Sustainability Exchange

News & Jobs

e-mail icon
Facebook icon
Twitter icon
LinkedIn icon

Stay tuned to the latest news on sustainable supply chains in our newsroom integrating articles from sources around the world.

  • How do plant partnerships help sustainability

    Tuesday, 23 July, 2019

    Like corn, late-planted soybeans in the drier parts of Illinois are...
    more

    Rating:
    0

    No votes yet

  • Green business figures to lead UK sustainable supply chain taskforce

    Friday, 19 July, 2019

    Independent Global Resource Initiative group to address deforestation and negative impacts driven by demand for...
    more

    Rating:
    0

    No votes yet

  • Pakistan: Oilseed and Products Update 2019

    Friday, 19 July, 2019

    Pakistan’s purchases of imported soybeans are estimated to reach at 2.0 million metric tons (MMT) during marketing year (MY) 2018/19, 8 percent lower than last year. Reduced import levels reflect SPS and bioengineered regulatory uncertainty followed by the devaluation of Pakistan’s currency...
    more

    Rating:
    0

    No votes yet

  • INEC commissioner wants new body to handle party registration

    Thursday, 18 July, 2019

    A national commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)and chairman, Board of The Electoral Institute (TEI), Prince Solomon Adedeji Soyebi has suggested that a separate organisation be responsible for the registration and monitoring of registered political parties in...
    more

    Rating:
    0

    No votes yet

  • Palm and soybean oil lose a lot of ground

    Sunday, 14 July, 2019

    In Germany, UFOP reports that the vegetable oil price index of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) dropped 12 per cent over the past marketing year and is currently at a level lower than that recorded in December 2018. The FAO vegetable price index shows the...
    more

    Rating:
    0

    No votes yet

  • Russia: Oilseeds and Products Annual

    Saturday, 13 July, 2019

    FAS/Moscow forecasts that in MY 2019/20 the production of three major oilseed crops in Russia will total 18.87 MMT and thus remain at the MY 2018/19 level, with soybeans and rapeseeds likely to set new records. Exports of oilseeds in MY 2019/20 will reach an historic maximum – 1.72 MMT, 7.3...
    more

    Rating:
    0

    No votes yet

  • Variegated cutworm pest attacks GM Bt soybeans in Brazil

    Monday, 1 July, 2019

    New study confirms GM Bt crop technology is not sustainable

    Rating:
    0

    No votes yet

  • Body wants agriculture to go hi-tech

    Monday, 8 August, 2016

    The Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa (Agra) has called for greater adoption of technology in agriculture as the best solution for improving output among smallholder farmers.

    Rating:
    0

    No votes yet

  • Soy Bonds: Financial facility eyes $1bn support for sustainable soy farming in Brazil

    Thursday, 27 June, 2019

    Financial facility is 'world's first' focused on investing in responsible soy farming on...
    more

    Rating:
    0

    No votes yet

  • Hands-On Opportunity: Introduction to Small-Scale Livestock Production in the Tropics

    Wednesday, 3 August, 2016

    Integrating animals into the small farm offers many opportunities for enhancing food production, ecosystem stability and socio-economic resilience.  Livestock and poultry are considered extremely important components of sustainable smallholder farming systems, providing a range of valuable...
    more

    Rating:
    0

    No votes yet