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Corona Lockdowns = Global Food Price Shocks

Touch the Soil News #1744  (Feature Photo – The World – Public Domain)    The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) recently reported the latest Food Price Index for February 2021. Over the past 9 months, global food prices have risen 27.5 percent. This spike is unprecedented since the FAO started reporting changes back in 2003.…

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Women Smiles Uganda

Touch the Soil News #1741  (Feature Photo – Women Smiles Uganda – courtesy of   https://womensmilesuganda.org/ When Ugandan women get together to grow food for survival, are they re-inventing the food chain? You can read the story below and then ask the questions: Do social non-profits provide a better economic model that unfettered competition? https://www.howwemadeitinafrica.com/vertical-farming-ugandan-company-develops-solution-for-urban-agriculture/91900/

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The African Great Green Wall – One of Humankind’s Greatest Efforts?

Touch the Soil News #1737  (Feature Photo Satellite photo of the Sahara Desert – NASA, Public Domain) The African Great Green Wall is intended to span across the continent to contain the spreading desertification along the border of the Sahara Desert. The goal of the project is to restore 250 million acres along the southern…

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Farm to Fork – European Union to Change Farming – May Affect the Whole World

Positive Future #856 (Feature photo – Council Chambers of the European Council –  CCA 2.0 Generic, European Council) The European Union (450 million people) is looking dramatically change agriculture for the European continent. In fact, it is so dramatic that, that it is grabbing the world’s attention from both sides of the sustainable farming debate.…

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