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The National Farmers’ Federation welcomes the Government’s Technology Investment Roadmap discussion paper released today. “Research and development and the ability to innovate and develop new technologies across the economy will shape our capacity to transition to a low emissions future,” NFF CEO Tony Mahar said. “The report rightly seeks to have all options on the …

LONDON, Sept 30 (Reuters) – Cutting back on red and processed meat brings few if any health benefits, according to a review of studies involving millions of people, a finding that contradicts dietary advice of leading international agencies and raised immediate objections from many health experts. FILE PHOTO: A beef steak is cut at the …

EDMONTON — Tied up in history and tradition, branding livestock is practically as old as ranching itself. But, it hurts the animal, there’s no doubt about that, and an Alberta veterinarian is questioning whether or not modern technology might mean that many ranchers can phase out the practice. Branding is not exceedingly common in Canada. …

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The “Global Biochar Market Insights by Technology (Gasification, Pyrolysis), Application (Agriculture (Farming, Livestock)) and Region 2019-2025” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global biochar market size is estimated to reach USD 3.1 billion by 2025, according to this new report. It is expected to expand at a CAGR of 13.2% over …

CHICAGO (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture has confirmed the discovery of unapproved, genetically modified (GM) wheat plants growing in an un-planted agricultural field in Washington state. There was no evidence the wheat had entered the food supply, the USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service said in a statement on Friday. The wheat …