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Tongues Wag over Ladoja Daughter’s Single Status

This Day 26 Mar 2023
He is an engineer and a farmer, whose food crops are sold, not only to the people of Oyo State but also beyond ... Despite his status, the high chief of Ibadanland, however, lives an incredibly simple lifestyle, such that an unsuspecting person would place him among peasant farmers. .

AGCO Agriculture Foundation Awards $50,000 Grant to Providence Farm Collective

Algeria Times 25 Mar 2023
This project will help increase food production and boost income for PFC’s diverse farmers by improving sustainable agricultural practices and soil fertility via on-site generation of well-balanced compost ... It cultivates farmer-led and community-rooted agriculture and food systems to actualize the rights of under-resourced peoples.

Linking farmers, buyers is grant aim

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 25 Mar 2023
FAYETTEVILLE -- A new grant is aimed at helping small farmers in Arkansas connect with buyers, affording those producers upward economic mobility while expanding access to healthy food and providing an avenue for buyers to get more local products in their stores.

Park Square’s new flavor: Sawmill developer plans new Uptown food hall

Albuquerque Journal 25 Mar 2023
The two buildings are part of a more than $10 million renovation of the area, including a new food hall ... All in all, the food hall will fill 20,000 square feet ... Bruce Farmer, the principal architect on Park Square, said the new food hall will occupy only previously existing structures.

Local entrepreneurs team up for success

Jacksonville Progress 25 Mar 2023
This unique enterprise, Food and Table, was developed by lifelong friends R.J. Moore and Bud Farmer, with his wife Ann ... The concept was suggested by Ann Farmer, who learned from the previous owner that the building was going to be sold ... In fact, if it is at Food and Table and it’s made of wood, Farmer likely made it.

As California contends with compounding crises, what’s at stake in farm bill negotiations

The Hill 25 Mar 2023
The legislation would ideally serve “the largest number of farmers possible with an emphasis on support for small and mid-size farmers and ranchers,” Steve Lyle, a spokesperson for the California Department of Food and Agriculture, told The Hill in a statement.

European farmers revolt against EU-inspired plans to close thousands of farms and make people eat ...

The Daily Mail 25 Mar 2023
'Farmers are 'the bad guys',' says Peter, who is clearly distraught ... It could, in time, transform the fortunes of Peter, 45, as well as the lives of the many farmers who tend Holland's 53,000 farms and smallholdings ... It was an astounding success given that the party was launched only in 2019 as a farmers' protest movement.

Backyard Barnyards: First pandemic shutdowns, now crazy high egg prices driving waves of new home-based ...

The Star Democrat 25 Mar 2023
Inflation as well as the economic shutdowns and social isolations of the coronavirus pandemic have propelled new flocks of backyard farmers interested in growing their own food, including eggs ... Burcham said new farmers also need to make sure feed, food and other supplies do not attract rodents and birds.

Roberts Seed sprouts profits in cleaning organic and non-GMO grain

Kearney Hub 25 Mar 2023
War, drought and extreme weather have caused worldwide wheat and grain shortages, and an increase in food prices. AXTELL — “When you sit down to dinner, thank a farmer.” So says a sign on a cabinet in the busy office just west of Axtell ... Roberts believes that many people today don’t understand where their food comes from.

2-day farmers\u2019 fair: Punjab farmers encouraged to use PAU-developed PBW 826 wheat variety

Indian Express 25 Mar 2023
My father was not educated but he ensured that I and my brother received the best education.' Extolling PAU for its remarkable contribution to the nation\u2019s food buffer and being a world-renowned agricultural institution, Dr Gill urged the farmers to encourage their wards to pursue agricultural education at PAU.

Support price of wheat in Balochistan made equal with other provinces

Urdu Point 25 Mar 2023
The objective of this initiative is to increase the production of wheat by encouraging and providing financial support to the farmers in the province, said a press release issued here ... Meanwhile, preparations for the timely purchase of wheat by the food department have been completed.

Soil crisis: Yields, dreams turn to dustLocated just a stone’s throw from River Krishna is ...

Deccan Herald 25 Mar 2023
Yet, the 22-year-old farmer has lost hope of cultivating anything here ... “Even in the remaining land we are getting only 50 per cent yield,” says farmer Mallu Patil ... Farmers at both ends of the water availability spectrum have been unable to harvest a good crop due to poor soil quality. At the frontline of the soil crisis are farmers.

NZ farmer’s markets: Considerably cheaper than supermarkets

Fresh Plaza 25 Mar 2023
A recent survey conducted by Farmers’ Markets New Zealand has shown that buying fresh food directly from the grower or producer is considerably cheaper than buying the same basket of ...

Rural revolt: How Dutch farmers’ election victory could be a model for Ireland’s rural campaigners

Irish Independent 25 Mar 2023
... the Government and the establishment are on pages that are quite different from big sections of society, even, in some cases, the majority sections of society.”Noel Clancy is a beef and lamb farmer in Tipperary and is the host of a popular food and farming podcast, .

Bellies of the Rich Swell Further on the Back of Hunger

GlobalResearch 25 Mar 2023
The world’s poorest countries were due to pay $43 billion in debt repayments in 2022, which could otherwise cover the costs of their food imports ... Aside from manipulating markets and prices, these corporations also fuel food insecurity by pushing small-scale farmers and local producers out of the system ... Food, Dispossession and Dependency.

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