IFAJ 2017 World Congress South Africa

Taking place between the 2nd and 8th of April 2017 in Gauteng- and the Western Cape. 
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IFAJ 2018 - The Netherlands

Theme: Dutch Roots

Main congress: 12- 15 July 2018

The main congress will start in the region Food Valley and further visits are planned to a diversity of hotspot in the Netherlands.

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Slovakian journalist Jozef Sedlák was recently named the winner of the coveted IFAJ Star Prize in Agricultural Journalism. mehr »

The Congress planning team is busy focusing on details for the 2015 event in Hamilton, New Zealand. The planning team includes, Hugh Stringleman, Graeme Peters, Leigh Catley, Ali Spencer, Trevor Walton, Mick Calder, Susan Murray, Ross Miller and Sue Miller. mehr »

The Serbian Association of Agricultural Journalists, AGROPRESS, recently celebrated the organization’s 10th anniversary. To celebrate, members participated in a tour that began in the Serbian village of Crepaja. The event opened at the modern farm FOTOS (Member of Almex Company) that has more than 300 heifer calves of the Holstein breed.  mehr »

For the third time Agriterra and IFAJ are organizing the E-4-D tour to an emerging market. The tour aims to enable journalists to take a look beyond the images of hunger and poverty in Africa and to explore a vibrant continent full of initiatives and business opportunities to boost agricultural production and economic development. mehr »

Mark Moore of Germany recently attended the IFAJ Congress in Scotland. He said the Congress was really great this year. He was reflecting about the experience on the plane trip home and shared the following reflection via social media about the Congress. mehr »

Ten young leaders in agricultural journalism took a look at how agribusiness can implement new technologies and increase on-farm efficiencies to feed an ever increasing global population as well as their role in communicating these advances at this year’s International Federation of Agricultural Journalists boot camp, sponsored by Alltech. mehr »

To name the things with their real names it must be said that Ukraine for the time being is in a limited-scale war with Russia. At the moment, Russia is providing massive support to terrorists in weapons and live force (soldiers and officers of the regular Russian Army and Intelligence). In fact according to the International law they are mercenaries. The Russian Army regularly shells Ukrainian troops from the Russian territory.  mehr »

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