Topic: Agricultural techniques
Summary of "Pulses are praised for their health, environmental and economic benefits. How can their full potential be tapped?"
This document summarizes the 58 contributions received to the online consultation held from 25 May to 19 June 2016 and facilitated by the International Year of Pulses Secretariat.
Summary of "Harnessing the benefits of ecosystem services for effective ecological intensification in agriculture"
This document summarizes the 37 contributions received to the online consultation held from 30 November to 31 December 2015 and facilitated by Danielle Nierenberg from Food Tank – The Food Think Tank and Artur Getz Escudero from Cardiff University.
Between 2013 and 2015, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) undertook a survey of innovative approaches that enable markets to act as incentives in the transition towards sustainable agriculture in...
The United Nations declared 2016 as the International Year of Pulses (grain legumes) under the banner ‘nutritious seeds for a sustainable future’. A second green revolution is required to ensure food and nutritional security in the face of global climate change. Grain legumes provide an...