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13 September 2018
Illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing is estimated to illicitly harvest as much as 26 million tons of fish each year, worth approximately USD 24 billion. An expert-level discussion on the dangers IUU-fishing poses took place at the Second Global Fishery Forum. The issue is not confined to the threat to...
12 September 2018
Recent technologies of flour and cereals production, safety and quality of products, forecasts, and the prospects for the growth of the grain, cereals and flour sector were among the main topics discussed at the international grain and mill conference “MILL.COM” that opened today in the St. Petersburg suburb of Petergof....
27 August 2018
The growing resistance of bacteria, fungi, viruses, and parasites to antimicrobials is a grave health concern the world over. If nothing is done to limit it, an estimated 10 million people per year will be at risk by 2050, to say nothing of the enormous associated economic cost. With the increased...
24 July 2018
24 July 2018, Moscow, Russian Federation – Discarding food appropriate for human consumption is a waste of resources that negatively impacts the climate and the environment. Yet, there is a set of proven solutions that could help tackle food waste – provided that all actors in the food supply chain...
18 July 2018
18 июля 2018 года, Москва, Российская Федерация – Потери продовольствия – это не только затраченные впустую ресурсы, но и пагубное влияние на состояние климата и окружающей среды. Тем не менее, существуют опробованные действенные решения проблемы потерь при условии, что все участники продовольственной цепочки их претворяют в жизнь, а общество готово...