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A glimpse into Africa’s wheat market

This article originally appeared on Bizcommunity. Click here to read the original article. According to a new report...

Tiny freshwater fish are a big deal in Africa’s lakes and...

Small freshwater fish around Africa offer a large and under recognised opportunity to boost food and nutrition security, according to a new...

Western and Central African seed companies still fall short

Nigeria-based Value Seeds tops the rankings in new research on seed companies operating in Western and Central Africa. However, the overall picture is one...

Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa remains below 3%

Growth in sub-Saharan Africa has been downgraded to 2,3% for last year which is down from 2,5% in 2017, according to the April issue...

Scientists confirm candidate parasitoid for the control of fall armyworm

A group of scientists have confirmed the first report of an egg parasitoid, Telenomus remus, in Africa which could prove an important biological weapon in the...

EC/African task force makes recommendations on African rural development

A European Commission (EC) task force, including a researcher from the South African Centre of Excellence in Food Security (CoE-FS), has released its recommendations...

Liquor industry signs Guidelines for Good Business Practice

The liquor industry has signed the Guidelines for Good Business Practice for South African Companies Operating on the African Continent. The signing ceremony, which...

EU supports smallholder agri-businesses in rural Africa

Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, was in Rome for the launch of the new Agri-Business Capital (ABC) Fund, which will help...

Corteva launches hub for North West and West Central Africa

Corteva Agriscience™, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, opened its official North West Africa and West Central Africa (NWAF and WCAF) regional headquarters in Casablanca,...

Alert: Desert locust outbreak in Northeast Africa

Heavy rains and cyclones have triggered a recent surge in desert locust populations, causing an outbreak to develop in the Sudan and Eritrea that...