Mobile Milling Plant Coming

Multinational Business Zambia Trade & Investment, a wholly owned Zambian company, has secured a mobile milling franchise with Germany company Kastenmuller to land 24...

Namibia’s small-stock export scheme suspended

The Namibia Agricultural Union (NAU) recently welcomed a decision by the country’s authorities to fully suspend the small-stock marketing scheme to allow producers to...

Support African women working in agriculture

Agriculture sustains 70% of Africa's livelihoods while playing an integral role as an engine of economic growth and poverty reduction. African women, on average,...

Thousands of litres of milk dumped in US as pandemic deepens

Various US dairy role players have asked agriculture secretary, Sonny Perdue, to intervene as billions of dollars in losses are expected at farm level...

Namibia bans mango imports from Zambia

Namibia has banned the importation of mangoes suspected of carrying the oriental fruit fly (Bactrocera dorsalis) from neighbouring country, Zambia. This is according to...

Soya beans delivers more income than maize

Export Trading Group – ETG has urged emerging farmers to consider diversifying into other agro crops to earn more income as well as cut...

The global call for avocado has local farmers firmly focused

The European Union titled Opportunities for South African emerging farmers in the European sustainable market, even with a 4% global market footprint, South Africa...

Kenya’s livestock turnover hits US$1.44Bn

Kenya’s livestock turnover has hit US$1.44Bn. The turnover, which is an increase from 2018’s US $1.34Bn, has been attributed to Kenyans’ growing appetite for...

Cover Crops Can Triple the Amount of Earthworms in Soil

Cover crops are lauded for their ability to recharge the soil. The most well-known benefit of using a cover crop—often a legume planted off-season—is in...

To tackle climate change we need to rethink our food system

While it’s not often recognized, the food industry is an enormous driver of climate change, and our current global food system is pushing our...