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Stem rust caused by Puccinia graminis f. sp.
This technical note describes the methods and data sources used to generate the results
This report looks at the processes of agricultural innovation and the role of R&D in increasing agricultural productivity.
The report shows how public funding for agricultural research and development (R&D) has declined markedly in recent decades.
Production and productivity developments in South Africa have regional consequences:
South Africa’s agricultural economy accounted for 43.1% of the agricultural GDP of
The purpose of this research was to reexamine past estimates of the rates of return to food and agricultural R&D in light of the MIRR to see if a similar pattern emerges across the literature.
In recent decades, we have witnessed in most countries a slowdown in the rate of growth in spending on agricultural Research and Development (R&D) — especially R&D oriented to enhancing farm productivity.
The National Research Council's Science and Technology for Sustainability Program hosted two workshops in 2011 addressing the sustainability challenges associated with food security for all.
Recent trends in farm productivity and food prices raise concerns about whether the era of global agricultural abundance is over.