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This article is more than eight years old.

... and dals or pulses, the protein provider for the poor in India since time immemorial. At around Rs.100 ($2.25) per ... The study team who’ve toured the remotest corners of India have a host of suggestions for improving the food ... though, was the fact that the situation of the poor in India resonated strongly with a report my husband Stan and I ...
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This article is more than nine years old.

... halwa was a special treat! Radhika Viswanathan, Bangalore, India S E R V E S 4 - 6 Preparation: 15 minutes Cooking: 30 ...
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This article is almost three years old.

... ‘Of the 160 million hectares of cultivated land in India,’ explains Professor Shashidhar Viraktamath from the ... one third of our food exists thanks to these services.’ India is the world’s second-largest producer of fruit and ... have a huge effect on people’s economic situation. ‘India is losing its pollinators,’ says Parthib Basu, ...

This article is more than 11 years old.

... in Asia. Lorena Luo looks at the situation in China and India and explains why genetically modified rice – now ... one of the most important crops in the world. China and India are the two most populous countries in Asia, and ... project focusing on GE technology development. China and India are the two most populous countries in Asia, and ...
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This article is almost 12 years old.

... marketed as the holiday drink, Amit Srivastava from the India Resource Center explains how it's no holiday for ... community outrage strong enough to close Coke plants in India and start the ball rolling on the laying of criminal ...

This article is more than 11 years old.

... Western diet from the growing middle classes of India and China. Beef consumption in China has increased by ... fertilizer (40% in SE Asia, 85% in Latin America, 130% in India and 227% in China) are particularly crippling. 2 Globe ...

This article is more than 11 years old.

Suicide watch for a farmer in India’s Maharashtra State: the escalating food prices of ... will result in eight million more stunted children in India alone. Whether in Central America or West Africa, the ... Union – Canadian farmer organization. www.nfu.ca India The Honeybee Network – alternative technologies to ...
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This article is more than 40 years old.

... companies in the law courts ever since. A year later in India the ‘pearl millet’ crop was devastated. It was a ... upward movement of prices’; the pearl millet wipeout in India ‘led to starvation’. Prompted by the corn blight a ... wipe-outs by using emergency germ plasm introduced from India and Iran. And just a few years ago North African germ ...

This article is more than 11 years old.

... down at all since January 2008. Exporters, namely China, India, Egypt and Vietnam, have implemented export taxes, ... Verma, Agribusiness booms amid food gloom, The Times of India , 4/6/08 Nidhi Nath Srinivas, Commodity majors milk ... , 21/5/08 Read more on the threat to rice in China and India: Lorena Luo from Greenpeace's Beijing office debunks ...
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This article is almost 17 years old.

... companies to gain control over poor countries' crops. In India basmati-rice exports were valued at $425 million in ... rice. Such examples endanger the livelihoods of farmers in India. UNNECESSARY TRADE: The great food swap MEAT In 1998 ...
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This article is almost nine years old.

... create a further dependence on imports from countries like India, China and Holland, instead of promoting cross-border ...

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