Farmer Research Networks Can Help Fix Global Food Systems

Farmer Research Networks Can Help Fix Global Food Systems

Growing up in La Paz, Bolivia, Magali Garcia Cardenas remembers being told that farmers in the Altiplano region of the Andes observed local animals and flowers to predict whether or not the growing season was going to be wetter than usual. Later, when she was doing her Ph.D. field research to become an agronomist she […]

Destroying forest in the name of research centre

Destroying forest in the name of research centre

CVASU builds 5-storey dormitory, structure in protected forestland at Cox’s Bazar Wed Sep 22, 2021 12:00 AM Establishments constructed in the area so far include the five-storey dormitory — that CVASU said is for ‘‘research’’ — and two tin-shed hatcheries, while hills were levelled around a hundred yards to the west. Photo: Star “> Establishments […]

Global recognition for Bangladesh’s atomic agriculture research institute

Development in Bangladesh: A most pleasant surprise

Bangladesh Institute of Nuclear Agriculture (BINA) has been honoured with the ‘Outstanding Achievement Award’ by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) for its outstanding contribution to mutation breeding. Besides, BINA’s Chief Scientific Officer and Head of Plant Breeding Department Shamshunnahar Begum has been honoured “Women in Plant Mutation Breeding Award” for her outstanding contributions to […]

Boozman, cattle farmer emphasize research in River Valley industry

Boozman, cattle farmer emphasize research in River Valley industry

CHARLESTON — Federal money improves local cattle operations even if the dollars don’t flow straight into the ranchers’ pockets, a River Valley farmer recently said. John Paul Pendergrass, owner of Pendergrass Cattle Co. in the Charleston area, said federally funded research has improved the quality of the cattle he raises. It’s one of the reasons […]

Upgraded research, training facility for RHD on the way

Development in Bangladesh: A most pleasant surprise

The Roads and Highways Department (RHD) is finally getting an upgraded research and training facility, much-needed given the volume of projects the government agency implements and the upkeep needed of the existing sprawling network. At present, the department only has Bangladesh Road Research Laboratory (BRRL), spread over 41 acres of land in the capital’s Mirpur […]

Global Controlled-Environment Agriculture Market Analysis of Major Segments and Future Opportunity Assessment 2021-2027 – Daily Research Sheets

US (VA): Controlled Environment Agriculture Innovation Center launched in  Danville

Market Research Place presents an in-depth assessment through Global Controlled-Environment Agriculture Market Research Report 2021-2027 by giving the sector’s current situation and significant drivers. It accurately delivers the necessary information and cutting-edge analysis to assist in the formulation of the ideal business plan and the determination of the appropriate path for fast growth for the […]

Feeding fish and pond yields more protein with lower quality feed

Feeding fish and pond yields more protein with lower quality feed

Feeding both the fish and the pond yields more animal protein using a lower quality feed for the fish. The feed not only targets the fish but also the pond organisms that help break down waste and produce natural feed for the fish. This results in a higher fish production. These results were revealed in […]

Shakuntala Thilsted wins World Food Prize 2021 for mola fish research

  Md Abdul Wahab | Published: June 17, 2021 17:06:58 | Updated: June 17, 2021 17:34:00 The World Food Prize Foundation has awarded the World Food Prize 2021 to Dr Shakuntala Haraksingh Thilsted, global lead for Nutrition and Public Health of WorldFish. She won the most prestigious prize, which is also known as the “Nobel […]

South Asia Agriculture Equipment Market is projected to expand at an impressive CAGR of around 9% over the forecast period of 2021-2031 – Persistence Market Research

NEW YORK, May 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Growing demand for tractors, brush cutters, water pumps, and lawn mowers for agriculture and horticulture is lending impetus to the growth of the South Asia agriculture equipment market. The agriculture sector has seen significant growth in the past few years, and the same is expected over the coming […]