France makes agriculture pledge

France has vowed to support the growth of sustainable agriculture across the world at the One Planet Summit in Paris today. At a side event, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations ...

Mountainous areas need investment

The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has used International Mountain Day today to talk about the importance of investing in sustainable agriculture. Around one billion, or 13% of the world's popula...

Agriculture targets sustainable future

Promoting sustainable agricultural practices is a major priority for industry leaders and government bodies around the world. Financial services giant Rabobank and UN Environment are making a $1 billion faci...

Local solutions to global issues

(USA) A new study in America has highligthed the importance of strengthening local connections in the quest to advance sustainable agriculture. By developing local food systems in Kansas and Missouri, to ...