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China’s Agricultural Foreign Trade Expected to Slow in 2014

Chinese agriculture’s dependence on foreign trade will keep declining, with total import and export growth for agricultural products predicted to be lower than 5 percent in 2014, a think tank report said Friday. 85 more words


Arroz Mezclada

Hola mi amigos!

I’m going to talk a little bit about my background. My mother is from Ecuador and growing up with an Ecuadorian mother really made an impact on how I view food. 484 more words


China’s COFCO to Acquire 51% Stake in Noble’s Agricultural Division for US$1.5 Billion

China’s largest grain trader COFCO Corporation will pay 1.5 billion U.S. dollars to acquire a 51-percent stake in the agricultural unit of Singapore-listed supply chain manager… 139 more words


Just right.

Not long ago, a chef I know posted on Facebook about his horror of composed plates. He explained that, for his entire life, he has not been able to stand for the different components of a dish to touch each other. 1,310 more words

Random Thoughts

Recipe: Wild Rice with Mushrooms

How about trying a grain instead of potatoes? This Wild Rice and Mushroom dish is hearty and flavorful, and yet very easy to prepare!

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Meet David Brunton who believes the future of agriculture demands professionalism, thoroughness and tenacity

Today’s guest post comes from budding young plant doctor David Brunton

“I like to think that things that start as a dream usually turns into reality, if you are willing to work hard with diligence, motivation and passion towards it.

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Meet Alex Milner Smyth who is walking the talk in agriculture

Today our guest blog comes from Alex Milner Smyth who grew up in suburban London and has found her dream job in Australian agriculture where she is combining her love for all things rural, with her ability to communicate (talk!). 1,015 more words

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