milk, meat and eggs an important source of protein and micronutrients and hence a crucial pillar of food security for... 

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26.01.2015

The Swiss Agency for Development Cooperation (SDC) works to ensure food security for all and has made responsible land governance one of its priorities.  

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29.01.2015

With the bioeconomy being hailed world-wide as a viable concept, the demand for agricultural raw materials is on the increase as well. The challenges that this poses for the agriculture and food branch were discussed at the International... 

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23.01.2015

In the International Year of Soils, the Soil Atlas illustrates the reasons for and extent of world-wide area losses and urges a more sustainable handling of the precious natural resource of soil.   

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COMING EVENTS

2-10 February 2015 - Nürnberg, Germany

International DAAD-Alumni Winter School “Quality management along organic agri-value chains in developing countries – production, post-harvest technology, processing, marketing and trade”,

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4 February 2015 - Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften Markgrafenstraße 38, 10117 Berlin

Conference "Setting the Course for a World without Hunger - North-South Dialogue on the Role of the G7"

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11-13 February 2015 - Tutzing, Germany

Soils, Food Security and Sustainable Land Management

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3 - 6 March 2015 - Stuttgart, Germany

2nd International Congress Hidden Hunger - Hidden Hunger, Childhood Development and Long-term Prospects for Society and Economy

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19-23 April 2015 – Berlin, Germany

Global Soil Week 2015

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20-22 May 2015 - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 

The 10th eLearning Africa Conference

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1-19 June 2015 - Freiburg, Germany

Summer school “Integrated Land Use Systems” (ILUS)

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14-18 June 2015 - Minneapolis-Saint Paul, USA

IFAMA 25th Annual World Forum and Symposium: Innovation, Talent, and Technology in 21st Century of Agribusiness

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17-19 June 2015 - Halle (Saale), Germany

IAMO Forum 2015 “Agriculture and Climate Change in Transition Economies”

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25-27 August 2015 - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

7th ICSA International Conference on Sustainable Agriculture for Food, Energy and Industry in Regional and Global Context

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19-22 November 2015 - Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Manila, Philippines

Moringa Symposium and Congress

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17-22 July 2016 - Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Tenth International Rangeland Congress (IRC) “The Future Management of Grazing and Wild Lands in a High Tech World”

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