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09:56:55 AM | Friday, December 1st, 2017

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Six high school students who participated in the Pennsylvania School for Excellence in the Agricultural Sciences at Penn State over the summer recently attended the 2017 World Food Prize International Symposium, held in Des Moines, Iowa.

09:51:37 AM | Friday, December 1st, 2017

In Asia, the humble rice grain has far-reaching impacts on lives and economies. Dr. Bruce Tolentino of the International Rice Research Institute shares his insights.

10:03:56 AM | Monday, November 27th, 2017

HOW does food security be achieved?

01:41:51 PM | Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

New Zealand (NZ) and United Nation’s (UN) Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have committed to further support the Philippine government in developing the agriculture sector of Mindanao as well as the region’s food security situation.

01:41:15 PM | Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

While serving as the largest source of food for Jakarta, West Java has played an important role as one of two Indonesian provinces, along with East Java, that have become the country’s biggest contributors of rice.

02:15:47 PM | Thursday, November 16th, 2017

We, the Heads of State/Government of the Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), People’s Republic of China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea, on the occasion of the Commemorative Summit to Mark the 20th Anniversary of ASEAN Plus Three Cooperation held in Manila, Philippines on 14 November 2017;

11:12:47 AM | Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Qatar grabbed top spots in the 2017 Global Food Security Index. The country topped the world in one of the three core pillars of index, developed by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) and American conglomerate DuPont.

09:45:03 AM | Monday, November 6th, 2017

The poorest 30 percent of Filipinos had to shell out more money in the third quarter due to the increase in the price of food items, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).

09:37:00 AM | Monday, November 6th, 2017

After a steady decline for over a decade, global hunger has recently risen again, affecting 815 million people or 11 percent of the world’s population.

09:29:55 AM | Friday, November 3rd, 2017

TACLOBAN CITY—The Regional Development Council (RDC) in Eastern Visayas has endorsed a proposal for the establishment of a research center for fisheries and aquatic resources in the region.