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Food & Agriculture

Food & Agriculture

A MODULAR STATE-OF-THE-ART GROWING SYSTEM DELIVERED TO YOUR DOOR

WITH SOME INNOVATIVE ENGINEERING A REGULAR SHIPPING CONTAINER CAN BE CONVERTED TO A HI-TECH MODULAR, STACKABLE AND MOBILE VERTICAL PRODUCTION ENVIRONMENT.

Food & Agriculture

TOP AGRI-SCIENTISTS GET ABU DHABI CALL TO HELP FIGHT GLOBAL HUNGER

The third edition of the Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA) will be held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE, Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority (ADCFA)…

Food & Agriculture

POLICIES AND INNOVATIONS TO DRIVE UAE AGRICULTURE

THE MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT AND WATER HAS LAUNCHED FIRST-OF-THEIR-KIND ENVIRONMENT-RELATED INITIATIVES DUBBED ‘DROP OF LIFE,’ ‘BIOLOGICAL FILTER,’ AND ‘INNOVATION IN AGRICULTURAL WORK’ ON THE SECOND…

Food & Agriculture

The Land versus Food Conundrum: does the Solution lie in the laboratory?

According to some experts the most efficient way to head off our future food problems is actually quite simple: We can stop eating meat – or at least stop farming it. Presently, about a third of available cropland is used for producing feed for animals. Much more – about 26 per cent of the Earth’s […]

Food & Agriculture

Land grabbing poses a challenge to regional food

Since 2000, more than 36 million hectares – an area about the size of Japan – has been purchased or leased by foreign entities, mostly for agricultural use…

Food & Agriculture

Smart Mobile Apps lead to more responsible food consumption

Imagine if every time you ordered a pizza, you opened the box, removed four or five grease-dripping slices loaded with meat, vegetables, mushrooms, the works…

Food & Agriculture

3D-printed ‘smart cap’ can sense spoiled food

UC Berkeley engineers, in collaboration with colleagues at Taiwan’s National Chiao Tung University, are expanding the already impressive portfolio of 3D printing technology to include electrical components…

Food & Agriculture

Vertical LED Farming: Sustainable Urban Agriculture

According to a recent United Nations study, the world’s population will be close to 10 billion by 2050 with 80% of the people living in cities. Feeding these 10 billion people will put an incredible burden on the

Food & Agriculture

Tiny Revolution shaping the Future of Food and Agriculture

The importance of agriculture to all human societies is characterized more than ever today with increasing world population. In these post green revolution years with the dramatic decline in the ratio


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