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    14-May-2018 to 11:44

    China pledges support for Mozambique's agriculture

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — China has pledged to provide US$10 million to support Mozambique’s agricultural sector, APA learnt here on Monday.

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    12-May-2018 to 14:16

    S/Africa: White farmers ‘offering to share land’

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has told Parliament that some of the country’s white farmers have approached her office to discuss offering their land to the state’s land reform initiatives, press reports have indicated on Saturday.

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    10-May-2018 to 06:28

    S/Africa’s land reform to bolster economic growth – Ramaphosa

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says his government’s land reform policy will be implemented in such a manner that it will bolster economic growth and create jobs without negatively impacting on agricultural productivity.

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    09-May-2018 to 12:44

    Senegal state budgets 40.4b fCFA for 2018-19 farming season

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The government of Senegal will inject 40.4 billion CFA franc in the 2018-2019 cropping year.

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    08-May-2018 to 17:42

    Health officials battle surge in snakebites in Mozambique's Quelimane

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Health officials in the central Mozambican district of Quelimane are battling a surge in snakebites among rice farmers, APA learnt here on Tuesday.

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    08-May-2018 to 15:30

    Senegal: Family farms could curb youth unemployment

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — There is an urgent need for the transformation of family farms in view of the necessity to combat unemployment among rural youths in the West-African region.

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    04-May-2018 to 20:03

    Mauritania plans camel exports to Libya

    APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Mauritania is poised to export some 3,000 camels to Libya on the basis of a permit issued by the government in Nouakchott a few days ago, a reliable source disclosed on Friday.

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