April 12, 2021

    South African local farm plans on hydroponic tunnel farm

    With the COVID-19 pandemic having had a dire impact on jobs and people’s livelihood, the eThekwini Municipality, South Africa, continues…
    April 12, 2021

    Namfisa gets agri-insurance ball rolling

    THERE is a need for agriculture insurance against the risk of the climate yo-yoing – especially for communal farmers, the…
    April 12, 2021

    Concern Over Use Antibiotics On Livestock

    The government has been urged to strengthen policies and regulatory framework in livestock farming to allow for improved animal welfare…
    April 12, 2021

    African agriculture is ready for a digital revolution

    After a dark 2020, a new year has brought new hope. In Africa, where up to 40 million more people…
    April 12, 2021

    Namibians crossing into Angola illegally… trading livestock for food

    Some Namibians are now taking advantage of the unfolding humanitarian crisis in Angola and are crossing the border illegally into…
    April 12, 2021

    Women in Agriculture: My experience as agrictech volunteer

    Ukachi Ogujuba is a volunteer for an agric tech firm and a smallholder farmer in Imo State. In this episode…
    April 12, 2021

    Lower Kuja Irrigation Scheme faces hurdles as farmers abandon land

    Rice farmers are abandoning huge tracts of land in the Lower-Kuja irrigation scheme, threatening the survival of the three-year Sh5.4…
    April 12, 2021

    4 Superfoods Enhancing Sustainable Agriculture in Africa

    Africa is home to an abundance of rich, natural resources. The continent has the highest concentration of “oil, copper, diamonds, bauxite, lithium,…
    April 7, 2021

    STIHL: Tough enough for African farming

    I know what it’s like to work hard, all day, every day. Farming can be back-breaking work, and you need…
    April 7, 2021

    SKF CLK airless oil projection system – efficient, cost-effective conveyor roller chain lubrication

    SKF’s CLK airless oil projection system presents a simple, reliable, cost-effective and easy-to-install solution for lubricating horizontal roller chains on…
    April 7, 2021

    SKF sets new standard for hygienic design with ground-breaking Food Line ball bearing units

    Innovative ball bearing units expand hygienic-design possibilities, while delivering improved reliability, reduced maintenance costs, and increased sustainability for food and…
    April 6, 2021

    Kano Gets N74m from Islamic Devt Bank for Livestock Vaccination

    The Islamic Development Bank, (IsDB) in partnership with the Lives and Livelihood Fund (LLF) has released about N74 million for…
    April 6, 2021

    Chicken dumping really just a red herring

    How much protection does the poultry industry need before it can stand on its own two feet? Francois Baird, a…
    April 6, 2021

    Rwanda banks on tech to get 18% households out of food insecurity

    Experts in the agriculture sector have called for robust efforts to increase production and availability of nutritious food following revelations…
    April 6, 2021

    Guide for hybrid crops to plant this season

    Early this week, the Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA) predicted heavy first rainy season which has already started. Seeds of…
    April 6, 2021

    Uganda tomato prices up as demand in Kenya rises

    Kenya’s decision to re-open its market for Uganda’s produce mainly grain, has increased demand for other produce from the country,…
    April 6, 2021

    How millet production can empower women farmers, strengthen agriculture

    Boosting initiatives around millet value chain is one of the most effective ways to address agricultural challenges Recently, the United…
    April 6, 2021

    OCP Africa Partners Agencies to Grow Wheat with Specialised Fertilizer

    As part of its commitment to support the development of Nigeria’s agricultural ecosystem, OCP Africa has partnered with research institutions…
    April 6, 2021

    Data on weather, use of technology critical in improving food security

    The use of technology and simplified data on weather and management of production processes are the key to sustainable food…
    April 6, 2021

    Urban Farmers Want Gov’t Stop Land Encroachment

    Farmers in Zubah Town community, Paynesville City are calling on the Government of Liberia (GoL) to stop some individuals who…
    April 6, 2021

    Why agriculture lags behind in strategic plan targets

    Although the agriculture sector improved much in different areas such as erosion control measures and availability of inputs, it is…
    April 1, 2021

    John Deere Unveils Its Powerful, Purpose-Built 768L-II Bogie Skidder

    John Deere expands its skidder lineup with the new 768L–II Bogie Skidder, a purpose–built machine designed to navigate wet and steep…
    April 1, 2021

    20% more eggs: Easy and efficient egg production with EasyStep56

    With EasyStep56, the German poultry equipment supplier Big Dutchman offers a clever system for layer management destined to support developing…
    March 29, 2021

    Koudijs Ghana to source 15 per cent of it raw materials locally

    Koudijs Ghana Limited, an animal feed production company, says it will within three years begin sourcing about 15 per cent…
    March 29, 2021

    Heifer International and Rwandan Ministry of Agriculture Announce $10 Million USD Investment in Livestock Farmers

    Partnership for Resilient and Inclusive Small Livestock Markets (PRISM) will reach 23,400 food insecure households in 15 districts. KIGALI, Rwanda, March…

    Machinery & Equipment

      April 7, 2021

      STIHL: Tough enough for African farming

      I know what it’s like to work hard, all day, every day. Farming can be back-breaking work, and you need…
      April 7, 2021

      SKF sets new standard for hygienic design with ground-breaking Food Line ball bearing units

      Innovative ball bearing units expand hygienic-design possibilities, while delivering improved reliability, reduced maintenance costs, and increased sustainability for food and…
      March 25, 2021

      How switching to trailed sprayers can help your business.

      The gap between the self-propelled and trailed sprayers is closing. Trailed machines have increased capacity and new technology is making…
      March 25, 2021

      Faster to Furrow: Maximize Efficiency with a High-Speed Planter

      As the high-speed planter segment matures and expands, now might be the time to hone this technology on your farm.…
      March 22, 2021

      CLAAS expands CEMOS for tractors environment

      Following the introduction of CEMOS for Tractors on the ARION and AXION tractor series by CLAAS in 2020, the dialogue-based…
      March 15, 2021

      75 years. The story of generations

      It is really a story of several generations. The story that tractor is ZETOR. Seventy-five years has given us a…

      Livestock

      Poultry

      Food Processing

        April 7, 2021

        SKF CLK airless oil projection system – efficient, cost-effective conveyor roller chain lubrication

        SKF’s CLK airless oil projection system presents a simple, reliable, cost-effective and easy-to-install solution for lubricating horizontal roller chains on…
        April 7, 2021

        SKF sets new standard for hygienic design with ground-breaking Food Line ball bearing units

        Innovative ball bearing units expand hygienic-design possibilities, while delivering improved reliability, reduced maintenance costs, and increased sustainability for food and…
        February 28, 2021

        This Ethiopian grain could be California’s new superfood | NorCal Strong

        It’s a Gluten free gain, high in iron and fiber. This Ethiopian grain could be California’s new superfood | NorCal…
        February 23, 2021

        Cargill releases Decade of Impact report with global charity CARE on cocoa sustainability

        The Cargill group has unveiled its latest report with global humanitarian organisation CARE on progress assisting cocoa communities in Ghana…
        February 15, 2021

        Bühler has proved reliability and robustness in 2020

        Uzwil (Switzerland), February 15, 2021 – In 2020, Bühler proved to be a reliable partner to all its stakeholders and…
        February 2, 2021

        Driving the market for plant-based meat with PolyCool 1000

        Uzwil (Switzerland), February 2, 2021 – Bühler announces the launch of PolyCool 1000, a high-performance cooling die that, together with…
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