West African countries are sharing pesticides and other supplies to combat Desert Locusts

desert locusts 14 AugWith Desert Locusts ravaging large swathes of East Africa in recent months, concerns have been rising that swarms could turn their sights westward and invade countries such as Chad, Niger, Mali and Mauritania

Hits: 822

Read more ...

Ghana’s cocoa output set to grow by 5.8 per cent in 2020/2021

Ghana cocoa cobordGhana’s cocoa output is set to be of around 900,000 tonnes in the 2020/2021 season, which is up 5.8 per cent from the forecast for 2019/2020, according the Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) parliamentary report

Hits: 1321

Read more ...

Building systems that protect livelihoods throughout COVID-19

FAO COVID Africa PixabayIn Congo, COVID-19 restrictions risk is cutting off the country’s capital from the rural regions that provide most of its food

Hits: 931

Read more ...

ECOWAS hands over sheep kits and cattle feed to households in Kebbi State

Nigeria Af story FlickrThe Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), through its Regional Agency for Agriculture and Food (ARAA), has handed over Sheep Kits and Cattle Feed to households in Kebbi state of Nigeria

Hits: 945

Read more ...

Arrigoni unveils agrotextiles solutions for better quality of fruit

arrigoni afArrigoni has launched PRISMA thermo-reflective agrotextiles and BIORETE insect screens solutions, particularly for melon and watermelon

Hits: 880

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:

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