NDE Trains 50 Farmers on Small Stock Goat Production in Rivers State

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE), on Monday, commenced a five-day training of 50 farmers on Small Stock Goat Production in Rivers State. Speaking during the inauguration of the training in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, the NDE Director-General, Mallam Nuhu...

A New System for Improving Goat Health in Malawi

Climate change is posing an increasing threat to crop viability in Malawi. As a result, goats are becoming an increasingly valuable source of food and income for farming families. Therefore maintaining goat health and productivity is vital.  Self Help Africa’s...

Scientists bet on lab to eradicate deadly livestock diseases

For years, Kenyan livestock farmers have incurred animal, livelihoods and lives losses thanks to infectious animal diseases such as the East Coast Fever (ECF), Rift Valley Fever (RVF) and foot and mouth. Mostly impacted are pastoral communities who rear herds of...
The importance of agricultural information

The importance of agricultural information

We have written previously about the many queries we receive every week, and thought we’d do so again: many of the queries are common, and if one person is asking the question, you can be sure that there are several who are thinking it but uncertain about where to...