Agricultural Production & Trade

After work with Afrikangrupperna - The right to food

Photo credit: A Verdade via Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Safe access to land is vital for women and families in rural areas. In this workshop, Flaida Macheze of UNAC - Mozambique's national farmer movement - will talk about the threat of foreign investors taking over firtile farmland. Welcome to an exciting after work with Ådalens Afrikagrupp and Allsta Gård.

Can mussels be a secret answer to sustainable aquaculture?

When we talk about food security we tend to think about livestock or land production. However, many people around the world, especially those in coastal areas, also heavily rely on fish and seafood.

High milk yields in a harsh climate: Is it all about the genes?

Droughts, heat, erratic rainfall and floods can leave cows, sheep and goats with little to graze on. Changing climate will affect production of feed for livestock too. Harsh and extreme weather conditions can also reduce reproductive ability and undermine health of animals.

Sök bidrag för jord-, skogs- eller trädgårdsaktiviteter senast 5 maj

  • Vill du aktivera ungdomar och barn i eller nära naturen?
  • Vill du skapa möten mellan människor inom jord- och skogsbruket eller trädgårdsnäringen?
  • Vill du arrangera en aktivitet som skapar dialog och stärker de gröna näringarna i samhället?

Svenska Lantbruksveckans fond, KSLA, främjar de gröna näringarnas ställning i samhället. Det sker genom bidra

Use of Livestock Resources for Food Security in the Light of Climate Change

Livestock are essential for food and nutrition security in sub-Saharan Africa. They serve multiple purposes and are economically important, contributing 20–40% of agricultural gross domestic product (GDP) – in some countries, up to 80%.

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