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What does SGR stand for?

SGR stands for Strategic Grain Reserve

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The establishment of the National Strategic Food Reserves are in line with the SADC Dar-Es-Salaam Declaration that calls for the establishment of National Strategic Grain Reserves and Regional Food Reserve Facilities in the SADC countries.
South Korea is looking to build a strategic grain reserve and is planning to buy cargoes of corn and another staples, joining similar efforts by other Asian nations worried about high food prices and social unrest.
The FFP office has awarded a grant to the World Food Program for a local purchase of 12,783 metric tonnes of wheat from the Ministry of Agricultural, Irrigation and Livestock's Strategic Grain Reserve, the agency said in a separate statement.
Factories, Production and Employment -- Ensuring Adequate Fertilizer Production for an Optimum Grain Harvest in 2009 -- Development of a Federal Indemnification Program for Contracted Agricultural Commodities -- Enactment of a Farmer-Owned Strategic Grain Reserve -- Adoption of a New Price Support Program to Replace Inadequate and Failing Subsidy Programs An addendum sheet is available to the press providing full language of these specific points and the 2009 Platform is available on the ACGA website at http://www.
In a March 22, 2006 review of the country's economy, The Economist said that Tanzania was in better shape than other East African countries because it had developed strategic grain reserves and releases from these reserves should help food security.
When former President Bakili Muluzi left office early this year, he expected a peaceful retirement "ever after", but a high profile scandal that happened under his watch and uncovered by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) which investigated the depletion of the national Strategic Grain Reserve (SGR), has implicated senior government officials and the ex-president.