1st Global TraPs Conference to Convene in Beijing
June 13, 2013 – MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala., USA – The Global TraPs project (Global Transdisciplinary Processes for Sustainable Phosphorus Management) is collaborating with the Global Partnership on Nutrient Management (GPNM) to hold the first Global TraPs world conference in Beijing on June 18 and the Global Conference on Nutrient Management, which will take place on June 19-20. More than 100 attendees from around the world are expected to take part in the conferences. Read more.
IFDC Releases Historical Timeline on Facebook and IFDC.org
June 10, 2013 – MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala., USA – In anticipation of IFDC’s 40th anniversary in 2014, the Center released today an interactive historical timeline feature on its website and Facebook page. The timeline traces the history of the Center back to its founding in 1974 and documents the most significant events in the public international organization’s efforts to improve agricultural productivity, alleviate hunger, increase economic development and protect natural resources through fertilizer research and agricultural market development across the developing world. Read more.