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  1. Urban Agriculture Summit

    ... food in cities! From August 15 to 18, the 2012 Urban Agriculture Summit will bring together a diversity of people that are making ... school gardens; from aquaculture to rooftop farming, urban agriculture is becoming an essential element of food security, improving access ...

    cmacdonald - 08/06/2012 - 08:22

  2. Conference Call To Discuss New Report "The Hardest Working River in the West: Common-Sense Solutions for a Reliable Water Future for the Colorado River Basin"

    ... and will continue to pose a growing threat to businesses, agriculture and population water needs in Arizona, California, Colorado, ...

    cmacdonald - 07/17/2014 - 11:19

  3. U.S. Agriculture and the Global Environment

    ... will focus on the environmental and human effects of modern agriculture. Congress is once again considering the once-every-five-years Farm ... will turn to international implications of our domestic agriculture policies. Policies in the developing world — chiefly the United ...

    bkitchen - 09/13/2013 - 16:24

  4. The Issues Surrounding Mandatory GMO Labeling: What You Need To Know

    ... Topics covered include:   The prevalence of GE agriculture nationally and globally   Current legislative efforts ... as a member (2005-2009) of the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Advisory Committee on Biotechnology and 21st Century ...

    cmacdonald - 06/09/2014 - 12:29

  5. United Nations Climate Summit 2014: Catalyzing Action

    ... and transportation; land-use (e.g. related to sustainable agriculture and forestry); adaptation and disaster risk reduction; and climate ...

    cmacdonald - 05/20/2014 - 18:05

  6. Agriculture and Environmental Protection: The 2012 Farm Bill and Beyond

    ...     Please join us for an expert dialogue on agriculture and environmental protection in the 2012 Farm Bill. The 2012 Farm ... and Policy group recently established a new Industrial Agriculture Law and Policy Center, which examines the impacts of agricultural ...

    bkitchen - 09/14/2012 - 16:42

  7. DEADLINE: Fellowships for Translating Science/Telling Stories: "Agriculture, Water Quality & Changing the Climate Conversation"

    ... in the field to hear about climate change and Great Lakes agriculture impacts, board boats to talk about the threat to inland waters and ...

    cmacdonald - 05/25/2012 - 18:20

  8. DEADLINE: EJN Fellowship for IUCN World Conservation Congress

    ... be organizing a Fellowship for journalists interested in agriculture — 1 each from China, India, Brazil, the US and Northwestern ... This program is aimed at working with journalists who cover agriculture and want to learn about and boost their coverage of agro-ecology ...

    cmacdonald - 08/29/2012 - 07:30

  9. Does The Environment Matter?

    ... issues such as climate change, fracking, industrial agriculture and more are threats that will not go away so easily. Join us, as ...

    cmacdonald - 09/05/2013 - 11:34

  10. Interactive Forum on Corporate Environmental Management in the Era of Big Data

    ... by the ELI-Keare Forum, which this year will focus on agriculture, and by ELI’s annual award dinner honoring the Hon. George ...

    bkitchen - 08/21/2013 - 14:34