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2015.05.13
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ASEAN Member Countries Prepare for Food Security Monitoring System The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in collaboration with the ASEAN Secretariat has organized a workshop on computerized and monitoring system for food security. Full information on this workshop can be downloaded...
2015.05.04
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China's top legislature on Tuesday heard reports on the progress of overall rural reform -- termed the "building of new socialist countryside" -- and national investment in water conservation at its bimonthly session.   Source: http://www.npc.gov.cn/englishnpc/news/...
2015.05.04
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The State Council has issued a plan to boost sustainable development of agriculture by 2020. According to the plan, the country will promote scientific and technological advances in agriculture, protect farmlands, raise irrigation efficiency, fight against environmental pollution and restore...
2015.05.04
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The Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) completed the first quarter national routine monitoring campaign (risk monitoring) for agro-product quality & safety in 152 large and medium sized cities across 31 provinces (autonomous regions and municipalities).   Source: http://english.agri.gov.cn/...
2015.05.04
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Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang (C) speaks at a national teleconference on rectification of agriculture-related funds in Beijing, capital of China.   Source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/photo/2015-04/15/c_134151161.htm, April. 14, 2015 (Research and summerized by Dr. Zhen Zhong...
2015.05.04
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The seventh national training class (veterinary and animal production session) for officials of major agriculture, livestock and fishery counties in 2015 opened in the CAU (China Agricultural University) branch of the Agriculture Management Institute of MOA on April 15, 2015. Vice Minister Yu...
2015.05.04
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The government wants to promote the use of waste management systems at livestock farms and to try to reduce pollution from plastic films, as well as promote biodegradable products as an alternative. Farmers use 2.5 million tons of sheeting a year to prevent moisture evaporation and for weed...
2015.05.04
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The Standing Committee of China's National People's Congress (NPC), the country's top legislature, on Friday voted to adopt an amendment to the Food Safety Law that gives the heaviest penalties yet to offenders.   Source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-04/24/...

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