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EDL Year of Soil

    2015 has been nominated as the International year of Soils. The 68th UN General Assembly declared 2015 the International Year of Soils (IYS). The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has been nominated to implement the IYS 2015, within the framework of the Global Soil Partnership and in collaboration with Governments and the

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    Pressures on Farming Favours EDL’s Mission

      The global, continuous and pervasive impact of climate change threatens our creaking food system in which harvests are already lagging behind rising demand.[1] Several studies have shown that global crop production needs to double by 2050 to meet the projected demands from rising population, diet shifts, and increasing biofuels consumption.[2] A sustainable supply of food

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      EDL’s Clean and Cool Mission Brazil 2013

        The Clean and Cool Mission to Brazil was an entrepreneur mission to Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro for 17 of the UK’s most promising and innovative cleantech SMEs ready to do business overseas. The Mission helped winning companies: develop quality contacts within value chains, gain unique insight, profit from a fresh stimulus, and improve

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