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Food insecurity a threat to already unstable nations

By Sean McNealy DES MOINES, Iowa — Two tropical cyclones hit civil war-torn Yemen in a span of 10 days in 2015 and brought a large amount of rain to the arid country. Wet conditions favored breeding locusts, which were … Continue reading

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Fisheries, aquaculture fill gap in global food security dialogue

By Eric Knapp DES MOINES, Iowa — While fish is a primary source of protein that has many essential nutrients, health-promoting benefits and other nutritional qualities, fisheries and aquaculture are often overlooked in the global discussion of food security and hunger. At a … Continue reading

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