South Africa sends first batch of lychee to USA

lycheesouthafrica hans pixabaySouth Africa has exported its first batch of lychee to the USA in December 2015, said the country’s department of agriculture, forestry and fisheries

Hits: 12681

Read more ...

Rwanda aims for US$140mn annually as export returns through horticulture

beantrees kimw pixabayRwanda is depending on its horticulture sector to fetch export returns worth around US$140mn annually by the end of the decade 

Hits: 11245

Read more ...

CBN banks on SMEs to improve agriculture sector in Nigeria

tomatoes hans pixabayThe bankers committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have decided to grant US$1.2bn to Nigeria’s agriculture sector by supporting small and medium enterprises (SMEs)

Hits: 11953

Read more ...

Promoting sericulture in Kenya

Silkworm Cocoons Colegota Wikimedia CommonsA sericulture research centre has been established at the Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organisation in Thika

Hits: 14912

Read more ...

Zambia gets US$45mn AfDB funding for cashew sector

Cashew Nut   Thamizhpparithi Maari   Wikimedia CommonsThe African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a US$45mn loan to finance the Cashew Infrastructure Development Project (CIDP) in Zambia

Hits: 11679

Read more ...

Alain Charles Publishing, University House, 11-13 Lower Grosvenor Place, London, SW1W 0EX, UK
T: +44 20 7834 7676, F: +44 20 7973 0076, W: www.alaincharles.com

twn Are you sure that you want to switch to desktop version?