International Women’s Day event at FAO eyes role of gender equality in ending hunger and fostering sustainable food systems
The government has opened a consultation on its draft pollinator action plan, though critics have said the plan it too weak to work.
More retailers have joined a price was in which Tesco fired the opening shots on Monday by cutting the price of milk.
Following months of decline, food prices jumped again in February on the back of increased demand and weather worries. However, FAO said early cereal forecasts are promising.
Defra secretary Owen Paterson today returned from a leave of absence and unveiled an action plan to protect Somerset from future floods. However, environmentalists have claimed the plan is too simplistic.