The use of nitrogen (N) and other fertilisers has been one of the keys to achieving food security in China. A critical analysis of claims that genetically modified (GM) crops will play a central role in world agriculture is provided, in the context of current attempts to expand the market for GM seeds in developing countries. Data Source: Scopus®, Metrics based on Scopus® data as of April 2020, Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology, Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics, Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous), Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics, Annual Review of Pathology: Mechanisms of Disease, Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, Comprehensive Reviews in Food Science and Food Safety. It is widely recognised that climate change will impact negatively on food security and poverty, particularly in some countries in the developing world. Three articles in this edition of World Agriculture address important …, The debate about the potential benefits and public acceptance of biotechnology in agriculture continues unabated. The E-mail message field is required. Produce trade -- Statistics -- Periodicals. Grain production almost doubled in China between 1980 and 2010, yet total fertiliser use increased more than four-fold in the same …, This edition of WA includes a paper by Powlson and colleagues that looks in depth at the use of Nitrogenous fertiliser in China. The first is short notes on the subject of finance and how Brexit is expected to lower food costs …, SUMMARY Claims that it is safer, more nutritious …, Summary China’s GDP has increased steadily since 1949, reaching 63,646 billion Renminbi (1038 billion US dollars) in 2014 to become the world’s second largest economy (1) (Fig. Economic Research Service. Dr.Tang Huaizhi et al . The rights for …, Every person is affected by how we use our natural resources. Only Open Access Journals Only SciELO Journals Only WoS Journals The growth in agricultural yields during the 20th century was associated with intensive experimentation, that should …. In recent years, China’s food security has received …, The New Year will see a new ‘face’ to World Agriculture . Synthetic N- fertilisers depend for their production upon the Haber process for the fixation of …, We make no apology for publishing more articles and an editorial on the general subject of ‘organic’ farming in this issue of World Agriculture . Aquaculture is a fast-growing sector of livestock production, but has attracted criticism owing to the practice of using marine ingredients as feed, usually in the form of fishmeal and fish oil. In a democracy such as the UK, power lies with those who win votes. He Wenqing, LI Zhen, LIU Enke, Liu Qin, SUN Dongbao, YAN Changrong 10th May 2017, Dr David Frape 10th May 2017, David Hamilton 10th May 2017, Professor Neil C. Turner 10th May 2017, Dr David Frape 5th April 2017, Professor Sir John Marsh 5th April 2017, Assistant Professor Xiaolaing Qin, Assistant Professor Yajun Li, Professor Kadambot H.M Siddique, Professor Lixiang Wang, Professor Yuncheng Liao 19th December 2016, Dr David Frape 15th December 2016, Professor Sir John Marsh 7th December 2016, Dr David Frape 25th September 2016, Professor Sir John Marsh 23rd September 2016, Dr A.K. Economic Research Service.\" ; World agriculture (Washington, D.C. : 1991)\"@. …, The world faces global agricultural problems with a rising human population, increased consumption per capita and climate change. Land is the foundation of human survival, agriculture is the basic industry of human society, and farmland closely related to agriculture is …, See Status, problem and strategy of capital farmland development in China,  Photo Gallery We capture the best photos around events, exhibitions happening across the country. Obesity is a contributory factor to the wide occurrence of …, Solutions and confrontations Governments, NGOs and other civil society representatives should engage in a comprehensive public debate on how advances in agbiotech, can benefit smallholders in developing countries by producing more sustainable food …, Murphy’s paper, which reports on The FAO Symposium on agbiotech, February 2016, provides evidence of changes in the use of agricultural biotechnology, reports on a number of case studies in the use of GM in developing countries and discusses the …, Are the European Union Regulators Laggards? Department of Agriculture. U.S. Dept. One of its key challenges is to expand production to …, Summary The use of glyphosate in genetically modified herbicide tolerant beet would …, In the first Issue we commenced an analysis of problems related to the structure of African agriculture, that discussion is continued here. Agriculture World Get all information on agriculture related updates from around the globe. The Journal of Agricultural Science publishes papers concerned with the advance of agriculture and the use of land resources throughout the world. The meeting was entitled “The Role of Agricultural Biotechnologies in …, Summary This view is not universally accepted and further information is needed to determine future directions to reduce the potential impact of bee …, Keywords: Climate change, carbon sinks, GHG, food production. There is the prospect of a global population of 9 billion by mid 21st Century. The African oil palm, Elaeis guineensis, is the major global vegetable oil crop. This digital code provides a unique identifier for each article and is indexed. In the biosphere nitrogen has the most complex cycle of all circulating elements. The festival is an annual event held in late spring. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, 1991-, Government publication, National government publication, Periodical, World agriculture (Washington, D.C. : 1991). Each will: Explain likely consequences of the directions that policy, or development, is taking. It is estimated that the irrigation sector in the country will be affected considerably by climate change due …, Summary The world is facing unprecedented long term pressures on agricultural landscapes. There are competing claims but none is more significant than the need to provide an adequate, reliable food supply. The journal welcomes full length research articles, … Murphy, contrary to their claims, shows that expanding plantation palm oil production gives a smaller environmental …, Summary1 Trends in the use of raw materials in the production of animal feeds in …, In our last issue we published two articles which provided evidence of agronomic and environmental benefits from the use of GM crops. …, Over the next 100 years, with increasing levels of CO 2 and O 3 , global temperatures are predicted to rise by 2°to 4 °C. This is a very good report. Promote expertise for advising on world agriculture development and related subjects. Ademola A Adente, E Jane Morris and Denis J Murphy. This paper, however, points out that population growth will likely have a …, Summary A  carbon sink  is a natural or artificial reservoir that accumulates and stores some  carbon -containing chemical compound for an indefinite period. By selectively quoting only critical sources, Dr Wallace …, Summary It is not our normal …, The Future of Food and Farming: Challenges and choices for future sustainablity, (Foresight Report, London, UK Government, Office for Science. It was led by a group of scientists who were protesting against Greenpeace’s opposition to Golden Rice. The approaching ‘perfect storm’ of climate change, resource depletion, food insecurity and population growth, in addition to continuing environmental degradation and biodiversity loss, is forcing us all to think again about how we …, Summary Please enter recipient e-mail address(es). WorldCat is the world's largest library catalog, helping you find library materials online. Please re-enter recipient e-mail address(es). It will be necessary to increase food production to meet demand but this must be undertaken sustainably, with a minimum of environmental and social …, Summary Please enter the message. …, A Comment by Professor Sir John Marshᵼ Department of Agriculture. Use increased from 6000 t, covering 0.12 million ha, in 1982, to 1.2 million t, …, Glossary The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss … A renowned fish vet. Protecting crops from weeds, fungal …, Summary As a consequence of extensive debate the challenges of achieving global food security are well understood.