Nigerian Govt Empowers Abia Farmers on Cassava Value Chain Production

To boost the cassava value chain production in the country, the Federal Government has commenced the training and empowerment of smallholder farmers in Abia State. The training, which took place at the National Soil Laboratory, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and...

8th German-African Agribusiness Forum

Farmer Helpline Service in Ghana: Dial 0500000996  October 31, 2016  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Accra, Ghana – Delivering vital, actionable information to smallholder and commercial farmers in Ghana is essential to improving farm productivity,...

Zimbabwe and IFAD join forces to transform small-scale agriculture

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) today announced support for a new US$67.43 million investment programme that seeks to increase productivity and rural incomes for 78,000 vulnerable rural households in Zimbabwe. The Smallholder Agriculture...

Zimbabwe: EU supports local milk production

The European Union in partnership with the Government and the Dairy Consortium, as part of efforts to rapidly increase milk production in Zimbabwe; smallholder farmers received 153 in-calf heifers. Presently, Zimbabwe is a major dairy importer. • The development comes...