From battling disease in banana crops to overcoming avian flu scientists are seeking wider acceptance for the technology
Chand said the food demand was set to rise with increase in population and the technology innovation would be a key driver to achieve the desired production.
For farmers like Kremer who have benefited from China's demand for U.S. soybeans, an already weak agricultural sector coupled with the ongoing trade frictions between the United States and China have added to their financial woes.
Chinese New Year is one of the busiest times of the year for Australian rock lobster fishers and abalone divers with demand from China at the highest it’s ever been
Argentina's growing prawn exports to China represent another facet of win-win bilateral ties based on shared profit and mutual benefit.
Vietnamese watermelons exported to China will be required to arrive with cartons lined using new materials from May this year.
Ruhiu turned to fish farming after attending workshops and taking a three months’ certificate course at the Moi University.
He has set up a hatchery in a greenhouse from where he breeds his fingerlings that he sells at Sh15 each. He also restocks his ponds with the fingerlings.
China’s changing agriculture policy moving towards supplying more produce, and the revitalisation of rural areas is expected to provide opportunities and challenges for exporters.
China has started building drought and flood resistant farmland since 2011, in a bid to ensure food security. By the end of 2018, China has already developed 640 million mu of such farmland, with grain output increasing 100 kg per mu on average.