September 23, 2019

Guns, religion and climate change intensify Nigeria’s deadly farmer-herder clashes – Los Angeles Times

Guns, religion and climate change intensify Nigeria’s deadly farmer-herder clashes  Los Angeles Times In Kaduna state, farmers and cattle herders have long clashed over land, but ...
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Colorado River cuts cloud central Arizona farmers’ future – High Country News

Colorado River cuts cloud central Arizona farmers’ future  High Country News The furrows in a 60-acre patch of dirt on Rodney and Tiffany Shedd’s Arizona farm ...
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Jamaica Pushes Climate Smart Policies to Secure the Future of its Food Supply – Caribbean360.com

Jamaica Pushes Climate Smart Policies to Secure the Future of its Food Supply  Caribbean360.com By Busani Bafana. IPS correspondent Busani Bafana interviews UNA MAY GORDON, Principal ...
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California’s ‘dry farmers’ grow crops without irrigation – The Mercury News

California’s ‘dry farmers’ grow crops without irrigation  The Mercury News SAN JUAN BAUTISTA — Jim Leap fondly recalls the first Early Girl tomatoes he grew at ...
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ETS alterations ahead – Otago Daily Times

ETS alterations ahead  Otago Daily Times Several changes to the Emissions Trading Scheme will be introduced later in the year, and more are planned. Farmers with ...
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‘Climate-change refugees’ quit mainland farming in search of greener pastures in Tasmania – ABC News

‘Climate-change refugees’ quit mainland farming in search of greener pastures in Tasmania  ABC News Farmers from drought-struck Queensland and Victoria are quitting mainland Australia and moving ...
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Food finally features in the climate debate. Now what? – World Economic Forum

Food finally features in the climate debate. Now what?  World Economic Forum After years of neglect, agriculture finally found a place in the climate talks in ...
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Six Reasons to Be Hopeful About Fighting Climate Change – State of the Planet

Six Reasons to Be Hopeful About Fighting Climate Change  State of the Planet These days, it can be hard to keep a positive attitude when it ...
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Farming’s great growth dilemma – Can farmers maintain growth while delivering on its climate action obligations? – Independent.ie

Farming’s great growth dilemma – Can farmers maintain growth while delivering on its climate action obligations?  Independent.ie LAST week’s spat in the Dáil between Agriculture minister ...
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Green New Deal: McConnell wants Democrats to go ‘on record’ about AOC’s climate change plan – USA TODAY

Green New Deal: McConnell wants Democrats to go ‘on record’ about AOC’s climate change plan  USA TODAY Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell doesn’t like the Green ...
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