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Agriculture

Feb 07, 2015
Thousands of small-scale dairy farmers in Kenya are set to benefit from part of a Sh2.3 billion financial support that seeks to improve their livelihood though enhanced productivity. This follows…
Feb 06, 2015
The creation of business opportunities for unemployed youth in the agricultural sector is at the center stage of an African wide initiative led by the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture.…
Feb 04, 2015
As South Africa struggles with increasingly frequent load-shedding by national power utility Eskom, farmers in the Lower Orange River region of Northern Cape province are opting for green energy. The…
Feb 03, 2015
South African food group, AH-Vest, has acquired a tomato-processing factory from food retailer, Tiger Brands, for an undisclosed sum, it emerged on Monday. The factory is situated in Duiwelskloof, Tzaneen…
Jan 29, 2015
Ghana’s Veterinary Service Department has sought to allay concerns that the outbreak of bird flu in Nigeria is likely to be imported into Ghana. The Veterinary Services Department deputy director…
Jan 29, 2015
In another sign of the alarming scale of elephant poaching in central Africa, the authorities in the Republic of Congo recently seized 126kgs of ivory in the capital Brazzaville –…
Jan 28, 2015
Traditional markets sell more than 85 percent of the food consumed in sub-Saharan Africa, and rather than replacing them with Western-style supermarkets, governments should train local vendors to improve food…
Jan 26, 2015
A harvest of honey from the equatorial forests of South Sudan will help its struggling poor and, through the pollination of bees, improve the nation's crop yields, those involved say.…
Dec 26, 2014
Ghanaians are embracing the use of locally produced raw materials even though it is seen as inadequate. Ghana produces food crops in abundance and in their raw state, these food…
Nov 21, 2014
We are a special breed. We shout at the television news. We stand close to the radio at the top of the hour to catch the news bulletin. We read…
Nov 21, 2014
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