Tag: Farming

26 Jan 17'

ERADICATE HUNGER THROUGH INTENSIVE FARMING?

To hit the Sustainable Development Goal to eradicate hunger by 2030, Sir Gordon Conway of Imperial College London estimates that we must double food production in developing countries by 2050, and by 70%,...

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30 Aug 16'

ASSESSING AGRICULTURAL INDEX INSURANCE RELIABILITY

Index based insurance and risk-transfer schemes have existed for many years in the catastrophe and agriculture risk management worlds. Well known for their relative ease of construction and implementation, they...

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5 Jun 16'

SELF-MILKING COWS DESTROY AGRI-LABOUR MARKET?

It looks like the march of technology is set to continue the “disruption” of our world today and a Swedish-Australian collaboration seems to certainly fit that trend: long-gone are the days of early morning...

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