News Links Around the World: October Archives

Compiled 13/10/2020 CEA startup AppHarvest to go public, expects $475m funding at $1bn valuation 01/10/2020 Topic: CEA startup APPHarvest plans to go public  AppHarvest, a US-controlled environment agriculture (CEA) startup, announced its merge with NASDAQ-listed...

News Links Around the World: September Archives

Compiled 22/09/2020 Recent rains revive Argentine wheat but some yield damage seen – exchange 07/09/2020 Topic: Rains revive Argentine wheat but some yield damage seen According to the Buenos Aires Grains Exchange, while rains in early September brought...

News Links Around the World: August Archives

Compiled 07/09/2020 Some Alberta farmers bracing for worst harvest in 18 years: ‘The damage is done’ 14/07/2020 Topic: Alberta farmers prepare for worst harvest in 18 years After heavy rains and hail storms, some Alberta farmers are preparing for the worst harvest in...

News Links Around the World: June Archives

Compiled 29/06/2020 Mexico hits pause on sending temporary foreign workers after COVID-19 deaths 16/06/2020 Topic: Mexico halts sending temporary foreign workers after two COVID-19 deaths On Monday, May 15, 2020, Mexican ambassador Jose Gomez Camacho announced that...

News Links Around the World: May Archives

Compiled 02/06/2020 265 Million People Could Face Hunger in ‘Unprecedented’ Crisis, World Food Program Expert Warns 26/05/2020 Topic: UN World Food Programme’s Chief Economist warns that 265 million people could go hungry in 2020 Arif Husain, UN World Food Programme’s...

News Links Around the World: April Archives

Compiled 01/05/2020 Supply chains must be shortened and localised, urges FAO 22/04/2020 Topic: Necessity of restructuring food supply chains “Preserving access to safe food and nutrition is an essential part of the health response,” said Director-General of the Food...