Crops

Kwara State’s cassava gets a Sub-Saharan stimulus

 

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Observers say the ‘New Nigerian Farmers’ project has been the catalyst in a quiet but steady agrarian revolution in Kwara State

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African-led food strategy

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African agriculture, education and finance members see a strong African commitment to agricultural programmes as critical to unlocking European aid

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Growing food in greener cities

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Urban horticulture supplies fresh food, creates jobs, recycles waste   

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Africa's Agricultural self-sufficiency in one generation?

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Africa is capable of feeding itself in one generation – this is the bold message from Harvard University Professor Calestous Juma, in his book The New Harvest, Agricultural Innovation in Africa

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Plant genetic engineering in Africa

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Currently, genetically modified crops are only cultivated in three African countries on a commercial basis but in research and development plant biotechnology is already used more and more

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