Agriculture News from Week 33

 

New Zealand

http://www.gisborneherald.co.nz/focus-on-the-land/20200815/no-farming-versus-forestry/

https://www.nj.com/news/2020/08/4000-solar-panels-800-acres-1000-sheep-a-preview-of-njs-largest-solar-project.html

https://www.farmweekly.com.au/story/6876503/header-driver-shortage-a-major-concern/

https://www.stuff.co.nz/business/prosper/advice/122465324/manufacturing-underpins-our-economy-but-most-people-dont-realise-it

https://www.newstalkzb.co.nz/on-air/the-country/audio/winston-peters-on-letting-skilled-agricultural-workers-into-nz/

https://whatsoninvers.nz/federated-farmers-wants-agricultural-workers-allowed-into-the-country/

Australia

https://www.farmweekly.com.au/story/6876517/wa-bids-for-grains-australia-headquarters/

https://www.farmweekly.com.au/story/6883705/agribusinesses-line-up-to-help-seaweed-feed-halt-animal-gas-emissions/?cs=5150

https://www.farmweekly.com.au/story/6884036/vic-nsw-border-win-for-ag/?cs=4770

https://phys.org/news/2020-08-australia-carbon-soil-problem-tackling.html

https://www.farmweekly.com.au/story/6878401/brigden-to-steer-live-export-research/

South America

Pandemic a wake-up call to consider sustainable farming alternatives

Argentina ponders BRI endorsement amid tricky debt restructuring

https://www.developingtelecoms.com/telecom-technology/satellite-communications-networks/9882-new-satellite-deals-will-extend-connectivity-in-latin-america.html

https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/commodities/refined-soy-oil-looks-bullish-as-agri-markets-set-to-recover-ajitesh-mullick-5719931.html

In Argentina, a movement to save the Chaco forest hits the COVID-19 wall

Food Updates

 

https://www.farmweekly.com.au/story/6883705/agribusinesses-line-up-to-help-seaweed-feed-halt-animal-gas-emissions/?cs=5150

https://theecologist.org/2020/aug/12/indigenous-knowledge-and-global-food-systems

https://www.foodingredientsfirst.com/news/food-giants-and-key-retailers-join-forces-on-new-food-waste-coalition.html

7 Food Stocks That Are Shaping the Future

https://www.bakeryandsnacks.com/Article/2020/08/18/Duo-introduce-African-super-grain-flour-in-US

https://www.world-grain.com/articles/14103-milling-ops-flour-color-and-ash-considerations