Is There a 'Circular' Solution to the World's Food Problems?
Scientists are increasingly calling for systemic changes to the way food is being produced and consumed, saying industrial farming has led to a food system that contributes to climate change, cripples the environment and causes a malnutrition crisis, writes Thomson Reuters Foundation.
A study by The Lancet on sustainable food production suggests that if the world's population drastically changed diets, the way the food is produced and sharply cut the amount of ... Read more »
While the agriculture sector has major challenges, many young people across the continent are making good money in anything from green beans, to juice, mushrooms and pineapples. Read more »
Medium-scale farmers bring new sources of capital and know-how to African agriculture. They have in some countries become a politically powerful group that is well represented in ... Read more »
Agriculture will become one of the greatest challenges, if not addressed properly. Therefore, moving towards more sustainable agriculture and food systems is certainly a potential ... Read more »
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