This year is the International Year of Family Farming, and for many families who are running a farm together one of the big issues to face is that of succession planning. Rural financial Rabobank says that in most developed agricultural countries, almost half the farmers are above the age of[...]
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El Comité Nacional pro Año Internacional de la Agricultura Familiar inauguró oficialmente el Año Internacional de la Agricultura Familiar (AIAF 2014) en Paraguay, junto con el Ministerio de Agricultura y Ganadería y la cooperación del IICA, FAO y GIZ, el martes 18 de marzo, en el Salón Auditorio de Bienestar[...]
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Referentes de 50 movimientos de Agricultores Familiares de todas las provincias de la Argentina, destacaron el apoyo que recibieron del Gobierno Nacional para el desarrollo de los pequeños productores, y señalaron que la Reunión Especializada para la Agricultura Familiar (REAF) es “el espacio adecuado para fortalecer la producción y resolver[...]
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Продовольственной и сельскохозяйственной организацией Объединенных Наций (ФАО) 2014 год объявлен Международным годом семейных фермерских хозяйств.  
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La Regione Lazio assegna terre pubbliche a giovani che si vogliono avvicinare all’agricoltura. Era da 45 anni che non si faceva una cosa del genere. Le terre non possono rimanere incolte, sono una risorsa preziosa: si può costruire una nuova economia che crea lavoro e sviluppo e difende l’ambiente.
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2014, The International Year of Family Farming, is also the halfway point of Argentina’s robust Inclusive Rural Development Program (PRODERI). The six-year (2011-2017) US$150 million initiative doubles the International Fund for Agricultural Development’s Argentinian investment total from 1984-2011. Project objectives, constructed by IFAD with local input, are to increase diversification[...]
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Rural Advancement Foundation International (RAFI) and Farm Hack, as part of the Growing Innovation project, have launched a collaborative campaign to create an open source online library of agricultural innovations and a new book documenting sustainable models developed by farmers.
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The Farmers' Union of Wales reaffirmed its lifelong mission to safeguard family farms - the "backbone of Welsh rural communities" - during a high profile function at Westminster today (Tuesday March 11).
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National Farmers Union (NFU) members kicked off the organization’s annual policy debate with a special order of business celebrating 2014 as the International Year of Family Farming, as recognized by the United Nations.
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Farming and Food in Africa and the Mounting Battle over Land, Water and Resource Rights | UN Year of Family Farming | Africans Show the Way with a New Vision for Agriculture | CAADP at 10 | Water is a Missing Link in the Southern African Development Community | Promoting[...]
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