Agriculture

Rice diversity collection plan for African nations

Collecting missions would start later in MayExperts from the IRRI's International Rice Genebank and the AfricaRice gene bank met with representatives from Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda recently at a workshop to plan rice germplasm collection in the three countries

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Zimbabwe seminar to focus on smallholder sector commercialisation

Zim_farmlandRepresentatives from Zimbabwe's government will be joined by a host of experts and farmers to discuss strategies and ideas for the commercialisation of smallholder agriculture at a Harare seminar

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Zambia Agricultural Commodities Exchange to reopen

zambia_grain_silos_and_weighing_bridgeThe Zambia Agricultural Commodities Exchange (Zamace) plans to resume trading in May, ending a nine-month suspension

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African countries' agricultural capacity 'improves'

ACIR2012_participantsThe African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) has launched the 2012 Africa Capacity Indicators Report (ACIR) in London

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Zimbabwe sets up US$20 million wheat fund

green_wheatTendai Biti, Zimbabwe’s finance minister, has announced that the government has set aside US$20 million to support a 26,280 hectare winter wheat programme

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