New global round of ag censuses to kick off

New global round of ag censuses to kick off

A NEW global round of country-driven agricultural censuses is set to begin in 2016. This is a large-scale data collection process that will gather information and statistics on the world's agricultural sector.

To support the process, the U.N. Food & Agriculture Organization (FAO) published a set of updated guidelines Nov. 3 to assist governments in carrying out their national-level agricultural censuses, tailored to the various needs and capaci

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