Green Agriculture Growing in Leaps and Bounds

Africa needs to triple agricultural productivity by 2050 to keep pace with population growth. According to Food and Agriculture Organization research by 400 scientists, small farmers and organic agriculture are the best way to ensure the continent’s food security. Some 52 countries were in agreement and adopted the report, called the International Assessment of Agricultural Knowledge, Science and Technology for Development (IAASTD), in 2008, which maintains that the world needs a new “green revolution” completely different from the Asian one. Read more here.


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