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Tiny wasps deployed to kill crop-eating pests
Indonesia's cassava plantations are being killed by mealybugs, and thousands of wasps have been released to stop them.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2014 11:25 GMT
Iraqis fear food crisis under Islamic State
The Islamic State group's control of a trade route linking Baghdad to Turkey has cut supplies and caused prices to soar.
Annabell Van den Berghe
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 07:15 GMT
UN: Millions at risk of hunger in South Sudan
Aid organisations air drop emergency relief food to thousands starving as access to northern villages becomes a problem.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2014 17:19 GMT
N Korea and the myth of starvation
The market works in N Korea as it does elsewhere in the world: It brings growth, but it also brings income inequality.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2014 09:26 GMT
Religious leaders blast UK welfare cuts
Food poverty and malnutrition are on the rise in the UK as government cuts back on aid programmes.
Last updated: 03 Mar 2014 11:48 GMT
India's sizzling food business
Fuelled by innovation and huge investment, the food service industry has mushroomed into a $12bn behemoth.
Last updated: 15 Jan 2014 09:10 GMT
UN warns of food shortages in Philippines
Food agency says lack of aid could force farmers to rely on humanitarian food assistance well into next spring.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2013 14:49 GMT
Drug company to pay $2.2bn settlement
Johnson and Johnson agrees to huge sum after allegations it promoted anti-psychotic drugs for unapproved uses.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2013 08:22 GMT
Why are so many people still hungry?
On the occasion of World Food Day, we analyse what has been achieved and what challenges still face food security.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2013 12:47 GMT
Climate change affects Guyana's coconut farms
Higher yields but more pests have led farmers to learn fresh methods as they adapt to new challenges.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2013 18:24 GMT
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