family farms - updates

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How beekeeping helped a Sorsogon coconut farm

Aug 11, 2018 - 6:56 PM

As coconut pollinators, kiwot bees have helped the farm increase its yield by as much as 50%

FAO launches digital platform to help family farmers

Jun 17, 2015 - 6:33 PM

The Food and Agricultural Organization launches a digital platform to bridge the gap between policymakers and family farmers

BIG CONTRIBUTION. Family farmers tend 75% of the world's agricultural resources. File photo by Karl Malakunas/AFP

INFOGRAPHIC: Why we celebrate World Food Day

Oct 17, 2014 - 1:29 AM

Take a look at the world s hungry population Who are they?

Family farms crucial in fight to eradicate hunger: UN

Oct 16, 2014 - 9:28 PM

Family farms produce about 80 of the world s food and are the custodians of about 75 of all agricultural resources in the world