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10:29:08 AM | Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

Cebu City — The Cebu provincial government vowed to continue to provide equipment for programs involved in the improvement and progress of the agricultural sector here.

09:26:23 AM | Friday, December 29th, 2017

I recently went over the latest report of The Global Food Security Index (GFSI) that was developed by The Economist Intelligence Unit with backing from DuPont. And I must say that I was not surprised on its findings on the Philippines.

09:35:19 AM | Friday, December 15th, 2017

The outcome of the Eleventh Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organisation (MC11) beginning in Buenos Aires on Sunday is difficult to predict as consensus continues to elude members on all key issues ranging from agriculture subsidies to e-commerce in the ongoing preparatory discussions in Geneva.

09:31:33 AM | Friday, December 15th, 2017

Cotabato City – The United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has called for more food investments in the Philippines, particularly in Mindanao.

01:53:27 PM | Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Talks at the 11th Ministerial meeting of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) is on the brink of collapse, with the US refusing to engage in the effort to find a permanent solution to the public stock holding issue, official sources said.

11:26:10 AM | Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

BUENOS AIRES: The US refused to take any decision on the food subsidy issue in the ongoing ministerial meeting of the World Trade Organization (WTO), crushing India's expectations of securing a better deal for its food security programme and likely wrecking the event. An official accused the US of reneging on its commitments. The US and India also jousted over the latter's developing country status.

11:20:35 AM | Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

BUENOS AIRES: India's expectation of finding an improved solution to be able to purchase, stockpile and distribute food has not gone down well at the ongoing ministerial meeting of the World Trade Organization (WTO).

11:07:31 AM | Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

The most important issue for India will be to drive a consensus for a permanent decision on public stock holding for agricultural products that reflects the demands of a group of developing countries called G-33 with strong interests in food security issues like Philippines and Indonesia besides India.

08:57:24 AM | Thursday, December 7th, 2017

The outcome of the Eleventh Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organisation (MC11) beginning in Buenos Aires on Sunday is difficult to predict as consensus continues to elude members on all key issues ranging from agriculture subsidies to e-commerce in the ongoing preparatory discussions in Geneva.

09:30:11 AM | Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

The World Food Prize has announced the opening of the application process for the 2018 Borlaug-Ruan International Internship program. High School students from across the U.S. will travel abroad this summer to gain real-world experience in STEM fields at international research centers.