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    14-Aug-2016 to 08:11

    Zimbabwe to give land to white farmers

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwean government is considering giving land to remaining white commercial farmers as part of efforts to promote food security, Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko said Saturday.

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    09-Aug-2016 to 12:22

    IFAD allocates about US$50m to Liberia's agric. sector

    APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) says it has earmarked nearly US$50 million for investing in Liberia's agriculture sector.

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    07-Aug-2016 to 14:37

    Ivorian President pledges “significant funds” for food security

    APA-Abidjan (Ivory Coast) — Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara on Saturday pledges to provide significant funds to support the food sector in order to fight high cost of living in the long term with the regular food supply to markets.

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    04-Aug-2016 to 10:42

    Nigeria: Agriculture key to economic growth-Minister

    APA- Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Information and Culture Minister, Lai Mohammed has described Agriculture as a sure way to the nation’s economic prosperity.

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    02-Aug-2016 to 09:38

    Malawi farmers union to convene policy conference

    APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Farmers Union of Malawi (FUM) will next week hold a conference to discuss the policy environment for the agricultural sector, APA learnt here Tuesday.

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    01-Aug-2016 to 12:54

    Kenya gets $77m W/Bank funding to support Pastoralists

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The Kenyan government has launched a $77 million project to support livestock farmers in pastoral areas.

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    27-Jul-2016 to 16:56

    Cameroon: contraband, unsafe goods threaten oilseed market

    APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) — Cameroonian oilseeds sector is currently at risk of experiencing a market flooded with imported smuggled products dangerous for human health, according to the Association of refiners of Cameroon oilseeds (ASROC).

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