Tanzania: BASICS-II project on Cassava Seed System

In order to develop a cassava seed system in Tanzania, a day-long National Cassava Business Summit was held recently in Dodoma, Tanzania. The project Building Economically Sustainable Seed Systems for Cassava, Phase 2 (BASICS-II) organized a meeting that focused on...

Kenya to revive sugarcane farming in Kericho County

Kenya is set to revive sugarcane farming in Kericho County. The County Government has stepped up the efforts by entering into a Public-Private Partnership initiative in establishing a sugar mill. According to the Kericho County Executive Committee Member...

Global animal health company trains Ethiopian farmers, professionals

As part of a plan to help Ethiopia meet its Livestock Master Plan, animal health experts from Ceva Santé Animale have completed the training of 150,000 farmers in the management of dairy cattle and more than 700 artificial insemination technicians within the country....