K-Food, Go beyond, Over the Food Korea IT Times (press release) ILSAN, KOREA – The KFS (Korea Food Show) 2013 (www.koreafoodshow.com) – hosted by the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs and organized by the Korea Agro-Fisheries & Food…
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Rice was in the news extensively during April with quite a few nuggets of interest from around the world and the news potentially impacting U.S. rice farmers.
Frank Kusters‘s insight:
Us imports to Turkey cotain GMO contaminated soybeans. Cambodia rice exports to the US increases.
See on www.agprofessional.com
Report claims that families in Laos and Cambodia have been forced off land or are expected to work on rubber plantations
See on www.guardian.co.uk
Palm Reserves in Indonesia May Drop to Lowest Since October (2)
“Domestic use is increasing for food as well as for biodiesel,” said Derom Bangun, chairman of the Indonesian Palm Oil Board.
See on www.businessweek.com
In the wake of the European Commission’s announcement that it will adopt a proposal to restrict the use of three pesticides belonging to the neonicotinoid family, rice research guru Bas Bouman has called for Asia to take different…
See on www.foodnavigator-asia.com
Close to Narita International Airport, on a 6.7-hectare patch of ground where spinach, radishes, ‘komatsuna’ and carrots are grown, stands a white sign with the words ‘Lawson Farm’ in blue …
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