The increase as well as surge of landscape management

Plantations International News A landscape leadership workshop co-organized by EcoAgriculture Partners as well as TerrAfrica took TerrAfrica's lasting land and water management leaders into the area for joint discovering. Image by Lee Gross/EcoAgriculture Partners.By Sara Scherr. Originally published as'Leading incorporated landscape collaborations'by EcoAgriculture Partners. The quick surge of interest and even activity in incorporated landscape administration in the last few years has surpassed anything I had anticipated.While the ecological neighborhood was earliest to identify the requirement of collaborating techniques with various other industries, the agribusiness and also food markets are rapidly innovating to landscape collaborations; farmer organizations are starting to take [...]

EU extends duties on US biodiesel as US imports surge

Plantations International News After a year-long investigation, the EU has extended duties on U.S. biodiesel, a decision that the U.S. biodiesel trade association says is unfair and protectionist. EU Regulations 2015/1518 and 2015/1519 were published Sept. 15 in the EU Official Journal. The regulations extend both the antidumping and antisubsidy duties on U.S. biodiesel for an additional five years. The duties originally went into effect in July 2009 after complaints that subsidized B99 from the U.S. was flooding the European market, causing injury to EU producers. Afterwards, complaints that U.S. producers were circumventing the duties by shipping biodiesel to the EU [...]