Wheat

Wheat is a grass widely cultivated for its seed, a cereal grain which is a worldwide staple food. The many species of wheat together make up the genus Triticum; the most widely grown is common wheat (T. aestivum). The archaeological record suggests that wheat was first cultivated in the regions of the Fertile Crescent around 9600 BCE. Botanically, the wheat kernel is a type of fruit called a caryopsis. Wheat is grown on more land area than any other food crop (220.4 million hectares, 2014). World trade in wheat is greater than for all other crops combined. In 2017, world …

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CEIP: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace · 13 June 2024 English

Because Tunisia’s regions face different climate threats and socioeconomic needs, municipalities should be more empowered to implement climate mitigation measures and protect vulnerable communities.

May 2023, the Tunisian government said that the wheat harvest was expected to reach only 250,000 tons to the wheat crisis, the Tunisian government raised the purchase price for 100 grams of wheat from 130


UNEP: United Nations Environment Programme · 13 June 2024 English

When Yeshitila Haile looks up at the hillside behind his farmstead, he puts his hand on his heart and speaks with great satisfaction about how he has helped to transform …

mainly a patchwork of fields sown with crops such as wheat, corn and teff. But the landscape is also scarred


World Bank Group · 12 June 2024 English

Though rural Angola has higher rates of poverty, a third of Angolans living in poverty and 40 percent of those vulnerable to falling into poverty are in urban areas. Yet, …

maize needs, 80 percent of rice and 90 percent of wheat needs are met through imports, predominantly from


ORF: Observer Research Foundation · 12 June 2024 English

At the dawn of a new term, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a unique opportunity to play peacemaker at an event seen by many in the West as the most …

including significant increases in the prices of oil, wheat, and metals. Russia is one of the world’s leading aid. A 2023 study by researchers at the Global Wheat Program and the University of Arkansas showed just the ripple effects can be. They estimated that if wheat supplies from the conflict zone dried up completely


World Bank Group · 12 June 2024 English

Provincial Dire ctorate of Agriculture and For estry Wheat Seed Goods Pur chase Business IBRD / 92720 Component


SEI: Stockholm Environment Institute · 11 June 2024 English

selected European production systems as well as their perceptions of barriers and drivers for adoption: wheat production in Lithuania, potato and onion production in the Netherlands, pig production in Denmark

perceptions of barriers and drivers for adoption: wheat production in Lithuania, potato and onion production


World Bank Group · 10 June 2024 English

PIU -320228-G O-DIR / Procurement of 1800 Quintal Wheat seed IDA / 56050 Agriculture Marketing and V alue


World Bank Group · 10 June 2024 English

2508.28 quintals of different seeds (m aize, teff, wheat & cheak pe e ) for Emergency and recov ery of


World Bank Group · 10 June 2024 English

policy, reflecting in part India’s export ban on wheat and flour. 4. The current account deficit narrowed


World Bank Group · 10 June 2024 English

lowest evaluated cost 2022 C1 Procurement of wheat seeds of the elite and super elite categories for 2023-02-15 TJ-SRASP- 96900-GO-RFB / P rocurement of wheat seeds o f the elite and super elite cat egories 2023-10-25 TJ-SRASP-311034-GO-RFQ / Procurement of wheat, barle y, cotton, corn, potato, alfalf a, rape seeds 2023-12-10 TJ-SRASP-361656-GO-RFB / P rocurement of wheat seeds o f the elite and super elite cat egories TJ-SRASP-361657-GO-RFB / P rocurement of mineral fertiliz ers for wheat seeds IDA / D8600 Strengthening seed, seedlin g


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