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FAO Conference, 42nd Session - Closing of the Conference.

FAO Conference endorses new Strategic Framework to drive agri-food systems transformation

June 21, 2021
Members of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) today endorsed the new Strategic Framework that will drive the Organization's efforts to transform agri-food systems and address hunger, poverty, and inequality over the next decade.
Impact of sustainability agenda of potato processor McCain Foods in India

Impact of sustainability agenda McCain Foods in India

June 21, 2021
In line with the Global Sustainability Strategy and Commitments, McCain released its Global Sustainability Report with a focus on India, for the first time, to track progress across its sustainability pillars for the year 2020.
Potato of Bologna PDO.

Italy: High temperatures and continuous irrigation for the Potato of Bologna PDO

June 17, 2021
This year the cultivation area of the Bologna PDO grew by 17 percent, from 419 to 489 hectares, also thanks to the good prices obtained in the last two years.
Lamb Weston Announces New 2030 ESG Goals.

Potato processor Lamb Weston updates its sustainability targets in its second ESG report

June 16, 2021
Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. - manufacturer of frozen french fries and potato specialties - issued its second annual Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) report today, which included new 2030 ESG goals.
McCain Foods Commitment will Help Limit Global Warming to 1.5°C

McCain Foods Commitment will Help Limit Global Warming to 1.5°C

June 13, 2021
McCain Foods' commitment to cut in half greenhouse gas emissions across all of its global operations by the end of the decade has been verified to align with efforts to limit global warming to 1.5°C.
UK Government awards GBP 2m to leading carbon capture and utilisation technology.

UK Government awards GBP 2m to leading carbon capture and utilisation technology

June 02, 2021
British carbon capture and utilization company CCm Technologies has been awarded funding from Innovate UK to develop new modular Carbon Capture and Sequestration units.
México (Chihuahua): Reportan pérdidas de casi la totalidad de los cultivos de la región sur.

México (Chihuahua): Reportan pérdidas de casi la totalidad de los cultivos de la región sur

May 31, 2021
La Sader reporta pérdidas de hasta el 90 por ciento en cultivos de maíz, frijol, papa, y sorgo forrajero, en los municipios de Guachochi , Balleza, Guadalupe y Calvo. Hay afectaciones en casi 22 mil productores de los cuales se tiene registro que el 80 porciento son indígenas.
How Does a Potato Feel?

How Does a Potato Feel?

May 27, 2021
Ever Wonder What A Potato Feels…? Hebrew University of Jerusalem Develops Bio-Sensor to Detect Early Signs of Plant Stress and Prevent Crop Failures from Worldwide Climate Changes.
Tyrrells Crisps set to reduce carbon emissions by over 14% with switch to LNG

Tyrrells Crisps set to reduce carbon emissions by over 14% with switch to LNG

May 23, 2021
One of the UK’s largest potato crisp manufacturers, Tyrrells, has taken its latest step in a continued sustainability drive by converting its energy supply to liquefied natural gas (LNG) which will reduce its carbon emissions by over 14% per year.
Perú: Más de 800 hectáreas de cultivos de papa afectadas por heladas en Huancavelica

Perú: Más de 800 hectáreas de cultivos de papa afectadas por heladas en Huancavelica

March 01, 2021
Los agricultores del distrito de Pazos, ubicado en la provincia de Tayacaja, región Huancavelica han visto afectados el 80 porciento de sus cultivos por las intensas heladas.

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