Additional funds target Malawi crop diversification

Maize_fieldThe World Bank has announced its intention to send an extra US$30 million to Malawi to support diversification away from the country’s leading export crop of tobacco

Hits: 6687

Read more ...

Big farms for Africa

nigeria-CassavaStarchDr Terry Mabbett concludes his meeting with Chris Okeke who discusses non-competitive seeds, input and output markets, as well as the real role for smallholders

Hits: 7264

Read more ...

Fund to provide US$63 million for strategic crop research

MaizeThe African Development Bank (AfDB) Group and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) have signed a grant agreement for US$63 million to fund a multinational project that will support strategic crop research

Hits: 6583

Read more ...

Growth in cotton production expected, says Zimbabwe minister

CottonZimbabwe’s cotton output for the 2012 marketing season is expected to rise from 249,000 tonnes to between 265,000 tonnes and 280,000 tonnes, according to state-owned newspaper The Herald

Hits: 5669

Read more ...

Dubai show to highlight floristry sector growth

DWTC_interiorOne of the largest horticultural trade shows in the Middle East has moved to a new venue, as it looks to accommodate a growing number of exhibitors from across Africa, Europe and the Gulf region

Hits: 5908

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?