Articles on this issue "agriculture"
Here is a translation of the address Benedict XVI gave today before praying the midday Angelus together with those gathered in St. Peter's Square. * * * Dear brothers and sisters! In the …read more
Here is the message Benedict XVI sent to Jacques Diouf, director-general of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), on the oaccasion of World Food Day, which will be …read more
There is fear among the media, the public, as well as bishops, that new seed varieties will make African farmers economically dependent on seed companies. This possibility is applicable not …read more
Here is the text of the address Benedict XVI gave today to the members of the U.N. International Fund for Agricultural Development on the occasion of celebrations marking the 30th anniversary …read more
Here is the address given by Monsignor Renato Volante, permanent observer of the Holy See at the Rome-based U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), at the group's 35th special session, …read more
The bishops of Argentina are urgently asking for an agreement between striking farmers and the government. The conflict began two months ago over an increase in export taxes on grain. The …read more
Here is the text of the address Benedict XVI delivered today to members of the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization. * * * Mr President, Mr Director General, Ladies and Gentlemen, As you …read more