AGRICULTURE | AGRICULTURE

02-Jun-2019 to 22:22

Ethiopia in new drive to cut wheat imports

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia has finalized preparations to launch what is called "Integrated Wheat Production Enhancement Project" as part of an effort to cut wheat importation, the country's Ministry of Agriculture said.

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30-May-2019 to 13:45

Mozambique seeks investors for cotton sector

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — In an effort to revitalise its flagging cotton industry, the Cotton Institute of Mozambique is seeking investors to revive large-scale production in the country's central Zambezia province.

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29-May-2019 to 23:48

SA foot and mouth disease outbreak 'over'

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s outbreak of the foot-and-mouth (FMD) disease is over, the Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Ministry has said.

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28-May-2019 to 14:30

Climate change hits Botswana beef exports

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana is witnessing a decline in the population of livestock due to climate change, the state-run Dailynews reported here Wednesday.

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28-May-2019 to 12:14

Senegal's 2018 fish landings drop

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Fishery landings in Senegal decreased by 4,627.90 tonnes in March 2019, compared to the same period of 2018, according to data established by the Directorate of Maritime Fisheries (DMP).

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19-May-2019 to 12:12

CAD 35m Africa Future Fund Projects launched

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — A 35-million-Canadian Dollar (CAD) projects of Cultivate Africa Future Fund (CultiAF) were launched in Addis Ababa over the weekend.

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14-May-2019 to 16:49

FAO uveils plan for Nigeria

APA- Abuja (Nigeria) — The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has given a breakdown of its five-year strategic Programming Framework for Nigeria (CPF), spanning between 2018 and 2022.

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