October 27, 2021

    Livestock farming a critical solution for sustainable food systems

    In recent years, livestock production and consumption have been unfairly singled out as major contributors to climate change. But livestock…
    October 27, 2021

    Maximising Nigeria’s Opportunities for Agricultural Exports

    Gilbert Ekugbe in this piece tasked the federal government to urgently address challenges fuelling the low level of exports of…
    October 27, 2021

    Agricultural premiums hit Sh1 billion mark

    Agricultural insurance premiums have crossed Sh1 billion mark, pointing to increased uptake of crop and livestock covers by smallholder farmers.…
    October 27, 2021

    Kenyan Farmers Reaping Big From Conservation Agriculture

    For years, Pauline Mughambi, 50, from Nakuru County, 150 kilometers (96 miles) northwest of Kenya’s capital Nairobi, religiously tilled her…
    October 27, 2021

    PfFJs benefits more than 400,000 farmers in Bono Region – MoFA

    Government’s flagship Planting for Food and Jobs (PfFJs) programme has benefited 428,200 farmers in the Bono Region, so far and…
    October 27, 2021

    Profit-making idea: Producing fertiliser in Uganda from agricultural by-products

    In Uganda, agriculture remains central to the country’s economy. According to the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries, the sector…
    October 27, 2021

    Pig farmers form group to reap benefits of economies of scale

    In the livestock sub-sector, we have heard of dairy and poultry cooperative societies. But now a group of pig farmers…
    October 27, 2021

    OPEC Fund supports agricultural integration in Togo with $10M loan

    Togo will get $10 million, in the form of loans, from the OPEC Fund for International Development to finance its agricultural…
    October 27, 2021

    Africa’s Second Plant Breeding Conference Kicks Off In Rwanda

    Guided by the theme, “Accelerating Genetic Gains in Plant Breeding for Resilience and Transformative Food Systems and Economic Growth in…
    October 27, 2021

    USDA pleased with Ethiopian Gov’t for its willingness to approve GMOs

    Critics say the use of GMO puts farmers at the mercy of corporate power & risks contaminating organic crops The…
    October 27, 2021

    I didn’t prevent anyone from building fertiliser manufacturing plant – Agric Minister

    Agriculture Minister, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto has debunked claims that he prevented an entrepreneur from establishing a fertilizer manufacturing plant…
    October 27, 2021

    Namibia: Schlettwein Endorses Scrapping Land Tax for Farmers

    Agricultural minister Calle Schlettwein has requested for 100% land tax relief for the financial year 2019/2020 to mitigate the impact…
    October 27, 2021

    Emergency Seeds, Fertilizer Cushion Farmers in Lesotho Against Impacts of COVID-19

    Marethabile Mokitimi feeds about 20 members of her extended family, although most of her biological children are now married. Much…
    October 19, 2021

    Innovation for a Greener Earth

    “Innovation for a Greener Earth”, the motto of JH Biotech, Inc. clearly states the basic goal of the company. Safety…
    October 18, 2021

    Value of poultry diagnostics for farmers

    Infectious disease continues to be the biggest cause of economic loss for livestock farmers. At such a time during a…

    Machinery & Equipment

      October 12, 2021

      Your future machine in a few clicks!

      New joskin machines can now be configured! Determined to pursue its digital development, JOSKIN announced a few months ago the…
      September 23, 2021

      Solis – One of the Fastest Growing Tractor Brand

      Technology has changed the world till now at a rapid pace. It came up as a revolution to transform the…
      August 26, 2021

      Today’s Investment is Tomorrow’s Peace of Mind

      Technology in your farming operation is the driving force behind long-term resilience. By Hentie Breedt, Marketing and Communications Manager, John…
      August 22, 2021

      Japan supplies 50 tractors to Gambian farmers to help boost modern agricultural mechanization

      As Gambian farmers are bracing up for another rainy season, help has come their way from the Japanese government, with…
      August 22, 2021

      Tanzanian Farmers Reap the Benefits of Rapid Agricultural Mechanization

      Farmers in Tanzania have benefited from rapid transformation, thanks to financial support from the African Development Fund to a national…
      August 4, 2021

      The Siroko muck spreaders by Joskin

      The Siroko, with a capacity of 5 to 13 m³, is the entry model in the JOSKIN range of muck…

      Food Processing

        June 7, 2021

        Zimbabwe: Nestlé in Initiatives to Boost Milk Output

        Food and drink processor, Nestlé Zimbabwe’s dairy farmer initiatives across the country will help boost the country’s national dairy herd,…
        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…
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