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‘Ordinary people suffer most’: China farms face climate woes
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‘Ordinary people suffer most’: China farms face climate woes

JIAOZUO, China (AP) — Wang Yuetang’s sneakers sink into the mud of what was once his thriving corn and peanut…
Blaming climate change, Turkish farmers count the cost of drought
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Blaming climate change, Turkish farmers count the cost of drought

DIYARBAKIR, Turkey, Oct 31 (Reuters) – Rain fell on Bicar Icli’s fields in southeastern Turkey for the first time in…
Black US farmers awaiting billions in promised debt relief
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Black US farmers awaiting billions in promised debt relief

BOYDTON, Va. (AP) — There was a time when Black farms prospered. Just two generations out of slavery, by 1910…
After UN climate report, individuals seek to do their part
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After UN climate report, individuals seek to do their part

HOBOKEN, Belgium (AP) — Young urban shepherd Lukas Janssens guides his flock among the graves in Schoonselhof, one of Belgium’s…
Egypt has ambitious plan to provide food to all its citizens, says Agriculture Minister
Egypt

Egypt has ambitious plan to provide food to all its citizens, says Agriculture Minister

Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation Al-Said al-Qusayr on Sunday said that the state has an ambitious plan in place…
Morocco set to legalize cannabis production for medical use
Middle East

Morocco set to legalize cannabis production for medical use

RABAT (Reuters) – Morocco plans to allow the farming, export and domestic sale of cannabis for medical and industrial use,…
Egypt plans to drop 50% of pesticide use by 2030
Egypt

Egypt plans to drop 50% of pesticide use by 2030

Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation al-Sayed al-Quseir announced Saturday that a plan has been developed to reduce Egypt’s consumption…
Sisi orders government to complete studies on Egypt’s fish farming sector
Egypt

Sisi orders government to complete studies on Egypt’s fish farming sector

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Friday ordered the government to finalize all studies on the fish farming sector to…
China to expand weather modification program to cover area larger than India
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China to expand weather modification program to cover area larger than India

China this week revealed plans to drastically expand an experimental weather modification program to cover an area of over 5.5…
Virus sparks boom for local farmers in import-dependent Hong Kong
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Virus sparks boom for local farmers in import-dependent Hong Kong

After a coronavirus-fuelled wave of panic-buying briefly left Hong Kong’s supermarket shelves bare, residents are turning to local producers for…
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