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Digitalised agri platform launched in Nigeria

Following the tiresome months of teamwork and testing, Nigeria has finally launched the nation’s first digitalised agriculture platform aimed at empowering rural farmers through in built services it offers. This

Bangweulu power plant opens

President Edgar Lungu commissioned the first ever large scale solar plant in the country. The 54 Megawatts Bangweulu Solar power plant located in South of Lusaka was constructed a cost

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Uganda benefits from Zoetis A.L.P.H.A initiative

Zoetis recently announced the official opening of new diagnostic laboratories in Nakaseke and Sembabule District of Uganda, as part of its African Livestock Productivity and Health Advancement (A.L.P.H.A.) initiative in

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Africa’s first floating solar system installed

New South Energy has installed the first commercially operated floating solar system in Africa at Marlenique Estate in Western Cape of South Africa. According to a statement by the estate

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CAMCO drive mechanised farming agenda

Agriculture merchandise company CAMCO is optimistic that its implements can help to boost agricultural production and support wealth creation. “The equipment we are supplying helps and continues to support job,

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AKTC scoop National Energy Globe Award.

BayWa r.e. solar project at  Agricultural Knowledge and Training Centre (AKTC) farm has received the National Energy Globe Award for its photovoltaic battery storage system. This solar installation generates 450

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Manufacturers told to make women friendly agricultural machines

Agriculture equipment manufacturers have been advised to produce women-friendly farming machines to attract more women into the sector. Dr. Julius Gatune, Senior Researcher and Policy Advisor, Africa Centre for Economic

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Bell and Lonagro team up in Mozambique, Malawi

Bell Equipment, has appointed Lonagro Mozambique as its exclusive dealer in Mozambique and Malawi. The development comes, as part of the group’s strategy to grow its independent dealer network in

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Solar mills to strength staple-food value-chain

Presidential Solar Milling Plant Initiative intends to purchase over 2000 solar powered milling machines. Chanda Kasolo, Eastern Province Permanent Secretary said so far 100 solar milling plants had been commissioned

Farmers urged to consider irrigation farming

Government has challenged farmers to diversify and limit full dependence on rain-fed agriculture The authorities say irrigation is the solution to increased crop production and enables farmers three harvest in