AGRICULTURE | AGRICULTURE

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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15-Apr-2019 to 13:03

Uganda, Vietnam sign coffee production pact

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Vietnam aimed at increasing production of coffee, roeports said on Monday.

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11-Apr-2019 to 20:12

Japan-Liberia launch scheme for 1,000 smallholder farmers

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Japant in collaboration with the FAO and the government of Liberia has launched an integrated rice development project in the country.

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