Analysis: Agriculture in a changing environment

JOHANNESBURG, 24 January 2012 (IRIN) - Agriculture has been seen either as a cause or victim of global warming at the UN climate change talks over the...

Cooperatives can bolster inclusive growth in Africa

FAO and Rabobank renew partnership to help smallholders participate in agribusiness boom Africa boasts huge potential for social and economic development, with agribusiness poised to...

Adesina Urges America to Support African Agriculture as a Business

I do not seek aid for Africa. I seek investments in Africa – Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank The President of the...

Working conditions key to research output, says study

A functioning research environment is more important than higher salaries or bursts of extra training for getting good quality results out of West...

Uganda: Business With a Touch of Healthy Nutrition

Welcome to the world of a young nutritionist making money using soya protein ingredients to enhance the nutrition, functionality and economics of meat and...

Regional Farmers’ Federation visits EALA / Holds talks with Speaker Abdi

ARUSHA, Tanzania, March 21, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Speaker of EALA, Rt. Hon Abdirahin Abdi is urging the farmers’ movement in the...

South Africa: Entrepreneur of the year has passion for rural areas

Pretoria - A Limpopo woman has walked away with the 2010 Female Entrepreneur of the Year Award pledging to make an impact on the...

Minister Costello visits Mozambique to develop trade opportunities and see the impact of Irish...

Minister for Trade and Development, Joe Costello T.D., will seek to strengthen economic links between Ireland and Mozambique when he visits the southern African...

Zambia scales up agriculture e-voucher scheme

Zambian farmers could gain faster access to agricultural products and services with an  electronic voucher scheme. The 'e-voucher project' — the first of its...

ONE applauds AU Malabo Declaration’s re-commitment to agriculture transformation

African leaders re-affirmed their intention to devote 10% of their national budgets to agricultural development ONE.org (http://www.one.org) applauded African Union leaders today for solidifying their...

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