29.11.2019

According to an international team of scientists, the potential of planting trees for mitigating climate change has been dramatically overestimated. They warn that planting trees in the wrong place can actually destroy ecosystems, increase the intensity of forest fires and exacerbate global warming.

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A new study by an international group of scientists finds we are releasing more of the greenhouse gas nitrous oxide into the atmosphere than previously thought. A main factor is the significant increase of nitrogen-rich...

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In mid-November, the international agricultural engineering trade fair Agritechnica 2019 was held in Hanover, Germany. Its organiser is German Agricultural Society (DLG). The guiding topic ‘Global Farming – Local Responsibility’...

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As glaciers way up in the mountains start supplying melt-water annually from July to early September, when the summer heat is at its peak, farmers in Ladakh Himalayas have traditionally struggled for enough supplies of water for...

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A new report highlights the need for gender equality to achieve agricultural growth goals in Africa.

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