food production

food production

the growth of animal and plant material, and subsequent cropping for human consumption.
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With the imminent withdrawal from the European Union it is good to see the Scottish Government is putting considerable effort into discussing the future of Scottish agriculture, food production and rural development.
"Every investment in the expansion of local food production is precious and increasingly important for Slovakia," the minister said.
Ohiare Jatto, reiterated the need to increase food production to match the growing population in the country.
Though SAPs did not necessarily induce economic reforms for agriculture only, agriculture and food production were, however, the most affected by policy reforms enacted by countries to satisfy the Washington Consensus.
Director general of the Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) Agriculturist Mir Nurul Alam has directed agriculturists to adopt newer technologies for doubling the country's food production facing the growing challenges, reports BSS.
The volume of food production increased by 15.8% in 11 months of 2018, due to an increase in the production of flour, meat, whole milk products, canned food, confectionery, etc.
The two-day event, themed 'Food Systems and Technology: Advancing Food Production', was hosted by the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences (DBES) at QU's College of Arts and Sciences (CAS).
NFU Cymru's Welsh Council was this week united in its concern for future food production in Wales and the way it is apparently being marginalised in the Brexit and Our Land consultation.
First, agriculture and for that matter food production is tied to rain.
The main aim of the gathering was to discuss new technology with food production and the agricultural sector at technology levels.
The NFU Cymru-commissioned poll shows the majority of the Welsh public associate the nation's farmers with food production and believe they should be financially supported for this role.