AGRICULTURE | AGRICULTURE

11-Apr-2019 to 13:54

Mozambique: Norway to support agricultural recovery in cyclone-hit regions

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Norwegian government on Thursday unveiled a US$5 million funding package to support a campaign to revive agricultural activities for families affected by Tropical Cyclone Idai in the central regions of Mozambique. APA can report on Thursday.

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09-Apr-2019 to 10:32

UAE provides $2.5m for Liberia's women farmers

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The visiting 22-member delegation from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has consummated a farming project deal for 1,000 rural women in Liberia.

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04-Apr-2019 to 01:33

Sierra Leone wants to industrialize cassava production

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone is planning to focus more on cassava production with a view to industrialize it, APA learnt on Wednesday.

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26-Mar-2019 to 13:39

Kenya unveils measures to boost coffee sector

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday announced a raft of measures aimed at boosting Kenya's coffee sub-sector.

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25-Mar-2019 to 19:21

USAID administrator launches farm productivity project in Upper Egypt

APA-Luxor (Egypt) — During his visit to Egypt, United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green launched a $37 million project to enhance productivity across Egypt’s entire agricultural value chain, beginning on the farm and extending to when products reach consumers.

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21-Mar-2019 to 06:33

Agricultural development key to poverty alleviation - Mswati

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — King Mswati III of eSwatini has called on United Nations member states to strengthen agricultural activities as part of efforts to alleviate poverty and ensure food security.

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20-Mar-2019 to 17:52

Sierra Leone, Chinese firm sign food MoU

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s Ministry of Agriculture said it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with a Chinese firm as part of efforts to attain food self-sufficiency in the country.

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