Partners and contributors. Conversely, nanofertilizers and nanoherbicides may present some of the same effects (Gruere et a. 2011). The toxicity studies with regards to active packaging releasing NMs with antimicrobial functions into the food (for example nano-silver and in rare cases zinc-oxide NM), will lead to direct consumer exposure to (free) NMs (Bouwmeester et a. 2009).
Does the utilization of modern varieties or MVs in plant cultivation really help the poor? This paper takes a look at this issue and examines .
Does the utilization of modern varieties or MVs in plant cultivation really help the poor? This paper takes a look at this issue and examines the evidence on effects of MVs on poor people as producers, laborers and consumers.
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New study develops forecasting tools for better detection and control of dengue in Vietnam. We are at a crossroads in the world's food system. We cannot continue our current trajectory of consuming too little, too much, or the wrong types of food at an unsustainable cost to natural resources, the environment and human health. Living within planetary boundaries.
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Guatemala and the GGIAR centers Many varieties of grain crops have been released which are high yielding and disease/insect resistant.
Study Paper Number 5. Guatemala and the CGIAR Centers. Guatemala and the GGIAR centers. Study paper ] Consultative Group on International. Many varieties of grain crops have been released which are high yielding and disease/insect resistant. The adoption rates of these have been estimated to be from 40 to 50 percent for corn to 100 percent for rice. Most of the rice varieties planted, however, are of the traditionally planted American type.
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The countries covered include Bangladesh, China, India, Kenya, Mexico, and Zimbabwe. The contributors employ micro-level case studies and macro-level analysis and combine methods and perspectives from economics, sociology, and anthropology.
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