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Understanding global warming potential of animal proteins illustrates sustainability of feed additives

There’s a lot of attention on the environmental effect of animal protein production, however, VIRGINIE BLANVILLAIN and SANAMI TETEKURA* explain that 40-80% of carbon...

COP28 issues declaration on strong food systems and climate change

Global leaders agreed on a landmark declaration to strengthen food systems, tackle climate change, and reduce global emissions, the Conference of the Parties (COP28)...

COP28’s declaration on food and climate change applauded

The US, EU, UK, and China, major greenhouse gas emitters in food production, have signed COP28’s Declaration on Sustainable Agriculture, Resilient Food Systems, and...

Food security and climate change focus at COP28

On December 1, 134 world leaders agreed on a landmark declaration to strengthen food systems, tackle climate change, and reduce global emissions, the Conference...

Climate change to affect egg market growth

Changes in weather patterns and climate are affecting the size and quality of eggs produced. According to ResearchAndMarkets, the global egg market will grow...

Feed alternatives, regional supply pick up in Asia

Commodity prices, especially softs like corn and soybean, are expected to contract this year on lower demand and easing shipping rates, says the Economist...

Emerging mycotoxins: A threat to prepare for

The majority of mycotoxins that affect poultry can be detected and then dealt with but what if there is a new group we are...

Addressing climate change needs collective action

A healthy diet includes animal protein intake, but climate change is affecting production, directly and indirectly, in negative ways. Fighting climate change, however, needs...

Technology mitigates impact of climate change

Since 2010, FAO has been promoting climate-smart technology, including climate-smart livestock production. This addresses not only productivity, but also genetic selection, breeding management, animal...

Why caring about climate change is good for business

Developing a sustainability strategy for the global food and feed industries starts with industry players understanding climate change and how it impacts not just...

FAO addresses climate change impact on livestock

The FAO has programs that respond to climate change because it impacts both human activities and the livestock sector, Ageng Herianto, Assistant FAO Representative...

The impact of climate change on animal production

Livestock and poultry farmers around the world are feeling the negative impact of climate change. Ageng Herianto, Assistant FAO Representative in Indonesia, told Asian...

Concerted effort needed to address climate change on animal production

A growing population and rising incomes are expected to double global demand for animal protein in the coming years. But climate change will likely...

Climate change contributes to high feed ingredient prices

In addition to Covid and inflation, climate change is contributing to higher prices of feed ingredients, said Tumiyana, CEO of Widodo Makmur Perkasa, Indonesia’s...

Cambodia aims for climate change resilience in farming

Authorities in Cambodia's Mondulkiri province are urging its livestock farmers to implement new technologies to make them resilient to climate change. Song Kheang, Director...

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