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Zoetis, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation improve smallholder farmer’s productivity

Zoetis’ A.L.P.H.A. initiative has improved livestock health and farmers’ livelihoods in Sub-Saharan Africa with 1.7 billion doses of vaccines and medicines administered in four...

Despite Covid 19 threat, Ghana’ Agri sector remains unfazed

The agriculture sector was the only sector of the economy that remained firm through the covid-19 pandemic, according to the results of the Agribusiness...

Nigeria’s coastal waters a haven for illegal fishing syndicates

Like most countries in West Africa, Nigeria’s coastal waters contain diverse species of fish, which contribute to the food and economic security of its...

Tech-Driven Agriculture to improve food security in Nigeria

Thrive Agric has begun a one-year project to support 50,000 smallholder farmers farming rice, maize, and soybeans, building on its effort to improve food...

Alapala completes another turnkey project in Ecuador

Global grain milling and handling system technologies firm Alapala has recently completed a new flour mill project for Molinos Miraflores S.A. in Ambato, Ecuador. Operating...

US research fund set to help West Africa improve nutritional status

The United States of America is preparing to fund ground-breaking research on garri production to help West Africans improve their nutritional status. The US Mission...

Drones spearheading rice growing revolution in Togo

Drones used to be solely the domain of the defense industry. They are, however, excellent agricultural tools, and their use is changing the face...

Child trafficking rife on Ivory Coast cocoa farms

On Tuesday, twenty-two people were sentenced to jail in Ivory Coast for trafficking children on cocoa farms. These convictions come after a crackdown on child...

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