Agriculture

Boer goats to relieve poverty in rural areas

1 month - 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

5 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

1 year - 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 ongoing drought and lack of food for animals.“There is simply...