Agriculture

Protest against live animal shipping grows

3 weeks ago - 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 Namibia for export over thousands of kilometres via sea to...

Livestock shipment plans put on ice

1 month - 09 September 2020 | Agriculture

Windhoek • [email protected] Namibian company that planned to bring domestic livestock from South Africa and Botswana by road to local seaports for export by ship to Kuwait, has pulled the plug on these plans for...

Só kweek Baainaars hul eie kos

3 months ago - 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 die hawedorp deur ’n moeilike tyd, met werkverlies en ’n...

Gesonde groente

4 months ago - 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 'n paar dollar in die sak kan steek, meen mnr....

Feeding the nation

1 year - 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

1 year - 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 in rural areas

1 year - 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

2 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...

Mega olive oil harvest expected

3 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...

Governor suggests reducing cattle numbers

3 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...