"Crop View uses Copernicus data to detect differences in vegetation health."
Precision farming, Claas e-services
"The most feminist thing is just being. Just doing what we're doing."
Anna Tara Andrésdóttir
"France is in the process of passing from the eldest daughter of the Catholic Church to the little niece of Islam"
Marion Marechal-Le Pen
"The biggest area where gender inequalities are not decreasing but are increasing, is this unequal division of private time."
Institute on Gender Equality
"Because there's high demand for women in China, people in China will pay border patrol to bring women over"
South Korean pastor
"The smallness of the country makes it easier to mobilise solidarity and cooperation between women."
"We see inequality everywhere. It's in the media, it's in the films we make, it's in every layer. We always have to keep on fighting."
"The school system by keeping silent about gender issues is part of the problem. It is withholding stereotypes and discrimination"
President Obama has been visiting a farm in California’s Central Valley to see for himself the damage caused by one of the driest years on record in
Recurring water shortages endanger local ecosystems and threaten agriculture-based communities.
As climate change continues, forecasters expect
Firefighters in Colorado say a wind-driven wildfire is burning out of control in and around the state’s second city, Colorado Springs.
Tasmanian bushfire crews are bracing for worsening conditions as they battle a large wildfire in the south of the Australian state. Incident
More than 150 wildfires continue to sweep across Australia’s state of New South Wales. Buildings at the country’s biggest optical space observatory
The severe drought that has hit southeastern Europe has destroyed crops and devastated farmland.
The hot, dry weather has piled pressure on world
Exceptionally hot, dry weather has been making headlines, notably for the effect on grain crops, causing the prices of these commodities to soar
Keeping the huge fields of America’s bread basket healthy and productive is proving to be a growing problem for farmers. The Midwest is in the grip
In some disaster areas teachers are drawing useful lessons from traumatic events; raising awareness of disaster management, teaching students to
Klaus Töpfer had already found his calling before he saw people in Kenya trying to make food grow in poor, dry earth.
His field is the environment
Displaced people from the Bay region continued to flood into Somalia’s semi-autonomous region of Puntland on Tuesday (September 6) with tales of
The Horn of Africa is facing its worst drought for decades. The need for fresh water for people there is simply a matter of life and death. While
Turkey’s prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has become the most high profile leader so far to visit Mogadishu during Somalia’s famine.
He and his
Agriculture ministers from the 191 members of the U.N.‘s Food and Agriculture Organisation have gathered in Rome.
This is the second emergency
End war crimes to help tackle famine – that is plea comes from Human Rights Watch. It says all parties to Somalia’s armed conflict have violated the
Aid workers are calling the humanitarian disaster in Somalia the Children’s Famine.
Every 11 weeks in Somalia, ten percent of the country’s
The United Nations’ refugee agency has airlifted supplies into the Somali capital for the first time in five years, to help tackle the famine that
Mimouna, an elderly Somali woman, fled famine and civil war back home for the world’s largest refugee camp in Dadaab, Kenya.
There was no help for
There are reports from the Horn of Africa that the supply of food to refugees fleeing the famine has been slowed by the onset of Ramadan.
Emergency vaccinations have begun in the world’s biggest refugee camp, where thousands fleeing famine are also at risk of disease.
The aim is to