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    Welcome to FarmAfriQué AgricNews; We delight ourselves to bringing you agricultural news around Africa. Make this page your one-stop-shop for whats trending

  • Agric-News


    Welcome to FarmAfriQué AgricNews; We delight ourselves to bringing you agricultural news around Africa. Make this page your one-stop-shop for whats trending

MIT’S FOOD COMPUTER: THE FUTURE OF URBAN AGRICULTURE? || NIGERIAN CASHEW PROCESSOR MAKES BREAKTHROUGH EXPORTS TO USA || ECONOMIC CONDITIONS FORCE LEATHER INDUSTRY TO OPERATE AT 50% || AFDB APPROVES US $76.7 –MILLION FOR UGANDA’S AGRICULTURE PROGRAMME || FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SEEKS LOW INTEREST RATES FOR FARMERS || NIGERIA: 9% INTEREST ON AGRICULTURE LENDING IS THE HIGHEST IN THE WORLD- MINISTER || I’LL RATHER SUBSIDIZE AGRICULTURE THAN OIL, AGRIC MINISTER || AFDB LAUNCHES ‘HIGH-FIVES’ APPLICATION: A TOOL FOR TRACKING PROGRESS ON THE BANKS DEVELOPMENT PRIORITIES. || AB7 to tap into multiple opportunities in Africa || A New Kind Of Irrigation Could Boost African Farming—And It's Powered By The Sun || Construction, Agriculture Sectors To Benefit From 2016 Budget – Analysts || Nigerians spend 73 per cent of income on food, beverages – CBN Governor || The Future For Africa Is In Transforming Agriculture- Forum Hears || Dangote To Create 210,000 Jobs In Agriculture || Can Agriculture Save Tunisia’s Economy Amid Tourism Crisis || FG to provide 1bn eggs for school feeding programme || Anglican Church rejects grazing reserves across Nigeria, warns of ‘civil war’ || FG targets N2.4trn from seed yam sales || Water Scarcity: Kwara To Drill 938 Boreholes || Don canvasses more role for women in agriculture || Investments In Agriculture In Africa Rises To $2.3bn || Agriculture Is A Lifetime Opportunity For Nigeria – Aliko Dangote || Ekiti State Governor Declares War On Herdsmen || Dangote Flour restructures operations, to grow wheat in Kano || ‘Agriculture can and wants to make a bigger contribution’ || Agriculture college begins exportation of bagged cassava || Agronomist Calls For Investment In Insecticides Manufacturing To Check Tomatoes Scarcity || Sesame Seed || Herders in West Pokot are embracing irrigated agriculture as an alternative source of income. || Nigeria Has Home Grown Solution To Tomato Pest, Tuta Absoluta – Onu || South Africa drought persists despite May rainfall || FrieslandCampina, Ministry of Agriculture Sign Pacts on Food security, Dairy Devt || 91.1% of tomato paste in Nigeria are fake, substandard – Dangote, Erisco || Nigeria Imports Milk Worth $1.3bn Annually- Ogbeh || FG Urged To Implement Insurance Scheme For Farmers To Boost Food Production || Tohfan Disburses Tractors To Farmers In Zaria || ECOWAS in pursuit of food safety, security || IAR&T sentises farmers on controlling army worm infestation on maize farms || High Cost of Fertiliser for 2016 Farming May Affect Yields- AFAN || CBN to empower 4000 Anambra rice farmers with N1.6bn || $175m transformation plan for agriculture in North-West region- AfDB || Kenya to Host Largest African Agriculture Conference || Nigeria, Norway Agree to Deepen Co-Operation On Fisheries || Tanzania: House Rep Against Importation of Fish, Chicken || Rwanda: Foodstuff Prices Increase in City Markets On Low Supply || Agriculture Is Key to Economic Diversification- Dangote || Do Not Pay Money to Access Loans-FG to Farmers || Akwa-Ibom Govt, Research Centres to Partner on Agric Devt || Fed Govt Advised to Channel Recovered Funds Into Agriculture || FBN Bank to Focus on Agriculture || Hello Tractor Seeks to Revoltionalize African Agriculture || Poor Storage Facilities Hamper Local Horticulture || India, Tanzania Will Work Together on Agriculture, Food Security || Nigeria, South Africa to Sign Agreement on Post Bank, Agriculture || Africa’s Agriculture Value Chain Requires More Attention – AfDB || Gates Foundation Announces New Partnership with Ethiopia || Nigeria Adopts New Agriculture Policy || Ghana to host Pan African Agri-Business Conference || Nigeria, South Africa Sign Multi-Million Dollar Real Estate and Agriculture Deal || Making Africa Food-Sufficient || Lack of market for farm produce impoverishing Africa, banker says || AfDB Reiterates Infrastructural Needs For Sustainable Growth || World Bank to Support Nigeria's Agricultural Sector With $200 Million || Tanzania Becomes Sole Beans Producer, Feeding 10 Countries || Dar Secures Chinese Cassava Market || Why Are We Due to Import U.S.$110 Billion Worth of Food Annually By 2025? || EU Rejected 24 Nigeria Products in 2016 - NAFDAC || Grant Trending || Commodity Market || Travel || 41 Irish Companies Storm Ghana For Business Opportunities || African youth urged to build continent || ‘FAST TRACK’ TRANSFORMS NIGERIAN CUSTOMS || BETTER CASHEW CONNECTIONS LEADS TO INCREASED EXPORTS || 20,000 JOBS TO BE CREATED THROUGH AGRICULTURE- CROSS RIVER’S COMMISSIONER || AGRICULTURE: SARAKI CALLS FOR SERIOUS INTERVENTION IN LENDING TO FARMERS || SOYABEAN SEED SHORTAGE TO AFFECT NATIONAL YIELD – FARMERS. || Agribusiness Unit Trains GCAP Grantees and National Farmers and Fishers Award Winners Association of Ghana NFFAWAG || Tomatoes, Rice And Garri Still Maintain High Price In Lagos || Construction, Agriculture Sectors To Benefit From 2016 Budget – Analysts || The Future For Africa Is In Transforming Agriculture- Forum Hears || Dangote To Create 210,000 Jobs In Agriculture || Can Agriculture Save Tunisia’s Economy Amid Tourism Crisis || Anglican Church rejects grazing reserves across Nigeria, warns of ‘civil war’ || Water Scarcity: Kwara To Drill 938 Boreholes || Don canvasses more role for women in agriculture || ‘Agriculture, key to solving economic challenges’ || Agriculture Is A Lifetime Opportunity For Nigeria – Aliko Dangote || Agriculturist advises maize farmers to finish planting before end of May || Prices of tomatoes, garri, rice skyrocket in Lagos || Dangote Flour restructures operations, to grow wheat in Kano || ‘Agriculture can and wants to make a bigger contribution’ || Egypt imposes sugar export tax || Nigerians spend 73 per cent of income on food, beverages – Emefiele || Why Nigeria’s tomato paste industry is not thriving || Namibia: Agriculture Is Business, Not A Way Of Life || Agriculture college begins exportation of bagged cassava || RUFIN Improves Standard Of Living In Rural Communities – Official || Technology Farm in Nakuru-Njoro, where dairy cows live on the fast lane || Investing in agric will stabilise Africa — IFAD president || South Africa drought persists despite May rainfall || AfDB Reaffirms Commitment To Youth Entrepreneurship In Africa || Turning LAKAJI rail route into viable agric hub || Enugu Govt. Trains Youths On Animal Husbandry || Meet the Tryctor: A motorbike-turned-tractor targeting small farmers in Nigeria || The Dutch greenhouse technology giving vegetable farming a fresh face || FAO and ILO working together to stamp out child labour in agriculture || Nigeria Imports Milk Worth $1.3bn Annually- Ogbeh || Africa Must Deploy Adequate Technologies to Transform Agriculture From Subsistence - Prime Minister Murekezi || ECOWAS in pursuit of food safety, security || High Cost of Fertiliser for 2016 Farming May Affect Yields- AFAN || Finally a vaccine to protect pigs from PCVD || Farming for the Future || Growth potential in SA table grape industry || CBN to empower 4000 Anambra rice farmers with N1.6bn || FG partners China to train agric scientists in Nigeria || 700 Year Old Farming Practice, Answer to Climate Change? || Kenya: Trade Agreement Could Guarantee Jobs Locally || African Coffee Farmers Move To Highlands To Avoid Climate Change Effects || AfDB to Invest $24b in Strategy to Transform Agriculture in Africa into Business || Zim to Import 250000 Tons of Maize from Mexico || Farmers, Scientists Call for Bipartisan Leadership to Help Agriculture || Farmers Call for Subsidised Farm Inputs, Soft Loans || South Africa Closes Door on Namibian Livestock || Do Not Pay Money to Access Loans-FG to Farmers || Stakeholders Canvass Removal of Fertilizer Subsidy || Rwanda: Middlemen in Agric Sector Should Be Brought Under Control || ARSO to Regulate Farm Produce Standards || Ghana's Agricultural Growth, A One-Man Community Project || Solar-Farming in Kenya || IMF extends Malawi loan programme, adds $80 mln for drought measures || Turkey to Invest In Agriculture, Livestock Breeding In Africa || Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) Warns on Avian Flu || Scheme to Revolutionalize Africa Food Sector || Give Priority to Agri-business-Olusegun Obasanjo to FG || Africa: Lack of Access to Finance Hinders Women in Agriculture || Hi-Tech Farming: Drones to Monitor Agriculture Growth in India || US Launches $2m Partnership to Strengthen Nigeria’s Agriculture || AfDB President Akinwumi Adesina on Africa’s Agriculture || Africa’s next step should be Agricultural Reform: Japan Exec || Agriculture Still NIgeria's Topmost Priority- President Buhari || Kogi, Juma Partner On $1 Billion Investment in Water, Agriculture || Scientists hope new varieties can start Africa rice revolution || Through integrated farming, Nigeria can feed Africa || Irrigation on rise in Africa as Farmers Face Erratic Weather || AfDB to reduce Africa’s food import bill by Investing in Agriculture || Nigerian Govt Starts Livestock Transport By Train || goAfrica Launches New Digital Trade Route for Africa || Abia Begins Distribution of Fertilizers to Farmers || Rwanda: Irish Potato, Banana and Cassava Prices Continue Upward Trend || Researchers discuss cocoa R4D strategy in IITA Cameroon || World Bank to Support Nigeria's Agricultural Sector With $200 Million || Agripreneurs in Africa gather for first-ever youth agribusiness forum || How AfDB Provides Power, Food Security for Africa - Adesina || China Donates U.S.$ 5 Million to WFP in Northeast Nigeria || Commodity Market || Eventful Sets Record with West Africa’s Biggest Food Fair || USAID TO SUPPORT NIGERIA’S SHEA INDUSTRY || A NEW FUND FOR INVESTMENT IN AGRIBUSINESS AND TRANSPORT IN NIGERIA || AFDB AND NIGERIA’S FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO SPEND US $300M ON YOUTH AGRICULTURAL SCHEME || Egypt imposes sugar export tax || Sugar Woes Continue in Tanzania || African Coffee Farmers Move To Highlands To Avoid Climate Change Effects || Nigeria: Task Force On Wheat and Rice || Nigeria, Norway Agree to Deepen Co-Operation On Fisheries || Tanzania: House Rep Against Importation of Fish, Chicken || Rwanda: Foodstuff Prices Increase in City Markets On Low Supply || South Africa Closes Door on Namibian Livestock || Turkey to Invest In Agriculture, Livestock Breeding In Africa || South African farmer grows cold-loving strawberries in warm KwaZulu-Natal || Beetles Threaten Ugandan Coffee Crop || Nigerians Consume 3.2 Million Metric Tons of Fish Annually || Rwanda: Irish Potato, Banana and Cassava Prices Continue Upward Trend || Commodity Market1 || Commodity Market1 || Agriculturist advises maize farmers to finish planting before end of May || S.Africa's Tongaat Hulett posts fall in FY profit on low sugar output || 9TH MEETING OF THE EAC SECTORAL COUNCIL ON AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SECURITY UNDERWAY IN ARUSHA. || HOW WE CAN ACHIEVE NEEDED CHANGE IN AGRICULTURE, BY AUDU OGBE || Test 14 - Lorem ipsum dolor || Test 15 - Lorem ipsum dolor || Osibanjo Urges States To Partner Fg On Agriculture || Nigeria: Why Agriculture Is The Way To Go || Tomatoes, Rice And Garri Still Maintain High Price In Lagos || Group urges farmers, miners to embrace railways || Anglican Church rejects grazing reserves across Nigeria, warns of ‘civil war’ || Don canvasses more role for women in agriculture || Ekiti State Governor Declares War On Herdsmen || Tanzania to build $3bn fertiliser plant || Egypt imposes sugar export tax || Nigerians spend 73 per cent of income on food, beverages – Emefiele || Why Nigeria’s tomato paste industry is not thriving || A serious pest has invaded potato growing zones in Nyeri County || Corn Earworm Attack: Agronigeria Reports Discovery And Infestation To Akwa Ibom State Govt || Youth In Agriculture: The Solution To Nigeria’s Socio-Economic Challenges || Fg To Launch N1.6bn National Women’s Empowerment Fund || Meet the Tryctor: A motorbike-turned-tractor targeting small farmers in Nigeria || The Dutch greenhouse technology giving vegetable farming a fresh face || Africa spends 35 billion US dollars in importing food || Finally a vaccine to protect pigs from PCVD || 700 Year Old Farming Practice, Answer to Climate Change? || Agricultural scientists adopt six-point call to action to feed Africa || Fishing In Africa: An Overexploited And Underwatched Resource || A Potential Agricultural Powerhouse for Africa || FG says Dangote Refinery, Fertilizer Project Would Reduce Poverty || Africa: Researchers Want Agric Sector Funding Incorporated in Budget || Go Back to the Farm, Sultan Urges Nigerians || CONSERVATION KEY TO CURBING EMISSIONS FROM OIL PALM AGRICULTURE IN AFRICA || Chinese Company To Partner Anambra State In Agriculture, Power || Nigeria is the Best Place for All Year Mechanized Farming – Union || South African farmer grows cold-loving strawberries in warm KwaZulu-Natal || Nigerian Government Committed to Agriculture || African Agri Investment Indaba (AAII) Coming Soon || South Africa: Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries On Update of Chinese Vessels || Beetles Threaten Ugandan Coffee Crop || Nigerians Consume 3.2 Million Metric Tons of Fish Annually || Cote d'Ivoire: Taking Shea From Cottage Industry to Big Business || Ethiopia Secures U.S.$72 Million From Meat Exports || How AfDB Provides Power, Food Security for Africa - Adesina || Dangote to Spend U.S.$1 Billion On Rice Cultivation || Now Trending1 || Now Trending1 || Nigerian infrastructure minister contends with years of under-funding || Benue Woos Indonesian Investors || SARAKI TO NIGERIANS- TAKE AGRICULTURE MORE SERIOUSLY || Nigerians spend 73 per cent of income on food, beverages – CBN Governor || FG to provide 1bn eggs for school feeding programme || FG targets N2.4trn from seed yam sales || Prices of tomatoes, garri, rice skyrocket in Lagos || Sustainable certification worth it - Fairtrade || Namibia: Agriculture Is Business, Not A Way Of Life || Nigeria’s Economic Woes; Agriculture To The Rescue || Urgent Need For CSR Audits In The Agricultural Sector In Africa || MTN Nigeria launches livestock tracking solution || Sesame Seed || Investing in agric will stabilise Africa — IFAD president || Lifeline for farmers || FrieslandCampina, Ministry of Agriculture Sign Pacts on Food security, Dairy Devt || Africa Must Deploy Adequate Technologies to Transform Agriculture From Subsistence - Prime Minister Murekezi || FG Urged To Implement Insurance Scheme For Farmers To Boost Food Production || It Takes 7 To 10 Years To Genetically Modify 1 Crop – Nabda || Growth potential in SA table grape industry || $175m transformation plan for agriculture in North-West region- AfDB || Kenya to Host Largest African Agriculture Conference || Africa has unrivalled agricultural potential -Kofi Annan || Nigeria: Task Force On Wheat and Rice || Zim to Import 250000 Tons of Maize from Mexico || Agriculture Is Key to Economic Diversification- Dangote || Farmers Call for Subsidised Farm Inputs, Soft Loans || Fed Govt Advised to Channel Recovered Funds Into Agriculture || ARSO to Regulate Farm Produce Standards || African Stakeholders Prioritize Agriculture, Climate Resilience || Favorable Environment Will Entice Investors to Africa’s Agriculture || Solar-Farming in Kenya || Why Agriculture is Vital for South Africa's Economic Future || Scheme to Revolutionalize Africa Food Sector || Researchers discuss cocoa R4D strategy in IITA Cameroon || Tanzania Becomes Sole Beans Producer, Feeding 10 Countries || Dar Secures Chinese Cassava Market || Lagos to Establish Biggest Rice Mill in Nigeria ||
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