The country is being saddled with a "runaway population" even as agricultural lands for food crops
are getting smaller, President Duterte said during a recent agrarian reform event.
The food crops
sub-sector has largely been unregulated since independence.
Wheat is the major food crop
of Sikkim and is grown in almost all villages.
It's possible to grow both a food crop
and a cover crop in the same bed at the same time.
Some of the country's main food crops
such as bananas and cassava, are under attack by pests and diseases and they are fast dying out, further threatening food security.
In addition, our results have shown that cerium dioxide NPs in soil can be taken up by food crops
and are not biotransformed in soybeans, meaning that NPs can reach the food chain."
The following illustrations aim to highlight the developments in the food crop
yields throughout the four provinces of Pakistan for the period at study.
Are India's green lobbies making the same mistake today in opposing biotech, or Bt in short, food crops
? On February 10, with an obvious eye on their protests and a near-frenzy whipped up by the media, India came out with a strong "no" to the commercial release of Bt-Brinjal, the first-food variety genetically tweaked in the lab.
The Agriculture Ministry is proposing limiting foreign investment share to 49% in companies operating in food crop
sector to guarantee food supplies for domestic market.
By using pennycress, which has up to a 36% oil content, BMI is sidestepping a hot issue surrounding biodiesel production--the competition with food crops
. Not only is pennycress not used for food, it can be grown in between food crop
It costs $100,000 to add just one food crop
to an existing pesticide's registration.
The law covers a region of more than 1.2 million people, many of whom rely on potatoes as their staple food crop