A quiet water revolution

Quietly, a revolution to develop cheap ways to draw water for irrigation is unfolding in small villages and rural regions in sub-Saharan Africa and...

Tanzanian Minister of Agriculture and AGRA President challenge African leadership to take food security...

African Green Revolution Forum to convene global and international leaders. Tanzania’s Minister of Agriculture, Food and Cooperatives the Honorable Christopher Chiza and President of the...

The 5th Forest Science Symposium

The recent 5th Forest Science Symposium co-hosted by the Institute for Commercial Forestry Research (ICFR) and the South African Department of Agriculture, Forestry &...

Small African Organic Cocoa Farmers Get Boost to Market

Organic cocoa grown in Vanuatu is high quality and certifiable, but farmers there have small plots, and therefore little competitive market power. Massage School...

South Africa’s rural community offered affordable access to internet economy

On 6th August 1991, the World Wide Web became available as a service on the Internet thanks to the pioneering work of Tim Berners-Lee....

Switzerland to increase its aid to fight rural poverty

Switzerland increases its support for the fight against poverty in rural areas of developing countries. On Wednesday 27 June 2012, the Federal Council...

FAO, partners, urge greater push to reduce food losses and waste save food initiative...

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and key partners are calling on companies and organizations worldwide to join in the...

EAC and AU-IBAR sign MoU

The East African Community and the African Union Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to expand their co-operation...

AGCO Launches Model Farm Project in Zambia

AGCO, Your Agriculture Company AGCO +0.64% , a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, today launched a 150 hectare (371 acre) farm and learning center near...

AfDB Launches Initiative to Invest in Agribusiness in Africa

This initiative has the potential to catalyze unprecedented levels of investments into the agribusiness sector throughout the African continent The African Development Bank Group (AfDB)...

Most Popular