‘Already affecting us’: Climate change evident in Southwest as heat, drought, fires, federal report says

‘Already affecting us’: Climate change evident in Southwest as heat, drought, fires, federal report says Ian James UE, AZ central News. Arizona State, Published Nov 26, 2018 A new report from the federal government says the effects of climate change are intensifying across the country,…

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International event highlights Villa Clara’s perspectives on food crops.

International event highlights Villa Clara’s perspectives on food crops. Vanguard, December 13, 2016, Cuba. The specialists, from 21 countries of Asia, Oceania, Africa, Europe, Central America and the Caribbean, selected Santa Clara and the demonstration areas of the Institute of Research in Tropical Viandas of…

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Agro in fighting climate change.

Agro in fighting climate change. Andrea Rodríguez Valverde / October 16, 2016, Costa Rica. Irrigation programs are strengthened to acquire technology to generate electricity based on clean sources. It is also working on two pilot projects in coffee and cattle, to achieve higher productivity with…

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Desertification: threat to agricultural land in Mexico.

Desertification: threat to agricultural land. Mayors of Mexico magazine. Posted By Editorial. August 12, 2016 Mexico. Degradation and desertification of Mexican agricultural land is a problem that threatens about 80 percent of the field. At the government level it seek to identify policies at local…

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Chile and Brazil with lower prices for solar power generation.

Chile and Brazil with lower prices for solar power generation. Clean Energy XXI. 2016. Chile, Brazil and India has the cheapest solar energy around the world, with only 10 cents you can install a kilowatt of energy. The unit cost of solar energy in kwh…

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Vegetable farmers in Kulungungu hit by acute water shortage.

Vegetable farmers in Kulungungu hit by acute water shortage. Business News, ghanaweb.com, 18 February 2016, Ghana Vegetable farmers at Kulungungu in the Pusiga District of the Upper East Region face the risk of losing their crops to harsh weather conditions. They are unable to irrigate…

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Ethiopia: Water Engineering for Expanding Small scale Irrigation

Ethiopia:Water Ingineering for Expanding Small scale Irrigation. The Ethiopian Herald, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 22 November 2015. Ethiopia is endowed with abundant water resources but due to lack of sufficient technology, knowledge and finance, developing water sources for agriculture and energy is in its infancy stage.…

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Not are enough irrigation systems against drought.

Not are enough irrigation systems against drought. Rodolfo Ortiz. El salvador.com, Digital Newspaper August 27, 2015, El Salvador. Effective use of resources, technology investment risk and planning to tackle climate change in El Salvador and ensure the production of basic grains is needed, not enough…

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Honduras: Investment of 2,750 million in irrigation

Honduras: Investment of 2,750 million in irrigation Diario Tiempo, November 11, 2014, Honduras. Honduras will invest in Lempiras about 2.75 billion in the construction of thousands of systems large and small irrigation. The projects will benefit 76,000 families in 64 municipalities in 10 departments.It is…

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The agricultural sector exacerbated the crisis by the lack of water and hailstones

The agricultural sector exacerbated the crisis by the lack of water and hailstones Monday, May 19, 2014, Mendoza, Argentina. In the town of San Rafael in the province of Mendoza, the need to produce raw material to provide a few canneries that are working in…

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