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    2 weeks ago

    Ivory Coast lost 47,000 hectares of forest to cocoa production in 2020, environmental group says

    Ivory Coast lost 47,000 hectares (116,000 acres) of forest in its cocoa-growing regions in 2020, an environmental group said on…
    3 weeks ago

    BBC launches series exploring how to feed the world in 2021 and beyond

    With the global population expected to rise to 10 billion in the next 30 years, the UN predicts that food…
    3 weeks ago

    Soon-to-be-obsolete corn finds new home as ‘Green’ cattle feed

    A type of corn on its way to becoming obsolete is getting a lifeline: It could be a key to…

    Technology

      Partner Content
      April 28, 2020

      AgriTech Expo Zambia rescheduled for 15-17 April 2021

      The organizers of the 7th edition of the AgriTech Expo Zambia, the Zambian National Farmers Union (ZNFU) and the Zambian…
      Technology
      March 8, 2020

      Investment in technology vital to boost agricultural output and exports

      South African agriculture needs more investment and the implementation of the latest technology to boost output, not only for local…
      Technology
      March 3, 2020

      AgriTech Expo Zambia: One month to go, visitor registration officially open

      AgriTech Expo Zambia is the leading B2B agricultural machinery and implements trade fair in the sub-Saharan African region. With one…
      Business
      February 25, 2020

      Deere taps tractor-hailing tech in bid to break ground in Africa

      It’s ride-hailing, farm style. Deere & Co. is teaming up with the “Uber of tractors” in Africa and betting on a…
      News
      February 19, 2020

      South Africa continues to be a pacesetter in agriculture

      South Africa continues to be a global pacesetter in many aspects of agriculture. This was evident from many of the…
      News
      February 10, 2020

      Minister Thoko Didiza to deliver keynote address at the AGDA launch

      The Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development Thoko Didiza will deliver the keynote address at the official launch…
        Future of Farming
        July 16, 2020

        Tanzania’s improved grape cultivation looms in region

        Central Tanzania Wine Company (Cetawico), Dodoma-based is planning to introduce a new grape farming style that would raise income of…
        Future of Farming
        July 6, 2020

        WAFA’s new partnership to boost West Africa fertilizer market

        The West African Fertilizer Association (WAFA) has entered into a partnership with Arab Fertilizer Association (AFA) targeted at increasing the…
        Future of Farming
        March 11, 2020

        Lack of land tenure major inhibitor in developing emerging farmers

        The lack of land tenure for small and communal emerging farmers is a major inhibitor to their development. This was…
        Investing News
        January 29, 2020

        Irish govt gives Nasfam €300 000 grant to boost Malawi farmers commercialisation drive

        The Irish Government has given National Smallholder Farmers’ Association of Malawi (NASFAM) a €300,000 (slightly over MK252, 000, 000) to…
        Crops
        January 21, 2020

        In Zimbabwe, a backyard hydroponic farm beats drought to grow vegetables

        In a backyard in Zimbabwe’s capital, a 50-year-old mother of two is using hydroponics to grow vegetables for some of…
        Future of Farming
        December 12, 2019

        The latest advances in the farming industry

        Running a farm often means working with tight margins. Making your farm as efficient as possible is how you ensure…