Tanzania can improve banana production

Tanzania and Uganda, the two top banana-producing nations in Africa with a combined annual output of 3.5 million tons, valued at $US4.3 billion, have...

Meatco abattoir placed under quarantine

Meatco’s export abattoir in Namibia is currently operating under a red-cross permit after receiving cattle from the surveillance zone, South of the Veterinary Cordon...

Art and science join forces to launch new poultry project

*This article first appeared on www.poultry.net. Read the full article by clicking here. Scientists and artists are coming together in a unique initiative to launch...

Key challenges for Kenya to reduce post-harvest losses

This article was originally published on The Conversation.com. Click here to read the full article. The Kenyan government last December announced its “big four” development...

Banana experts meet to discuss hybrid varieties

An international project whose goal is to boost banana production in Tanzania and Uganda brings together a team of international researchers to deliberate on...

Veterinary diagnostics in Africa benefit from Zoetis’ A.L.P.H.A initiative

Zoetis reported on progress during the first year of its African Livestock Productivity and Health Advancement initiative (A.L.P.H.A.) to establish sustainable veterinary diagnostic networks...

Climate change innovations for African farmers

This article was originally published on Bizcommunity. Click here to read the original article. The West and Central African Council for Agricultural Research and...

Russia to invest in Zim horticulture

Special adviser to President Emmerson Mnangagwa of Zimbabwe, Christopher Mutsvangwa said investors from Russia have shown interest in horticulture in the city of Norton,...

Lack of livestock data in Africa affects smallholders

In a recent article by SciDev.Net, it is said that smallholders in sub-Saharan Africa could increase livestock productivity if reliable data systems for livestock diseases...

Centre to fight illegal fishing to be set up

As a signatory to the SADC Protocol on Fisheries, South Africa will play a significant role in the establishment of the SADC regional Monitoring...