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Proposed grain bank scheme not any different from the pilot project

During the last two decades of the previous century, the magnitude of forced population displacements caused by development programs was on the order of 10 million people each year, or some 200 million people globally during that period. Thus, by their frequency, size, ad the dire consequences, development-cased displacements have become a problem of worldwide proportions.

A threat to food security looms large over east and central Africa. The insect which causes the cassava mosaic disease is rapidly spreading around the western side of Lake Victoria in Tanzania and

Traditional farming was the buzzword at a meeting titled

The karez system could solve the country's water problems

Expert panel moots course correction without hurting the farmer

Government mulls options as drought takes its toll on seasonal crops

The recommended grain policy may help tackle the problem of plenty, but food insecurity will remain
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EU plans to give more weightage to environmental and public safety norms by amending agricultural policy

The two recently published private research efforts at decoding the rice genome do contribute to the International Rice Genome Sequencing Project, but do not detract from the significance of the yet to be completed international effort