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2013 Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival Programme full of New Highlights

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Forest products critical to fight hunger – including insects / New study highlights role of insects for food and feed consumption

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5 Ways Drones Could Help In A Disaster Like The Boston Marathon Bombing Plus three robots that are already saving lives.

Yesterday, the President of the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International Michael Toscano told U.S. News: “Whether it is in response to a natural disaster or a tragedy like we saw in Boston, [unmanned aerial systems] can be quickly deployed to provide first responders with critical situational awareness in areas too dangerous or difficult for manned aircraft to reach.” read more

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Illegal Trade Robs Wild of Almost 3,000 Great Apes Annually, Threatening Populations / Released at CITES Meeting, New UNEP Report Links Ape Traffic to Organized Crime

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Small farmers risk exclusion from biofuels certification schemes / FAO report warns that certification schemes could become indirect trade barriers if not properly managed

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Dolat Ventures to Enter African Timber Sector

* DOLV To Access an Exclusive Licence to Cut Timber and Export read more

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Land wealth and administration to stimulate economic development in Africa

Land Administration: Success for the Regional Event in Kampala

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Herakles Farms Appoints Dr. Atanga Ekobo As Vice President Of Conservation In Cameroon

Former World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Program Coordinator to Lead Environmental Sustainability Efforts read more

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Smallholders to benefit from carbon finance: Fairtrade and Gold Standard collaboration opens up new opportunities for farming communities in developing countries

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Air quality deteriorates in Zimbabwe’s main cities

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Deforestation Costing Kenyan Economy Millions of Dollars Each Year and Increasing Water Shortage Risk, UNEP and Kenya Forest Service Report Finds / Services from Kenya’s Water Towers Underpin Many Sectors of Economy

NAIROBI, Kenya, November 5, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ Deforestation deprived Kenya’s economy of 5.8 billion shillings ($US 68 million) in 2010 and 6.6 billion shillings in 2009, far outstripping the roughly 1.3 billion shillings injected from forestry and logging each year, according to a joint Kenya Forest Service (KFS) and UN Environment Programme (UNEP) report. read more

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The Falcon Project – the Most Penetrating Search for the Legendary Sasquatch Ever Undertaken

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Soros Economic Development Fund and IFU Invest Millions in Food Security and Clean Cooking Venture in Africa

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