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GHI’s 2012 GAP Report Warns of Regional Food Security Challenges Despite Global Progress

The Global Harvest Initiative’s (GHI) annual Global Agricultural Productivity Report® (GAP Report®), was released on October 17, before an audience of global thought leaders, agricultural industry experts, farmers, and international… Read more »

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A Decade of World Food Prize Laureates

This is a part of a series of blog posts leading up to this year’s World Food Prize Symposium in Des Moines, Iowa, where GHI will release its 3rd Annual Global… Read more »

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2012 World Food Prize Laureate Dr. Daniel Hillel: Transforming agriculture through sustainable water management

This is a part of a series of blog posts leading up to this year’s World Food Prize Symposium in Des Moines, Iowa, where GHI will release its 3rd Annual… Read more »

In Ethiopia's Ghibe valley, ILRI-led Tsetse Fly control methods have allowed cattle to flourish in an area previously almost uninhabitable for them. This has encouragd more farming in the area, relieving to a degree population and soil erosion pressures in higher, Tsetse free, elevations. The ILRI control herd waiting for monthly parasitology tests.

Livestock plays a vital role in food security

This is part of a series of Harvest 2050 blog posts leading up to this year’s World Food Prize Symposium in Des Moines, Iowa, where GHI will release our 3rd… Read more »

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Information technology mitigates effects of climate events in the developing countries

This is a part of a series of blog posts leading up to this year’s World Food Prize Symposium in Des Moines, Iowa, where GHI will release its 3rd Annual Global… Read more »

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Global Harvest Initiative Congratulates Dr. Daniel Hillel, 2012 World Food Prize Laureate

Dr. Daniel Hillel has been awarded the 2012 World Food Prize for conceiving and implementing a radically new mode of bringing water to crops i­­n arid and dry land regions… Read more »

Notable 2011 World Food Prize Quotes

In case you missed it, below is a sample of notable quotes from this year’s World Food Prize in Des Moines, Iowa.   “Africa has the greatest challenge of food security… Read more »

The Role of the Private Sector in Sustainable Agricultural Development

This is the fifth in a series of blog posts leading up to this year’s 25th Anniversary of The World Food Prize in Des Moines, Iowa, where GHI will release… Read more »

2011 World Food Prize Laureate – John Agyekum Kufuor

This is the fourth in a series of blog posts leading up to this year’s 25th Anniversary of The World Food Prize in Des Moines, Iowa where GHI will release the 2nd Annual… Read more »

2011 World Food Prize Laureate - Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva

This is the third in a series of blog posts leading up to this year’s 25thAnniversary of The World Food Prize in Des Moines, Iowa where GHI will release the 2nd Annual… Read more »