Archive for February 24th, 2022

24/02/2022

Sugarcane Gas Opens New Horizons for Energy Agriculture – Video

Human Wrongs Watch

NARANDIBA, Brazil, Feb 23 2022 (IPS)* – Nothing is wasted from sugarcane, one can conclude from the biomethane production process at the Cocal plant, a Brazilian company that produces sugar, ethanol, electricity and other by-products from sugarcane agro-industrial waste.

Biomethane, equivalent to natural gas, which is methane of fossil origin, is the result of a long chain starting with the planting of sugarcane, originally intended for the production of sugar and spirits.

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24/02/2022

Tea Can Help Transform Agrifood Systems to End Poverty and Hunger

Human Wrongs Watch

The economic importance of the tea industry has grown during the pandemic but it must confront key challenges, FAO Director-General QU Dongyu tells the 24th Session of Intergovernmental Group on TeaFAO/Roberto Faidutti

Tea is a labour intensive sector that provides jobs and income to many of the poorest rural communities in the world ©FAO/Roberto Faidutti

Rome, 23 February 2022 (FAO)* The tea industry can play an important part in the transformation of global agrifood systems, but it must overcome significant challenges, QU Dongyu, Director-General of the of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), said on 23 February 2022.

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