Egypt seeks new agriculture, food security cooperation with Gabon

Egypt has sought Gabon on new agriculture and food security cooperation. The two nations met through their respective Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation; El-Sayed El-Quseir and Charles Mve Ella and discussed the need to boost bilateral cooperation in various...

Organization Making Poultry Farming Affordable in Africa

Poultry farming is a lucrative market in Africa due to the inability to maintain them. The feed for chickens has rapidly increased and the banks don’t want to lend to small farmers. The demand for poultry is rising in Africa — and few places supply it. They often...

Nigeria: FG Releases Food Commodities to Vulnerable Nigerians

On Thursday, Nigeria’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Muhammad Abubakar, began distributing emergency food supplies to the country’s most vulnerable citizens. • Federal ministries, poultry groups, feed millers, and individuals in need of food are among...

World Bank Group Partners with IrriTech

The world Bank Group through the Lagos State Appeals project has partnered with IrriTech to provide farmers in the Rice, Poultry, and Aquaculture value chain with the irritech solar-powered water pumping system. Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement, and...

Ghana seeks to promote the consumption of eggs

A campaign has been launched in Ghana to boost Ghana’s poultry sector and encourage the consumption of eggs in the country. The World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (WISHH) and the Ghana National Egg Campaign (GNECS) launched a National Egg Promotion Campaign to...