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    25-Apr-2019 to 20:53

    Sahel agro-pastoral resilience project launched

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) launched the GLONET Sahel project in Dakar, Senegal on the inauguration of its subregional office for the resilience of cross-border agropastoral populations to food crises, aligning responses to multiple vulnerabilities for the long term, APA reports.

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    25-Apr-2019 to 13:33

    Gabon’s palm oil production increases by 39.9 percent in one year

    APA - Libreville (Gabon) — Palm oil production reached 37,117 tonnes in December 2018, an increase of 39.9 percent compared with 2017, the Gabonese Ministry of Economy said in a report copied to APA on Thursday.

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    23-Apr-2019 to 12:39

    Morocco’s Agricultural exhibition still Africa’s first salon

    APA – Dakar (Senegal) — Morocco’s Agricultural exhibition (SIAM), which held its 14th edition from 16 to 21 April in Meknes, reinforced "its legitimacy” as the first meeting of its kind in Africa "and one of the most important" internationally,” according to a statement published on Tuesday by the organizers.

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    18-Apr-2019 to 21:09

    Travellers urged to comply with S/Africa import rules

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African government has urged international travellers visiting or leaving the country during the Easter holidays to comply with the country’s import requirements for agricultural and related regulated products.

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    18-Apr-2019 to 18:03

    Kenya: Cabinet warns millers against exploiting drought situation

    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya's cabinet on Thursday asked millers not to take advantage of the ongoing drought situation to hike the price of maize flour, warning that stern actions will be taken against those who will be tempted to hoard maize and other essential food items.

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    17-Apr-2019 to 03:26

    S/African VP hands land to North Cape Province communities

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African government is working hard to restore the dignity of all South Africans through the land reform programme, Deputy President David Mabuza has said.

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    16-Apr-2019 to 22:00

    Morocco has convincing response to Africa's agricultural challenges - Official

    APA-Rabat (Morocco) — In view of the improvement of agricultural yields and the efficient use of resources (water, food security) Moroccan expertise in agriculture "constitutes a convincing answer to the challenges of the sector in Africa". said Jaouad Chami, Commissioner of the International Agricultural Exhibition in Morocco (SIAM).

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