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VIDEO: World Food Prize & GM crops

November 7th, 2013

B4FA Media Fellow and Joy News broadcast journalist, Adelaide Arthur (Ghana), notes that some commentators have criticised the World Food Prize and its emphasis on three of the innovators of GM crops this year. But were the critics correct? ¬†Watch this report which analyses the important questions of safety, public …

VIDEO: World Food Prize & GM crops: A Ghanaian view

November 4th, 2013

B4FA Media Fellow, Adelaide Arthur (Ghana, Joy News), reports on the World Food Prize and the state of GM crops in …

The World Food Prize and the importance of science journalism

October 30th, 2013

Interview with Amb. Kenneth M. Quinn of the World Food Prize Foundation and Dr. Louise Fresco, University of Amsterdam
World Food Prize / Borlaug Dialogue – October 2013, Des Moines, Iowa
Amb. Quinn and Dr. Fresco discuss the contributions of Norman Borlaug (1914-2009) after whom the Symposium was named. Dr. Borlaug, often …

VIDEO: The World Food Prize and the importance of science journalism

October 30th, 2013

Interview with Amb. Kenneth M. Quinn of the World Food Prize Foundation and Dr. Louise Fresco, University of Amsterdam
World Food Prize / Borlaug Dialogue – October 2013, Des Moines, Iowa
Amb. Quinn and Dr. Fresco discuss the contributions of Norman Borlaug (1914-2009) after whom the Symposium was named.¬† Dr. Borlaug, often …

Agricultural Delivery Systems: Some Options for East Africa

October 10th, 2013

Agricultural Delivery Systems: Some Options for East Africa
Johanna Nesseth Tuttle
 

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VIDEO – Uganda: Cutting edge research on hybrid bananas

September 25th, 2013

Banana Hybrids, by B4FA Media Fellow Florence …

Tanzanian coffee projects analysed by B4FA Media Fellows

September 10th, 2013

On 27-28 August, ten B4FA Media Fellows in Tanzania had the oppportunity to visit a fascinating social enterprise that focuses on coffee, a farmers’ coffee cooperative and lastly, scientists at TACRI who have developed varieties that resist diseases that affect coffee plants.
The first day was spent with the HRN Stiftung, …