Food and Agriculture Issues
Nigeria Nominates Okonjo-Iweala as WTO Director-General   
June 05, 2020
Source: Bloomberg on MSN.com - Iweala as the nation’s candidate to be director-general of the World Trade Organization. Tolu Ogunlesi, an assistant to the president of Africa’s biggest economy, announced the nomination on his Twitter account.
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IAEA Opens New Laboratory Facility to Help Countries Tackle Health   
June 05, 2020
Source: Armed robbery in Revesby - IAEA Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi and Austrian Federal Minister for European and International Affairs Alexander Schallenberg at the
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Trade Talk Revival: Why Washington Might Reconsider Obama’s Trans-Pacific Partnership   
June 05, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - President Donald Trump rejected the partnership, which was renamed the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership, but presidential candidate Joe Biden says he is willing to re-look at the trade...
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An ancient ‘lost city’ teeming with life   
June 05, 2020
Source: BBC - After archaeologists discovered an ancient city deep in the Central American rainforest, researchers found something else: it’s home to animals long presumed to be extinct.
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Transgenic crops: end of an era   
June 05, 2020
Source: The Western Producer - The era of genetically modified crops may be over. Two and half decades after herbicide-resistant canola came onto the market, scientists have now adopted
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George Floyd protests: Trump risks carnage if he unleashes anti-insurrection federal troops on Americans   
June 05, 2020
Source: South China Morning Post on MSN.com - In 49BC, Julius Caesar crossed the Rubicon river with his 13th Legion and marched into Rome " a move so pivotal that today, "crossing the Rubicon" describes a decision marking the point of no return.
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Commodities Buzz: FAO Food Price Index Slides To Lowest Mark Since December 2018   
June 05, 2020
Source: India Infoline - Global food prices fell for the fourth consecutive month in May, as supplies appear strong and demand weakens due to economic contractions triggered by the COVID 19 pandemic, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United...
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Breeding for optimal efficiency yields greener dairy herds   
June 05, 2020
Source: Farmer's Weekly - A recent report published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations shows that the global dairy industry is already part of the solution to address climate change. However, dairy farmers need to accelerate...
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A new rule could make it harder to figure out if your financial advisor is on your side   
June 05, 2020
Source: CNBC - This month, financial advisors will be required to comply with regulation Best Interest, a rule that requires them to put clients' interests first and disclose any conflicts. Some say this doesn't go far enough.
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Buhari Nominates Okonjo-Iweala As Nigeria's Candidate for World Trade Organisation's DG Election   
June 05, 2020
Source: allAfrica.com on MSN.com - Nigeria has nominated a former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, as its candidate for the Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO) election coming up next year. President Muhammadu Buhari confirmed the...
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