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Food Security & Agriculture

Activities aimed to ensure access to and availability of adequate food supplies and the preservation of agricultural livelihoods under the pressures of climate change and natural hazards.

Canada: Federal investment kick-starts Aquanty project

27 Jun 2016, Manitoba Co-Operator

Since 2007, federal and provincial governments have dealt with water-related disaster events causing unprecedented damage to crops, property and infrastructure. Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister MacAulay recently announced a million-dollar investment into a modelling platform to analyze the effects of land use and simulate mitigation strategies in an entire river basin.



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