Soil Soil health and organic farming Measuring changes in soil organic matter can be a challenge in intensively tilled soil that is used for vegetable production. Even in production systems with less soil disturbance, soil organic matter changes slowly.
Sales Bayer and LANXESS sell their stakes in Currenta Bayer and LANXESS sell their stakes in the chemical park operator Currenta to funds managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA), the world's largest infrastructure investor.
Beekeeping - Russia Russia supports beekeeping development Alexey Gordeev noted the importance of improving the effectiveness of legislative measures aimed at protecting the interests of beekeepers and other agricultural producers, as well as consumers of products.
Herbaceous crops - Bulgaria Bulgaria improves its wheat harvest in 2019 Bulgarian wheat yield was 8.7% higher than last year and 5,646,004 tonnes of wheat were harvested this year, compared to 5,194,500 tonnes from last year.
Government projects - Australia Australian rice producers' worries are eased Minister for Water Resources David Littleproud reassures dairy and rice producers the Murray-Darling Basin Plan will give them greater certainty and security.