01-23-2020 | 10:48:00
Agricultural and industry organisations have today called on the government of Kenya to intervene to secure due process in the country’s pesticide regulation.
01-23-2020 | 10:13:00
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has unveiled a project that will boost the livelihoods of crop and livestock farmers in the conflict-affected Northeast Nigeria.
01-23-2020 | 07:36:00
Desert Locust swarms in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia, already unprecedented in their size and destructive potential, could swell exponentially and spill over into more countries in East Africa.
01-23-2020 | 07:22:00
The Liberia Business Association (LIBA) has announced that it will invest $157.9 million in collaboration with other Liberian institutions in the food production sector to support its commercialization.
01-23-2020 | 07:16:00
African farmers will soon get access to a biological tool to manage Fall Armyworm (FAW).
01-22-2020 | 13:43:22
The global vertical farming market size is projected to reach $12 billion by 2026 buoyed by increasing technological advancements.
01-22-2020 | 13:36:00
A new sustainable fisheries partnership agreement and protocol between Seychelles and the European Union (EU) is expected to be signed during the second half of February.
01-22-2020 | 11:59:00
PepsiCo, one of the world’s leading food and beverage companies has acquired majority stake in Senselet Food Processing Plc in Ethiopia from Veris Investments.
01-22-2020 | 08:29:00
Nestlé Zimbabwe has appointed Eunice Ganyawu-Magwali as its new Managing Director for Zimbabwe, Zambia and Malawi.
01-22-2020 | 08:23:41
In Rwanda people consume a lot of beans. Rwanda has one of the world's highest per-capita rates of bean consumption and they are grown throughout the country.
01-22-2020 | 08:16:00
South Africa’s Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development has successfully eradicated the invasive fruit fly species in the Pixley ka Seme and ZF Mgcawu district municipalities in the Northern Cape Province.
01-21-2020 | 14:30:00
Dutch development bank FMO has invested $7.5m in the Acumen Resilient Agriculture Fund (ARAF) to support the provision of climate resilience solutions to smallholder farmers in East and West Africa.
01-21-2020 | 09:30:00
SEAF Morocco Growth Fund (SMGF), an investment fund has completed its fourth investment with its acquisition of stake in SOWIT, an agritech company specializing in precision agriculture in Africa.
01-21-2020 | 07:12:00
The Growing Futures project has been helping young farmers in western Kenya set up profitable enterprises by growing and selling vegetables that are in high demand in Kenya’s booming horticulture sector.
01-21-2020 | 07:05:00
The Oromia Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union in Ethiopia is set to commission its first coffee roasting and packaging complex at Gelan town in Oromia Regional state.