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29th November 2018
 African Farming’s Agroinvestment Summit set to open on 3 December African Farming's Agroinvestment Summit set to open on 3 December

The 2nd edition of African Farming's Agroinvestment Summit is all set to be held from 3-4 December 2018 at the Shehu Musa Yar'Adua Foundation Conference Centre, Abuja, Nigeria

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 Rwanda and Burundi receive US$300,000 to boost wheat production Rwanda and Burundi receive US$300,000 to boost wheat production

Rwanda and Burundi have received a US$300,000 grant from the Association for Strengthening Agricultural Research in Eastern and Central Africa (ASARECA) to scale up wheat production in the region

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 FAO launches Forest and Farm Facility phase II in Ghana FAO launches Forest and Farm Facility phase II in Ghana

The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and Ghana's Forestry Commission have launched the Forest and Farm Facility (FFF) phase II in Ghana to empower forest and farm producers for sustainable development, poverty reduction and climate change

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 Egypt pledges subsidies to help agricultural export to the MEA region Egypt pledges subsidies to help agricultural export to the MEA region

The Egyptian Export Development Authority (EDA) has partnered with AgraME 2019, the Middle East and Africa's most important exhibition for agriculture, aquaculture and animal health, which will offer businesses based in Egypt subsidies of up to 50 per cent of the total cost of participating at the exhibition

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 US launches aflatoxin and chronic malnutrition study in Mozambique US launches aflatoxin and chronic malnutrition study in Mozambique

The government of the US, through its Agency for International Development, has launched a study to assess the relationship between aflatoxin exposure and chronic malnutrition in children, in a new effort to end chronic malnutrition in Mozambican children

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 Kenya receives new US$267mn loans from AfDB to complete Thwake dam Kenya receives new US$267mn loans from AfDB to complete Thwake dam

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved two loans worth US$267 million to complete the construction of the Thwake Dam on the Thwake River in southern Kenya

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 Adesina takes initiative to boost agricultural innovation and economic growth in Africa Adesina takes initiative to boost agricultural innovation and economic growth in Africa

Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), has committed to the eradication of poverty through agricultural innovation and promoting good governance through the works of developing Africa's economy

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 Africa’s agribusiness sector to reach US$1 trillion by 2030 Africa's agribusiness sector to reach US$1 trillion by 2030

As project sponsors, borrowers, lenders and investors gathered at the Africa Investment Forum to make deals on investment opportunities, leaders of the continent's top agribusiness companies shared their thoughts on the future of the industry

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 Inmarsat research: Industrial IoT can significantly reduce environmental impact on agriculture Inmarsat research: Industrial IoT can significantly reduce environmental impact on agriculture

Improving the environmental sustainability of their operations through the adoption of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies is a crucial priority for organisations in the agriculture sector, according to a new study by Inmarsat, one of the leading providers of global mobile satellite communications

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 African youth crucial for modernising agricultural sectors African youth crucial for modernising agricultural sectors

African countries need its young people to modernise the agricultural sectors, according to FAO director-general José Graziano da Silva

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 ‘Thermaculture process more effective than pesticides per acre’ 'Thermaculture process more effective than pesticides per acre'

After a two-year study, Caltech Ag Scientists has revealed that Agrothermal Systems® heat-treatments can be equal or more effective than pesticides and are used at lower costs per acre

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Compac launches field research unit for fresh produce industry Compac launches field research unit for fresh produce industry

The advantage of the field research unit is that it can be deployed in market, close to the source of produce, and at any stage of the supply chain from the orchard through to the point-of-sale. The full article has been published in the latest issue of African Farming

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Metitron: Future of pellet production Metitron: Future of pellet production

The compact combination of tractor and pellet plant delivers production rates of up to six tonnes an hour. The full article has been published in the latest issue of Far Eastern Agriculture

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 AfDB Group approves US$123mn grant for Ethiopia’s BSTP AfDB Group approves US$123mn grant for Ethiopia's BSTP

The board of directors of the African Development Fund (ADF), the concessional window of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group, has approved additional resources to Ethiopia's Basic Services Transformation Programme (BSTP) in the form of a US$123mn grant

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