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News10 new results for agriculture
Agriculture in need of image make-over
ABC Online
TONY EASTLEY: For the first time in 100 years one of the few Australian universities offering a degree in agriculture has been forced to withdraw the course, because of a decline in enrolments. The University of Western Sydney has cancelled its ...
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Two nations to boost cooperation in agriculture
China Daily
BEIJING - The agricultural ministries of China and the United States are to boost levels of cooperation to benefit mutual development, it was reported on Sunday. Minister of Agriculture Han Changfu announced the move in an interview with Xinhua News ...
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Vilsack Makes US Agriculture a High-Growth Area
More about Albert R Hunt Enlarge image Albert R. Hunt Albert R. Hunt The most avid political junkies probably couldn't name five US agriculture secretaries; Tom Vilsack, the current occupant of the post, may be about to join that short list.
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Mini dams to boost agriculture in Federal Capital areas
Pakistan Observer
Islamabad—Chief Commissioner, Islamabad, Tariq Mahmood Pirzada on Sunday reviewed the progress of ongoing agricultural projects in the rural areas of the Federal Capital and directed the officials to expedite the work on these projects for their ...
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Agricultural science jobs axed
The Canberra Times
BY ROSSLYN BEEBY, SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENT REPORTER Two of Australia's top agricultural science positions will be axed by the Gillard government as part of a shake-up of the federal agriculture department, a Senate estimates hearing has been told.
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Food security is intact even if monsoon is bad: Agriculture Ministry
Economic Times
NEW DELHI: Union agriculture ministry looks confident of ensuring food security in the country even if this year's monsoon falls short of expectations. "Our agriculture has become climate-resilient, to some extent. It has been proved in 2009-10 when we ...
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Presidential Agricultural Task Force meets in Port Loko
Agriculture has been identified as vital for the development and transformation of Sierra Leone. To address this problem, President Ernest Bai Koroma in 2008 established a Task Force of which he is Chairman to tackle and address the myriad challenges ...
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MGNREGA luring away labour from farm fields: Study
Economic Times
BANGALORE: Besides creating labour shortage in the agriculture sector, cost of farm production increased by up to 20 per cent in Karnataka after the implementation of MGNREGA, the Centre's flagship programme aimed at alleviating poverty, ...
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Agricultural concerns: Snowfall to ensure sufficient water in summer
The Express Tribune
PHOTO: FILE Heavy snowfall this month which has covered the mountains of Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) has ended a prolonged dry spell that would have otherwise affected agricultural crops this summer, according to experts. "There is now sufficient water ...
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The Express Tribune
HDKs aspersions on agriculture budget
MADIKERI: JD(S) state president HD Kumaraswamy has come down heavily on the state government's "so-called" first-ever attempt to bring out a separate Agriculture Budget. He said the budget claimed Rs 17800 crore would be set part for agriculture sector ...
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Blogs1 new result for agriculture
Innovation Systems and Technical Efficiency in Developing-Country ...
By repec
The paper uses a stochastic frontier analysis of production functions to estimate the level of technical efficiency in agriculture for a panel of 29 developing countries in Africa and Asia between 1994 and 2000. In addition, the paper examines ...

Web5 new results for agriculture
HDK's aspersions on agriculture budget | HDK | | The New Indian ...
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Andhra Pradesh Agriculture Officer Vacancies 2012 |
AP Agriculture Jobs 2012 – 458 Agriculture Officer Vacancies: Andhra Pradesh Agricultural department, Govt of AP invites applications for the recruitment of 458 ...
New Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Highlights Blueprint for Iowa ...
The meeting provided Secretary Vilsack with an opportunity to hear from Iowans on how to make sure our students get the education and training they need so ...
Andhra Pradesh Agriculture Department Agricultural Officer 2012 ...
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Janani AgriServe; Making Agriculture Profitable for Small and ...
In conversation with YourStory, Sundara Rajan tells us how Janani AgriServe aims to provide innovative, personalised and customised Agri Products/Services at ...