Agriculture

World Food Programme and Environment Investment Fund signs MOU...

4 weeks ago - 19 December 2021 | Agriculture

The World Food Programme (WFP) and Environment Investment Fund (EIF) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate on the management of Programmes under the Sustainable Development Goals of Zero Hunger (2), Climate Action...

Charcoal shipping to improve in 2022

1 month - 15 December 2021 | Agriculture

Windhoek ∙ Ellanie Smit The shipping of charcoal from Namibia to Europe is expected to only improve next year, due to shipping lines that are struggling to get enough containers loaded on vessels...

Good Food Namibia, Promiseland join forces

2 months ago - 02 November 2021 | Agriculture

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Good Food Namibia and Promiseland Trust have joined forces to actively address food insecurity concerns in Walvis Bay. Namibia is experiencing acute food insecurity, which leads to malnutrition. This...

Assistance for urban agriculture beneficiaries

4 months ago - 02 September 2021 | Agriculture

Swakopmund • [email protected] The Eloolo Permaculture Initiative (EPI) and the Tourism Supporting Conservation (Tosco) organisation donated 177 fruit and non-fruit trees to beneficiaries of the Urban Agriculture initiative in Swakopmund. Donovan Wagner of EPI...

Hydroponics and aquaponics workshop in Swakopmund

4 months ago - 21 August 2021 | Agriculture

Swakopmund • [email protected] Agra ProVision hosts a two-day workshop on hydroponics and aquaponics in Swakopmund on 24 and 25 August.Hydroponics is a type of horticulture and a subset of hydroculture which involves growing plants...

Learn the ins and outs of agriculture online

6 months ago - 30 June 2021 | Agriculture

Agribank launched a two-season podcasting service that covers eight episodes each.The podcasts are hosted by Ndeshihafela Shinedima (aka Reina Nelao), Agribank’s brand ambassador for the...

Second Online Agriculture Series on the cards

7 months ago - 17 June 2021 | Agriculture

Bank Windhoek hosts its second Online Agriculture Series on Wednesday and Thursday (23 & 24 June) themed “Innovation and Trends that will shape the future...

Landboudag dryf boerdery se toekoms

7 months ago - 01 June 2021 | Agriculture

Omaruru • [email protected] Die plaaslike landboubedryf is in rep en roer ná die eerste en baie suksesvolle Omaruru Landboudag.“Ek dink ons is vriendelik verplig...

Import ban presents golden opportunity

7 months ago - 28 May 2021 | Agriculture

Windhoek ∙ [email protected] The complete ban by Namibia on the import of poultry products from South Africa due to outbreaks of avian influenza in...

Farmworkers’ wages improve

1 year - 03 December 2020 | Agriculture

Windhoek ∙ [email protected] total remuneration package for farmworkers in Namibia’s commercial agriculture sector has more than doubled over the past 16 years.In 2020, commercial farmworkers...

Landbou op Karibib kry hupstoot

1 year - 10 November 2020 | Agriculture

Een van die 27 begunstigdes van die Ngatukondje Pamwe-tuinbouprojek op Karibib, me. Engelhardine Sperling, is optimisties die inisiatief sal die toets deurstaan en uiteindelik betekenisvolle...

Protest against live animal shipping grows

1 year - 03 October 2020 | Agriculture

Windhoek • [email protected] Public opposition continues to grow against a proposed business plan to import as many as 125 000 live farm animals into...

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Só kweek Baainaars hul eie...

1 year - 30 June 2020 | Agriculture

Walvisbaai Covid-19 het ’n groot impak op Walvisbaai aangesien dié ergste deur die pandemie geraak is. Daarmee saam gaan inwoners van...

Gesonde groente

1 year - 16 June 2020 | Agriculture

Karibib • [email protected] net kraakvars groente word met akwaponiese stelsels ge­kweek nie, maar dit skep ook werksge­leenthede. Hierdie manier van dinge doen sorg dat Namibiërs...

Feeding the nation

2 years ago - 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...

Rosewood transporters are not criminals...

2 years 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...

Boer goats to relieve poverty...

2 years 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...

LPO wants testing halt

3 years 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...

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