Agriculture

Feeding the nation

1 month - 06 May 2019 | Agriculture

Swakopmund - Otis Finck The Agro farming industry could possibly rid Namibia of unemployment within the next five to ten years. This is the opinion of Ranjit Patil, the head Agronomist at...

Rosewood transporters are not criminals

2 months ago - 25 March 2019 | Agriculture

Swakopmund • Otis Finck A Namibian trucker who is in the business of transporting Rosewood says Namibians are confused about the practise and have little understanding of it. Nicolaas Herridge says most truckers are actually...

Boer goats to relieve poverty in rural areas

4 months ago - 04 February 2019 | Agriculture

ont face="Times" > Otis Finck - The Erongo regional council (ERC) is waiting for an assessment report before rolling out a Boer goat project aimed at reducing poverty and unemployment levels...

LPO wants testing halt

8 months ago - 15 October 2018 | Agriculture

Ellanie Smit The Livestock Producers Organisation (LPO) wants Namibia to declare itself free from tuberculosis and Brucellosis in an effort for farmers not to be submitted to tedious testing of livestock when exporting...

Mega olive oil harvest expected

2 years ago - 26 May 2017 | Agriculture

A bumper harvest from the olive plantation at the Seal Processing Factory in Henties Bay is expected this month.Manager Gys Cilliers told Nampa on Wednesday the plantation’s second harvest since last year May will be...

Governor suggests reducing cattle numbers

2 years ago - 24 November 2016 | Agriculture

The governor of the Erongo region, Cleophas Mutjavikua, called on cattle farmers to seriously consider reducing the numbers of their livestock in light of the...