Resources on reducing postharvest loss

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Reducing postharvest loss is a critical component of raising total factor productivity along the entire value chain. Learn more about postharvest loss by reading selected online reports, compiled by the U.S. Department of State.

Reports, Articles, and Blogs

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Save Food! Global Food Losses and Food Waste – full report
Key Findings – Global Food Losses and Food Waste

USAID and Feed the Future
Feed the Future Progress Report 2012
Partner Highlights – Feed the Future
African Alliance for Improved Food Processing
USAID and Wal-Mart
U.S. Announces Support for the Africa-led Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa

The GuardianHow to Manage Post-Harvest Loss

TechnoServe
Partners in Food Solutions, USAID and TechnoServe Expand Partnership to Improve Food Security in Africa
Partnership Delivers Food-Safety Training to African Entrepreneurs

Under Secretary Robert D. HormatsInnovating Our Way to a Second Green Revolution

World Bank
Stemming Post-Harvest Waste Crucial to African Food Security
Missing Food: The Case of Postharvest Grain Losses in Sub-Saharan Africa

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