12-11-2019 | 06:10:00
The global macadamia market is projected to register an annual growth of 6.6 per cent between 2019 and 2024 according to the recent report by Research and Markets.
12-11-2019 | 06:05:00
The South African business group Agri All Africa intends to focus on boosting the agricultural sector in Malanje Province in Angola, with a focus on empowering small farmers through increased production of cash crops for export of surpluses.
12-10-2019 | 13:04:00
Egypt and Germany have signed a £36-million grant agreement to guarantee high quality of agricultural production.
12-10-2019 | 11:05:00
The maize lethal necrosis (MLN) artificial inoculation screening site in Naivasha, Kenya, will begin its phenotyping (screening/indexing) cycle of 2020 at the beginning of January 2020.
12-10-2019 | 11:00:00
Competition for water resources is increasing as agriculture, municipalities and industries pull from the same scarce freshwater sources.
12-10-2019 | 06:37:17
The African Plant Breeders Association (APBA) was launched recently to bring together plant breeders from several African nations to work towards achieving food security in Africa through breeding.
12-10-2019 | 06:23:00
The recently released Global Food Security Index (GFSI) 2019, examines the state of food systems across 113 countries.
12-09-2019 | 13:00:00
The Director-General of the OPEC Fund for International Development, Dr Abdulhamid Alkhalifa has signed a US$20 million development loan to help finance Burkina Faso’s Agricultural Value Chain Support Project.
12-09-2019 | 11:20:00
Honey produced in Huila province will be certified by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in February 2020.
12-09-2019 | 11:15:00
Unabated climate change could cause coral reef tourism revenue losses of over 90%, while some West African countries are forecast to see fish stocks decline by 85%.
12-09-2019 | 06:15:00
Agriculture degrades over 24 million acres of fertile soil every year, raising concerns about meeting the rising global demand for food.
12-09-2019 | 06:08:00
Dr Ivan Meyer, Western Cape minister of agriculture, has launched the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) Western Cape’s Producer/Farmer Register.
12-06-2019 | 09:05:00
Saudi Fund for Development has partnered with the government of Burkina Faso to inaugurate a $130 million dam that is set to benefit 250,000 farmers with improved irrigation and land reclamation.
12-06-2019 | 06:15:00
Six agricultural operators in the municipalities of Lubango, Matala, Chibia and Caluquembe of Huila Province have received 40 tractors and their agricultural implements.
12-06-2019 | 06:08:00
World food prices rose significantly in November, reaching their highest point in more than two years, driven by jumps in the international prices of meat products and vegetable oils.