The United States is the newest member of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, a ground-breaking instrument that works to strengthen global food security by promoting the conservation, sharing, and sustainable use of agricultural plant genetic resources.
Kenya faces an important choice for its farmers and its food security: Does our government want to continue to struggle with drought and pests, or does it want to embrace the science that can ease our plight and feed our people? Read moreRead More »
This week, the sixth round of renegotiation talks for the North American Free Trade Agreement is scheduled to take place in Montreal, Canada. In the lead-up, both trade observers and markets careened from despair to relief as they assessed and reassessed NAFTA’s prospects. Read moreRead More »