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Asian farmers and consumers of Asian agricultural and food products in countries around the world stand to benefit from discussions at be held at...
Bangkok, Thailand, 17 Dec 2012
The risk reduction of pesticides and reduction of highly toxic pesticides for promotion of food safety and sustainable development of crop production through implementation...
11 Dec 2012
The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) are working with Asian countries to develop a...
SEOUL, 27 Nov 2012
  APPPC symposium on pest surveillance29 Oct.-2 Nov. 2012, Anyang, Republic of Korea The symposium on pest surveillance, which was organized by APPPC/RAP from 29 October...
Anyang, Republic of Korea, 20 Nov 2012
The 13th APPPC Asia Regional Workshop for the Review of Draft International standards for Phytosanitary Measures (ISPMs) was convened from 3-7 September in Gyeong...
Gyeong Ju, Republic of Korea, 17 Sep 2012
Below normal monsoon rains in India are the chief cause of a 7.8 million tonne downward revision in the forecast for global rice paddy...
Bangkok, Thailand, 06 Aug 2012
Farmers and consumers stand to benefit from a new global strategy to control the spread of a deadly livestock disease that was endorsed today...
Bangkok, Thailand, 29 Jun 2012
(FAO / OIE) – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) are joining forces...
Bangkok, 27 Jun 2012
With the livelihoods of millions of farmers across Southeast Asia threatened by a rise in the spread of Foot-and-Mouth Disease, agriculture experts and government...
Bangkok, Thailand, 12 Jun 2012
The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations and the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) will hold a global meeting on...
Bangkok, Thailand, 11 Jun 2012