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Rice Production: Transplanted Rice

As we mentioned when looking at lowland irrigated rice, the method of establishing the rice in nurseries and then transplanting into fields has higher methane emissions than direct seeding. In…

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Rice Production: Irrigated Lowland Rice

Rice is produced in a wide variety of biomes, and this led to a diversity in production systems. It is grown in high altitudes such as the Himalayas, as well as tropical, subtropical and temperate…

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Rice Production: Introduction

One of the largest quantities of grains produced globally is rice. Around 500 million tonnes of rice are consumed annually. Over a billion people rely on rice as a key element of daily diets. There…

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COP26 Debrief: Food Security with Dr Annis Richardson

In the second episode of our COP26, Chris (@donohoho) chats to Dr Annis Richardson (@Dr_AnnisR) about her research on food security. With climate change causing extreme weather, crop growth is…

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The South African dairy processing industry

The South African dairy processing industry - Reena Das Nair

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The South African citrus industry

The South African citrus industry - Shingie Chisoro

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The South African maize milling industry

The South African maize milling industry - Andrew Bowman

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The Tanzania maize milling industry

The Tanzania maize milling industry - Dr Hazel Gray

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The Tanzania dairy processing industry

The Tanzania dairy processing industry - Prof. Fortunata Songora Makene

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Introduction to the Innovation and Inclusion in Agro-Processing project

IIAP Introduction

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Dr. Tefide Kizildeniz: Gender Sensitive Agricultural Research

Dr. Tefide Kizildeniz, Professor at Niğde Ömer Halisdemir University, Turkey, describes how gender sensitive research is important in the field of agriculture.

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CC Fundamentals_bodies and concepts

Climate Change Fundamentals - bodies and concepts

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How do we feed 11 billion people well and sustainably?

The Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Security has a range of level 8 courses suitable for students in years 1 & 2 of their studies. Content focuses on one of the biggest challenges…

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Food and Agriculture Landing Page Video

Landing page video for the Food and Agriculture Online Masters cluster 2020.

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Professional Skills for GAFS (1) - Week 7 - Answers to Mondays Questions

In this video, Jill shows the ggplot answers to the questions we left undone in Monday's farm accounts data. Please note, captions are autogenerated

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Sustainable Food Systems

Dr Fiona Borthwick introduces you to the key stages of the food system and how they are linked. We will look at the increasing global nature of food systems, the basic concept of sustainability and…

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