International Camel Conference at Islamia University Bahawalpur Pakistan

The International Camel Conference (ICC) under the patronage of Camel Association of Pakistan and the Islamia University of Bahawalpur was organized in Baghdad campus of Islamia university (19-21 Dec 2013). Bahawalpur being the city  of the great Thar desert and home of camel culture was the right choice for this event. Many scientists, research scholars, […]

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To end hunger while meeting the challenge of climate change (UN NEWS CENTRE)

Originally posted on DESERTIFICATION:
Read at : http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=46671&Cr=climate+change&Cr1=#.Ur7Y6VDvfK0 “Climate-smart” agriculture needed to steer food security through changing weather, Ban says Agroforestry, diversification of crops with legumes and other practical measures must be scaled up to end hunger while meeting the challenge of climate change, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told a global conference on the…

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Public opinion on GMOs in Europe

Originally posted on Science on the Land:
At the Texan academic publisher Landes Bioscience, Nilsy Desaint and Mariana Varbanova tell us about ways to learn how people in Europe feel about genetically modified (GM, genetically engineered, GE) crops. You can read the abstract of their report here and if you want the whole text, you…

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