Agrifood Podcast: Food security & the Ukraine war

Episode 88 March 11, 2022 00:33:08
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Agrifood Podcast: Food security & the Ukraine war

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With the looming threat of the Ukraine war on the world's food supply, the key theme of the week has been food security. Here, EURACTIV's agrifood team brings you up to speed on why stakeholders and raising the alarm over food, what this means for the sector and what is being discussed to tackle this. We also bring you a (very apt) focus on sunflowers.

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