Agriculture

The ‘Agriculture’ category on iGrow News encompasses a broad spectrum of topics, offering comprehensive coverage that ranges from traditional farming practices to the latest advancements in agricultural technology. This category is designed to cater to a diverse audience, including farmers, agronomists, students, and anyone with an interest in the agricultural sector.

Traditional Farming Practices: This aspect of the category delves into time-tested agricultural methods and techniques. It explores the wisdom and techniques passed down through generations, such as crop rotation, natural pest control methods, and manual harvesting. These practices form the foundation of farming and continue to be relevant in many parts of the world.

Modern Agricultural Technology: The category also focuses on cutting-edge technologies transforming the agricultural landscape. This includes precision farming, biotechnology, drone technology, and smart irrigation systems. These technologies are redefining farming efficiency, crop productivity, and resource management.

Sustainable Agriculture: A significant part of the ‘Agriculture’ category is dedicated to sustainable agriculture. It highlights practices and technologies that promote environmental stewardship, resource conservation, and social responsibility. Topics like organic farming, permaculture, and agroforestry are covered, showcasing how agriculture can be harmonized with ecological principles.

Global Agricultural Trends and Issues: The category provides insights into global agricultural trends and issues. This includes discussions on food security, climate change impacts on agriculture, global trade policies affecting farming, and the role of agriculture in economic development.

Overall, the ‘Agriculture’ category on iGrow News serves as a rich and diverse source of information, reflecting the multifaceted nature of the agricultural world. It aims to educate, inform, and inspire by bringing together traditional knowledge and modern innovations in agriculture.

Agriculture Plant Science

The Autazes Project—A Model for Sustainable Development and Indigenous Partnership in Brazil

Key Takeaways The Autazes project has secured a significant endorsement from the Mura indigenous community following a comprehensive consultation process. The project promises.

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Agriculture Reports

Agri Food Companies Fall Short on Sustainability & Healthy Food

Key Takeaways The World Benchmarking Alliance (WBA) assessed 350 major food and agriculture companies, revealing a lack of commitment to sustainability and healthy.

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Agriculture Reports

Food Deserts in Rural America Highlight the Need for Innovative Distribution Strategies

Key Takeaways Rural communities comprise 63% of all U.S. counties but account for 87% of counties with the highest food insecurity rates. A.

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Agriculture Financial Results Stock Market

WINFARM Reports 16% Revenue Growth in H1 2023 Despite Market Pressures

Key Takeaways WINFARM’s consolidated revenue for H1 2023 increased by 16.1% to €71.4 million. The company has implemented measures to sustain order intake.

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Agriculture

Weakening Crop Prices and High Production Costs Affect Farmer Sentiment

Key Takeaways: The Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer index fell 9 points to 106 in September, indicating a decline in agricultural producers’.

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Agriculture Sustainable Agriculture

Quebec Introduces New Regulation to Boost Recycling of Agricultural Plastics

Key Takeaways: Quebec has extended regulations similar to those for electronics and household appliances to cover agricultural plastics. The regulation mandates primary suppliers.

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Agriculture

$10M Invested in New Mexico Agriculture Through Rural Roots Endowment

Key Takeaways American AgCredit and Farm Credit of New Mexico merge, focusing on the growth of New Mexico agriculture. A $10 million Rural.

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Agriculture Renewable Energy

Integrating Wind Turbines In Agriculture

Since the Paris Accord of 2015, many countries have committed to reducing their carbon emissions and environmental impact by turning away from fossil fuel.

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Agriculture Research

Earthworms Contribute Significantly to Global Food Production

Key Takeaways According to a study by Fonte, Hsieh, and Mueller, earthworms contribute to approximately 6.5% of global grain production and 2.3% of.

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Agriculture

Le Shift Project Launches Agriculture Initiative to Transform French Agricultural System

Key Takeaways: Le Shift Project announces a comprehensive agriculture initiative to transform the French agricultural system. The project addresses the physical constraints and.

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