Sorghum

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Name: Sorghum
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

BOI Launches Cottage Agro Processing Fund

IN fulfillment of its commitment to launch special funds targeted at specific sectors and customer segments in order to deepen its penetration, the Bank of Industry Limited (BoI), has announced the establishment of a new dedicated fund, Cottage Agro Processing ... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - 10 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Food we eat these days, lack of activities may be killing us

WHAT is wrong with reminiscing about the good old days? According to me, nothing. We were poorer, we had few if any luxuries and yet we were happier and somehow healthier. Come with me on my journey of rediscovery.Not everything in our African traditions ... [Published Daily News TSN - 11 hours ago]
Entities: killing, Corn, Owner, Chemical
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Drought tolerant maize showing promise

By Kiprotich Koros22-September 2014The drought resilient maize being tested at Kiboko is showing promising results with 45 per cent yield loss compared to varieties grown in optimum conditions. The genetically modified variety currently in the third phase ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - 21 hours ago]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Climate change report identifies 'the most vulnerable' 19 Sep 2014

Extreme weather events leave populations with not enough food both in the short- and the long-term. A new report by the Environmental Change Institute (ECI) at the School of Geography and the Environment at the University of Oxford concludes that better ... [Published Blue Print - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 2 reports

Health Tip: Getting More Whole Grains

Include one in your breakfast menu(HealthDay News) -- Whole grains are nutrient-rich foods that are full of fiber to help you feel full.The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics suggests ways to work more whole grains into your diet:Include a whole grain ... [Published Health Finder - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Cold Snap Might Have Impacted KS Sorghum and Soybeans More Than Corn

The latest cold snap may have been enough to impact grain filling and test weight for Kansas’ summer row crops, especially sorghum and soybeans, according to a “Based on preliminary temperatures, the lowest temperatures recorded around the state of Kansas ... [Published Grainnet.com - Sep 19 2014]
Entities: Sorghum, Soybean, Corn
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Check your fields - sugarcane aphids cross to sorghum

Check your fields — sugarcane aphids cross to sorghumFLOYDADA — Tiny bugs responsible for some big problems have arrived in the South Plains.A long way from their namesake crop, sugarcane aphids have found a new home in sorghum.The aphids can potentially ... [Published Lubbock Online - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

"Brewing a Better Future" in Haiti

Ever since early 2012, when HEINEKEN consolidated its majority ownership of Brasserie Nationale d'Haiti S.A. (BRANA), it has invested a significant resources and energy into growing Haiti's leading beverage company, whilst at the same time strengthening ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Japanese experts inspect sorghum production

12:44 AMBACOLOD City - Japanese experts assessed the viability of commercial scale production of Super Sorghum in Negros Occidental recently.Sorghum is used as an alternative feedstock for bioethanol and feeds for the livestock.The province started the ... [Published The Daily Guardian - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

New Bioenergy Findings Has Been Reported by Investigators at Texas A&M University (Accumulation of Biomass and Compositional Change Over the...

New Bioenergy Findings Has Been Reported by Investigators at Texas A&M University (Accumulation of Biomass and Compositional Change Over the Growth Season for Six Photoperiod Sorghum Lines) (Accumulation of Biomass and Compositional Change Over ...)By ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 2 reports

Kansas farmers planting wheat, harvesting corn

Some Kansas farmers have begun planting next year's winter wheat while others are busy harvesting corn and sorghum.The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that 5 percent of the state's wheat crop is seeded. That's about average for ... [Published KansasCity.com - Sep 16 2014]
Entities: Corn, Wheat, farmer, Sorghum
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 2 reports

Sugarcane aphids identified in High Plains sorghum

Sugarcane aphid nymphs and an adult on a grain sorghum leaf.(Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo by Dr. Pat Porter)(Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo by Dr. Pat Porter)Sugarcane aphids have now been positively identified in significant ... [Published Southwest Farm Press - Sep 15 2014]

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...currently in the third phase of field trials is expected to extend the production of maize to semi-arid areas experiencing frequent food shortages. "We have been able to make some observable conclusions that there are some promising results in some entries. Some genotypes have a yield advantage with plants that have genes that confer drought tolerance trait over those that do not have, says Dr Murenga Mwimali, Water Efficient Maize for Africa (WEMA) Coordinator."
“These are the crops often referred to as ‘poor people’s food’ or sometimes even ‘weeds, "” Ms. Nierenberg says, “but these are foods that can be resilient to the impacts of climate change.”"
"We anticipate having a record high soybean harvest this year, as well as one of the best average yields for corn," Ibach said. "As farmers and agriculture businesses gear up, I urge folks to keep safety at the forefront and try to plan ahead as much as possible to relieve some stress."
"We now have a clearer understanding of the current supply and demand for biofuels in Japan and Korea" said Eric Mosbey, Lincolnland Agri-Energy LLC general manager, who participated in the mission

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Fertile soil ‘could double, triple crop yields’ [Published SciDev.Net - Sep 19 2014]
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Wheat Belly author goes even further in campaig... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 19 2014]
Two years after his popular book urged readers to cut modern wheat from their diets, Wheat Belly author William Davis is going even further with a new book encouraging people to eliminate all grains. He argues that humans aren’t equipped to digest the ...
“Brewing a Better Future” in Haiti [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 18 2014]
SOURCE: HEINEKEN DESCRIPTION: Local sourcing is at the heart of HEINEKEN’s “Brewing a Better Future” sustainability strategy. In Haiti, HEINEKEN has committed to purchase locally sourced sorghum, improving the lives of over 18,000 farmers under ...
African Projects on Sorghum and Millet Receive ... [Published Biofuels Supplement - Sep 18 2014]
Six projects in West Africa and four projects in Ethiopia have been selected to receive project funding through the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Collaborative Research on Sorghum and Millet.The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Collaborative Research ...
Seeds of Doubt [Published IntelliBriefs - Sep 17 2014]
http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/08/25/seeds-of-doubt An activist's controversial crusade against genetically modified crops.BY MICHAEL SPECTER  Vandana Shiva accuses multinational corporations such as Monsanto of attempting to impose "food totalitarianism" ...
South Sudan: Seasonal Monitor South Sudan - Sep... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 17 2014]
Source: Famine Early Warning System NetworkCountry: South Sudan Flooding in Southeast Upper Nile damages crops and displaces households Key Messages Green consumption in Duk County, Jonglei is ongoing but harvests are limited because of significant ...
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Pacific Ethanol Awarded $3 Million Grant to Sup... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jul 28 2014]
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