Recently Read: “The Rural Idyll” and More Rio+20 News

by the editors, 26/06/2012

Recently read is a weekly column where we share some of the links we have come across during the week that we think might interest you.

(Thanks for the tip Dr. Michael M. Smith!)

What came out of Agriculture Day at Rio+20 we told you about a few days ago?


  • As we are sure everybody knows, the ICRPS 2012 Summer Institute is in Quebec this year and is happening right NOW! Participating students and faculty report to “Exploring Rurality” on a daily basis. Read all posts regarding the Summer Institute here.
  • …and a little something on the less serious side to make you smile at the end:

(Thanks for the tip, Glenn!)

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