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Incentivise large-scale farmers, WB tells government

World Bank says Zambia should stimulate large scale farmers to increase production, as a solution to reduce food security risks. The bank said incentivising farmers has multiple benefits such as

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Case IH Takes ‘Tractor of the Year’ Title For 2017 With Optum 300 CVX

The 2017 Tractor of the Year title has been awarded to Case IH for its Optum 300 CVX tractor, a result that acknowledges the marque’s focus on farmers’ commitment to

52 entries from South Africa in the 2016 World Cheese Awards

With entries for the prestigious 2016 World Cheese Awards (WCA) now closed, competition organisers have been able to confirm that 52 entries were received from 13 of South Africa’s cheesemakers.

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President of Mozambique inaugurates biggest plant nursery in Africa

The President of Mozambique opened a nursery of eucalyptus plants for future production of pulp and paper, an investment of Portuguese group Portucel Soporcel, on Tuesday in the Ile district

Traditional Farming Sacrificed To Foreign Seed Companies – AFSA

Participants at an advocacy workshop organized by the Alliance for Food Sovereignty In Africa (AFSA) in Accra, Ghana have express disapproval of a plant variety protection protocol recently signed by

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Mozambique will have the biggest eucalyptus nursery in Africa.

ortuguese pulp and paper group Portucel Soporcel is due next September in Mozambique to start setting up the biggest eucalyptus nursery in Africa, the group’s CEO said Friday in Setúbal,

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Angola and Argentina study cooperation in the fisheries sector.

A delegation from Angola led by the minister of Fisheries, Vitória Barros Neto is in Argentina for official contacts to enhance two-way cooperation in areas related to fisheries, aquaculture, construction

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Sugar exports from Mozambique may increase in the 2015/16 season…

xports of sugar in the 2015/16 season in Mozambique may rise by about 19 percent, reaching 305,688 tons, Mozambican daily newspaper Noticias reported. The newspaper cited figures due to be