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Ancient crops preserved for future generations in Arctic seed vault

Potato varieties once thought lost to the Andean people who introduced them to the world will now be safeguarded for future generations
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Open-access database will help water-scarce countries get more crop per drop

Satellite data can provide new insights into how agricultural water use can be made more efficient and productive
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Plastic pellets everywhere, and diving robot sensors

FAO-backed research ship investigates the occurrence of trash in the southern Indian Ocean
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FAO Food Price Index hits lowest level in almost six years

Slide in prices for dairy products and vegetable oils drives Index to its lowest value since September 2009
FAO implements sustainable small ruminant and smallholder poultry rearing activities in India
FAO assists Zimbabwe’s smallholder farmers boost livestock production
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7 rules-of-thumb to follow in aquaponics
Inspiring people to change the world by producing sustainable food in alternative ways
7 #UNFAO ebooks you should have in your e-library
Have a look and also help choose our next ebook!
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Officers from FAO participated in the activities, yesterday and today, of the Chilean Family Farming Week, organized by the Instituto de Desarrollo Agropecuario de Chile (INDAP) within the framework of the Expo Milan 2015 global fair.
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Soils in the water cycle
Soils store and filter water improving food security and our resilience to floods and droughts
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