Showing posts with label agriculture. Show all posts
Showing posts with label agriculture. Show all posts

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Iran launches operation to fight swarms of desert locusts | Al Jazeera

Iran launches operation to fight swarms of desert locusts

Iranian authorities are engaged in a large-scale operation across several provinces in southern Iran to battle swarms of migratory locusts that threaten billions of dollars worth of food in farmlands at a critical time for the country.

Monday, March 22, 2021

Colombia da un paso adelante en favor de las abejas | Noticias Telemundo

 

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 El gobierno colombiano autorizó la suspensión temporal del uso del fipronil, un químico empleado en la fumigación de los cultivos que es nocivo para la vida de las colonias de abejas.

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Natural Disasters Occurring Three Times More Often Than 50 Years Ago: UN - UrduPoint

Natural Disasters Occurring Three Times More Often Than 50 Years Ago

New and unprecedented forms of natural disasters are most heavily felt in the agricultural industry, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), a Rome-based UN agency, said on Thursday.

Thursday, May 24, 2018

State of emergency due to droughts in Argentina

State of emergency due to droughts in Argentina
Agribusiness has declared the agricultural emergency due to drought in Corrientes and Santiago del Estero.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Chilean villagers suffer water shortages because of Europeans’ love for avocado

avocado farming requires massive water use
Locals don’t benefit from avocado business in Chile; a peasant in Petorca doesn't have water to irrigate plants, raise animals; the river is dry and life is unbearable, Alexander Panez Pinto, Modatima, told RT.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Climate Change to Force 143 Million People to Migrate Internally: Report

Climate Change to Force 143 Million People to Migrate Internally
Climate change will push tens of millions of people to migrate within their countries by 2050, said a latest report by the World Bank Group.

Friday, January 26, 2018

Phosphorus Pollution Reaching Dangerous Levels Worldwide

Phosphorus Pollution
Human-made phosphorus pollution is reaching dangerously high levels in freshwater basins around the world, according to new research.

Tuesday, January 09, 2018

29 killed, 22 missing after cyclone Ava hits Madagascar

cyclone Ava
Twenty nine people were killed by cyclone Ava that hit Madagascar from Friday to Sunday, the Madagascar government said Monday.

Saturday, January 06, 2018

China maintains blue alert for snowstorm

China maintains blue alert for snowstorm
China's national observatory maintained a blue snowstorm alert for Saturday and Sunday as heavy snow continues to hit the country's central regions.

Friday, December 15, 2017

EU reaches agreement against climate change

the EU forests absorb the equivalent of nearly 10 percent of the bloc's greenhouse gas emissions each year.
The European Parliament and the European Council on Thursday reached a provisional agreement on accounting of emissions from land use, land use change and forestry (LULUCF).

Saturday, December 09, 2017

California wildfires: Businesses face ruin as blaze rages

California wildfires
Much of California's avocado crop has been destroyed by wildfires that have ripped through the southern part of the state, industry experts say.

Saturday, October 21, 2017

China exports drought-resistant rice farming technique

drought-resistant rice
A China-developed drought-resistant rice breed and its farming method have been introduced to nine countries, mainly in southeast Asia and Africa, according to an agricultural academy in east China's Anhui Province.

Tuesday, July 04, 2017

FAO to Help Iran in Revival of World's Largest Lake

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations voiced readiness to participate in Orumiyeh Lake Restoration Program.

Monday, July 03, 2017

Inondations en Chine: plus de 40 morts et disparus

Des pluies torrentielles ont provoqué d'énormes inondations dans le centre et le sud de la Chine, faisant plus de 40 morts ou disparus et provoquant l'évacuation de centaines de milliers de personnes, a indiqué lundi un média officiel.

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Δημοσιεύτηκε από Geo Kok στις Πέμπτη, 11 Φεβρουαρίου 2021