Food and Agriculture Organisation

6.3 million Sri Lankans facing acute food insecurity; situation likely to worsen: UN report

Prices of most food items have been on a steady rise since the last quarter of 2021 and reached a new record high in August 2022, with the year-on-year food inflation rate at nearly 94 per cent.

published on : 12th September 2022

With export ban exceptions, India's wheat export forecast to be 7 million tonnes in 2022-23: FAO

Global wheat production in 2022 is predicted to decline from the 2021 record level by 0.8 per cent, reaching 771 million tonnes and marking the first drop in four years.

published on : 10th June 2022

WHO calls on all countries to prioritize monitoring SARS-CoV-2 infection in wildlife

As a general precaution, people should not approach or feed wild animals or touch or eat those that are orphaned, sick or found dead (including road kills). 

published on : 8th March 2022

India is world's third-biggest beef exporter: FAO report

India exported 1.56 million tonnes of beef last year and is projected to hold on to the position over the next decade, according to a report by the Food and Agriculture Organisation.

published on : 29th July 2017