News

Background The pig sector is the largest contributor to global meat production, accounting for over 37 percent of global meat intake in 2017, followed closely by chicken (35.2 percent) and beef (21.6 percent).The 98 percent of pig-meat production was...
Managed grasslands and rangelands represent around 70 percent of the global agricultural area. The soils of these agroecosystems contain nearly 20 percent of the world’s soil organic carbon (SOC) stocks, which implies that they play a significant role in...
Pablo Frère has been appointed as the new chairperson of the Livestock Environmental Assessment and Performance Partnership (FAO LEAP) during the 25th Steering Committee Meeting held, for the first time virtually, on 3 March 2020.  Frère has been...
The animal feed industry plays an important role in the global supply of food, enabling the production of animal protein throughout the world. Feed is the largest and most important component to ensuring a safe, abundant and affordable supply...
By Gonzalo Becoña, Pablo Colina, Pablo Frère, Sofia Paz The objective of the project was, on the one hand, to collect information on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in pastoral systems in the Chaco region, in the province of Salta, Argentina; and...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8