- IA Topic : farming
Excerpt:In connection to the 10th IFSA Symposium, a PhD course on "Systems Thinking and Practice in PhD Research: Making connections to Farming Systems Research" will be offered. ...
Excerpt:Candidates are invited to apply for the 2012 intake of AgTraIn Doctorate students. The main objective of the AgTraIn programme is to develop an elite European Doctorate school within the topic of successful development and transformation of farming systems in the developing world. The deadline for application is 1 November, 2011.
Excerpt:On the occasion of the Fifth Conference of the Parties to the Rotterdam Convention, 20-24 June, 2011, a side event will be held on "Severely Hazardous Pesticide Formulations". ...
Excerpt:The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) seeks a highly qualified agricultural economist to join its international team of scientists working on improving the livelihoods of maize and wheat farmers in the developing world. ...