Using Indigenous Knowledge In Subsistence Farming

From time immemorial, communities in South Africa and the rest of Africa have always relied on indigenous farming knowledge to feed and for food security. This knowledge has proven to be effective over the years and is still as effective today as it was back then. A...

Malawi President Advocates Agriculture Transformation

Malawi’s president, Lazarus Chakwera, has called on the country to transition from largely subsistence farming to industrialized commercial farming, in order to meet the goal of making the country food-sufficient by 2030. Speaking as he opened the National Agriculture...

Revolutionizing African Agriculture with Hi Tech Equipment

FOR AFRICAN AGRICULTURE TO FLOURISH, HI-TECH EQUIPMENT WILL BE NEEDED African agriculture has slowly evolved from the time when a black woman with a hoe in the hands was the default symbol of agriculture in Africa. Over the years, farmers have adopted mechanization at...