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COMESA opens horticulture lab centres

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) has embarked on a mission to establish regional horticulture innovation lab centres in Eastern, Western...

West Africa food imports continue to rise

German trade fair specialists Fairtrade has organised the 4th edition of Agrofood at the Accra International Conference Centre in Accra, Ghana. The food jamboree is...

FAO calls for quick wins in climate battle

Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) says efforts to end hunger,  prevent planetary overheating and improving livestock supply chains should be focus for the agricultural...

Rwanda, Uganda cattle auctioned in Tanzania

Tanzania has announced plans to auction 10,000 cattle seized from Uganda and Rwanda – minister Luhaga Mpina, Livestock and Fisheries Minister said the domestic animals...

Yara fertilisers comes to Ethiopia

Ethiopia has signed a mining agreement with Yara International for the development of Yara Dallol Potash Project. Located in the Afar region in Ethiopia's north...

Hungary eyes Uganda’s agriculture potential

Hungary has announced intentions to help Uganda modernise tourism, agriculture, water management and cyber security. “All over the world, we are known for innovations in...

Tanzania burns alive 6,400 chicks from Kenya

Potential diplomatic tension has been sparked between Tanzania and Kenya following burning of 6,400 one-day-old chicks from the latter on suspicion of spreading bird...

Rwandan farmers bemoans late hybrid seeds delivery

Co-operatives farmers in Rwanda have resorted to using low yielding traditional varieties to avoid major losses, as seed distribution delays persist. According to the agriculture...

More yields for Uganda coffee producers

Amid declining prices on the international market, Uganda’s coffee industry seems to be recovering from low export volumes. Uganda Coffee Development Authority’s (UCDA) latest data...

Africa ready to support agriculture revolution

Agriculture has potential to usher a wealthier future for Africa, delegates to the recent United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) have concurred. Though the initiative requires...