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Thursday, August 5, 2021

Agriculture

    Brazil Drought Threatens Global Orange and Coffee Supplies

    Brazil, the world’s largest exporter of coffee, sugar and orange juice, is experiencing a drought during their rainy season, which may impact this year's...

    Sierra Leone Government Sells Sensitive Rainforest for Chinese Aquaculture Project

    Conservationists, landowners, and rights groups have criticized a $55 million deal struck by the government of Sierra Leone with China to build an industrial...

    European Union Top Court Upholds Ban on Bayer Pesticides

    The European Union's (EU) top court on Thursday upheld the EU's partial ban on three insecticides as they were linked to harming bees.According to...

    UK Sends Two Royal Navy Boats to Jersey after Threats of a French Blockade

    The UK has sent two Royal Navy boats to Jersey after France threatened to deploy a blockade of the island's main port over...

    Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Receives Livestock Technology in a $40,000 Donation

    ClicRtechnologies donated a Bovine Solution System to Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (ABAC) Friday to assist with weighing practices of its livestock. ABAC plans to utilize...

    US Pork Producers Raise Concerns About Taiwanese Import Restrictions

    The Office of U.S. Trade has raised concerns over Taiwan's decision to ban pork exports containing ractopamine, a livestock feed additive that stimulates lean...

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