Desalination isn’t the magic bullet, Water Authority warns Israelis

In the 5th year of a devastating drought, new campaign reminds Israelis to save water even though the country is no longer dependent on the rains Actress Renana Raz in the latest Water Authority public service announcements encouraging Israelis to save water, released on May 22, 2018. As the international community marks the UN’s World Environment Day on Tuesday, the Israel Water Authority has a pointed message for Israeli residents: You still have to save water, even if we have desalination plants.

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Rumen Porodzanov: Tools for Supporting Young Farmers should Become more Effective

Ensuring generational renewal in farming was the focus of the informal meeting of EU Agriculture Ministers held in Sofia on 4-5 June 2018. In the context of the Common Agricultural Policy after 2020, the ministers discussed challenges related to the aging of the agricultural labour population and to rural depopulation.

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Rushed new agriculture policy will put at risk better future for food, farming and the environment, says CLA

While backing the Government’s ambition for a new policy that supports both profitable food production and environmental work, the CLA cautions against a poorly devised transition phase. This warning is at the fore of the CLA’s response to the …

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Punjab’s agriculture policy ready, to be released soon

CHANDIGARH:The muchawaited draft agriculture policy has been submitted to the state government for approval and would soon be unveiled to invite objections from the general public. According to sources, the policy suggests creation of a data bank in the …

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All lies, nobody safe, fear, hatred and violence everywhere: Congress hits back at Shah

Senior Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ashok Gehlot, AICC National Spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala release a booklet “India Betrayes In Four Years of BJP’s Misrule” during a press conference, in New Delhi on Saturday. COUNTERING THE BJP-led government’s fourth anniversary publicity campaign, the Congress on Saturday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi , his party and his government have been lying, misrepresenting facts and figures, and indulging in propaganda.

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Four years of power: Amit Shah says Modi gave corruption-free government

New Delhi, May 26 : The BJP on Saturday celebrated four years of the Modi government, claiming that it has given a corruption-free government in the interest of the poor and farmers while the Congress marked it as a “betrayal day”, accusing it of failing on multiple fronts. Addressing a press conference here, BJP President Amit Shah said the government was committed to work for the uplift of the Dalits, the poor and the farmers in the country even as the Opposition was spreading lies to remove Modi.

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House is expected to vote on farm bill Friday

WASHINGTON (CNN) – The House is scheduled to vote Friday on a controversial farm bill that, if passed, would help set agriculture policy for the next five years. But with a granular debate over the government’s role in the sugar industry, advancing the …

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