Effective knowledge transfer, improved practices and agricultural innovation could increase productivity in the Americas to better feed the growing global population.
Six South American countries prepare a regional strategy and national surveillance plans to prevent and control antimicrobial resistance in food animals.
The agreement will establish technical and scientific cooperation regarding food security, focusing on research and roots and tubers value chain development within the context of climate change.
Initiative sought to promote backyard gardening and encourage the 4-H’ers to practise some backyard gardening at their homes.
During a technical forum organized by IICA and CATIE, the importance of the relationship between water and soil, and their role in facing the challenge of feeding the world was discussed.
The Director General considers it essential that more resources be directed toward improving research, enhancing information technologies, and expanding the number of specialists in agriculture.