23.03.2017

“Water means everything to me”

As people around the globe marked the World Water Day on March 22, school pupils of a primary school in Kenya held a debate revolving around a persistent drought crisis and life-threatening food shortages threatening millions across East and Horn of Africa.

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21.03.2017

Training people instead of clearing forests

Today is the International Day of Forests. We have to cherish the immense value of the biodiversity of forests and protect it. That is why the handling with our treasure of nature and the training of people are at the centre of our forest projects. In our latest print newsletter 44, our project in Kakamega rainforest shows how nature can be preserved, while people living around it can still generate an income.

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20.03.2017

Sustainable from farm to fork

A sustainable food system in Switzerland from farm to fork – the aim of Biovision and also “Agrarallianz”: It is logical, therefore, that Biovision should join the advocacy group Agrarallianz.

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20.03.2017

Enough food without chemicals – it’s easy

Chemical pesticides to combat global hunger? If you believe the agro-industry, they are absolutely vital but according to UN experts, that’s a myth and it is high time we overturned it.

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14.03.2017

Interesting facts about mangoes

The latest edition of the farmer magazine “The Organic Farmer” has two interesting articles on an important tropical fruit: the mango.

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