Bahrain is set to increase domestic food production from 20 per cent to 60 per cent in the next four years, said a senior government official.
Concerns about food security and plans to enhance the role of small farmers and local b
India on Tuesday forecast normal rains for the 2011 monsoon, strengthening the prospects of a plentiful farm output.
Rainfall is likely to be 98 percent of the long-term average, Earth Sciences Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal told reporters, a
Yemen's grain imports are expected to decline 11.7 per cent in 2010, a report said on Saturday, further straining the Gulf Arab country's food production, which has already been hit by shrinking harvests and low groundwater.
Yemen grain im
Experts will present the latest technologies, equipment and ecological methods aimed at increasing local food production at an upcoming major agribusiness show in Dubai.
A series of free seminars by leading names in international agribusin
DuPont said it invests around $700 million, half of its annual $1.4 billion research and development budget, on boosting food production and technologies that can help address the expected rapid growth in global food demand.