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Asia's concerns over food price hikes

Asia's concerns over food price hikes

Updated 3 October 2012, 22:01 AEST

Asian agricultural ministers have ended two days of talks, to prevent a recurrence of the food price crisis that hit the region in 2007.

The ministers at the meeting, organised by the Food and Agricultural Organisation, were joined by senior government officials, and representatives from the Asia Development Bank and the World Food Program.

Correspondent: Kanaha Sabapathy

Speakers: Prof. Christopher Findlay, Executive Dean, Faculty of the Professions, University of Adelaide; Hiroyuki Konuma, Assistant Director General and Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific, FAO

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