Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Google Alert - organic farming

News 9 new results for organic farming
Tourists visit villages to grow organic farming
Business Daily Africa
The new working holidays initiative is being run out of the UK programme called World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms, and has put together a global network of farmers who offer accommodation and food to travellers in exchange for labour offered by ...
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Ekiti Catholic Bishop wants youth involvement in organic farming
Nigerian Tribune
The Catholic Bishop of Ekiti Diocese, Most Reverend Felix Ajakaye, has called for the involvement of youths in agriculture, especially organic farming. Bishop Ajakaye made the call while speaking in Ire-Ekiti, Oye Local Government Area of Ekiti State, ...
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Lets Talk: A Story of Interspecies Communication
ScienceBlogs (blog)
Her laboratory has genetically engineered rice for resistance to diseases and flooding, both of which are serious problems of rice crops in Asia and Africa. Ronald is co-author with her husband, an organic farmer, of "Tomorrow's Table: Organic Farming, ...
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Quality foods
The Hindu
Organic produce is farmer-friendly. Constant exposure to chemicals such as pesticides and fertilizers can be detrimental to the health of farmers leading to a wide variety of serious health conditions. c. Organic produce is consumer-friendly. ...
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Washington Post converts to conservation?
Canada Free Press
CHURCHVILLE, VA—For 25 years, the Washington Post has praised organic foods—while I warned that low-yield organic farming posed a threat to the world's wildlife. I estimated that Norman Borlaug's Green Revolution not only saved billions of people ...
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NZ activist calls for pesticides ban
Deccan Chronicle
"It is a false propaganda by the pesticide industry that organic farming is more expensive with low yield. With biological controls, modern techniques, natural fertilizers and high breed seeds, organic farming can be more profitable with better yield," ...
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Deccan Chronicle
How I Prepared for a Year of Travel, Part 4: Smart Lodging
Investing Answers
World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF): How would you like to try your hand at organic farming in exchange for room and board? World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF) has opportunities all over the world to do just that. ...
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Investing Answers
Home for the holidays: Wakeman Farm family welcomed back
This includes a Junior Farmers Camp and workshops related to sustainable farming, composting and planting organic gardens. "Today really marks the culmination of the efforts of various town entities and we now have the support of the town's Parks and ...
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The Organic Center Releases Comprehensive Organic Shopper's Pocket Guide
DigitalJournal.com (press release)
The Organic Center is a leading research and education institute focused on the science of organic food and farming. The pocket guide was developed using The Organic Center's "Dietary Risk Index" (DRI), which calculates the dietary risks associated ...
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Web 3 new results for organic farming
Draft policy focus on organic farming - Yahoo!
Read 'Draft policy focus on organic farming' on Yahoo!. "Farmers need to be vigilant to make sure there is no bungling in seed distribution. In case of any ...
Agri Dept kick-starts organic farming
BANDIPORA, DECEMBER 10:The Department of Agriculture Kashmir has started centrally sponsored scheme on Adoption and Certification of Organic Farming ...
BJP 'trying to divert' organic farming funds to RSS : india
BJP 'trying to divert' organic farming funds to RSS (tehelka.com). submitted 10 hours ago by dirtyd0ggy- · 4 comments; sharecancel. loading... all 4 comments ...

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Google Alert - agriculture technology

News 5 new results for agriculture technology
China Green Agriculture, Inc. Announces Results of the 2011 Annual ...
MarketWatch (press release)
... Shaanxi TechTeam Jinong Humic Acid Product Co., Ltd. ("Jinong"), Beijing Gufeng Chemical Products Co., Ltd. ("Gufeng"), Xi'an Jintai Agriculture Technology Development Company ("Jintai") and Xi'an Hu County Yuxing Agriculture Technology Development ...
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Toba varsity
Pakistan Observer
Faisalabad—The University of Agriculture Faisalabad sub-campus in Toba Tek Singh will be made full-fledged University, announced UAF Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr Iqrar Ahmad Khan. He was addressing Technology Transfer Workshop at UAF sub-campus ...
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Surinder Sud A spike for farming
Business Standard
Besides constraints like water scarcity and old technology, the farmers there suffer heavy losses owing to damage to the crops by wild and domestic animals, which, as part of the tradition, are let loose to graze wherever they wish. ...
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Business Standard
ICAR to target more remote districts via KVKs'
On the occasion Dr. SV Ngachan, Director- NEH Research Complex said, "for us biggest challenge is to create agriculture opportunity in those areas which are under severe climate change effect. Here our target is to provide technology, new method of ...
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No Odisha name change for HC, several PSUs
Times of India
Similarly, Odisha Assembly only can change the name of Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT) formed under the OUAT Act, 1961. The High Court of Orissa is unlikely to change its name. "There is no change in the name. ...
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Blogs 1 new result for agriculture technology
Accelerating adoption of agricultural technology | Science Codex
By News
GETTYSBURG, PA—Research shows that it takes about eight years from the time public research funds are invested in technology development to the time the technology is first implemented. In the agricultural sector it can take as long as 15 ...
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Web 2 new results for agriculture technology
Odisha University of Agriculture & Technology: Pgm Coordinator ...
Qualification: (i) Minimum 2nd Class Bachelors Degree in Agriculture/ Horticulture / Agril. Engineering & Technology/ B.V.Sc & AH / Fishery Science/ Home ...
Integration of Wireless Technologies for Sustainable Agriculture
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTER SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY 83. Abstract. Agriculture is a source of livelihood of majority Indians and has great ...

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