Reliable access to adequate food is a fundamental requirement for human well-being. Challenges faced are ranging from scarcity or unpredictable changes in food availability due to factors such as weather and climate, labor-intensive and or agricultural methods, affecting agricultural production levels. We seek to improve the quality of live by removing the serious obstacle of inadequate access to food. Well-fed population will be better equipped to build for a better life.
To provide a sustainable access to safe and adequate food at all times, an effective agricultural information system is needed by developing policy, and program which can improve the access to reliable and up to date information for policy development, emergency preparedness, planning, and decision making. Improvement of technology of food and its management, and regular collection of data in agriculture and natural resources is a mandatory to monitor progress and achievement of the target on food security and and also safety.
In order to disseminate research results and gain insights from all stakeholders on important of food and natural resource technology and management to improve the quality of life in the future, the conference on food and agriculture and natural resources will be organized at the University of Jember, in collaboration with Prefectural University of Hiroshima Japan, Andalas University and Brawijaya University, Indonesia.
Scope of the conference will cover: science, engineering, technology, policy and managerial aspect of food and natural resources which will support and provide platform for a sustainable agriculture system.Conference: August 31, 2015 – September 1, 2015. Accepted abstracts: August 10, 2015. Accepted full-papers: August 15, 2015. More details available on the website
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