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Much-needed aid for Nigeria’s poultry industry

The Central Bank of Nigeria has released 12,55 billion Nigerian Naira (US$31 million) to boost egg and meat production and create more...

Garlic exports a golden opportunity for Zim farmers

Zimbabwean garlic farmers have been urged to increase exports riding on the growth of the global market, which has expanded to US$2,48...

Acquisition bolsters Case IH’s local dealer network

Case IH’s commitment to delivering an exceptional customer experience is expected to be further enhanced with the acquisition of South African distributor,...

Farmers can now combat locusts with AI

A free tool that will help farmers and pastoralists across Africa predict and control locust behaviour has been launched. Kuzi—the Swahili name...

Saliva from caterpillars puts cowpeas on the defence

Cowpeas (Vigna unguiculata) are not just food for humans. Caterpillars also love to munch on these crucial crops, which can cause losses...

Nigerian farm becomes country’s largest sun-powered poultry plant

Empower New Energy and Rensource have teamed up to create the largest power purchase agreement for solar energy in the commercial and...

AGCO Future Farm renamed in honour of Martin Richenhagen

AGCO announced that its Zambia Future Farm has been renamed the Martin Richenhagen Future Farm to honour the long-tenured chairperson, president and CEO, who...

Household-grown food leads to improved health for children

Children grow taller in rural households where their mothers are supported to grow their own food, according to new research from the University...

Export progress with poultry master plan

When the poultry industry master plan was signed a year ago, no one could have predicted the devastating effects that a pandemic...

First shipment of Zambian blueberries soon off to China

Zambian president, Edgar Lungu, will officiate the flagging-off ceremony marking the inaugural export of Zambian-grown fresh blueberries to China. The ceremony will...