[Independent]Rural farmers under the Edo State co-operative farmers agency have been assured that the ongoing United State Agency for International Development Maximizing Agricultural Revenue in Key Enterprise Targeted Sites (USAID/MARKET II Project) will not be compromised in reaching the targeted farmers since there is no room for politicians to hijack the project in the state.
[Leadership]The Cross River Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources, in collaboration with Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, has commenced the distribution of oil palm inputs to farmers for the 2014 farming season.
[The Herald]THE mounting pressure from some scientists that want to coerce Zimbabwe into adopting genetically modified crops or foods (GMOs) is unnecessary, largely inspired by selfish private capital and it will do little or nothing to address the pressing issues of food security, nutrition, health and environmental damage. The debate around GMOs - seeds produced in laboratories through genetic alterations, has caused serious division of opinion pitting Government on the one side and some private-sector backed scient
[The Herald]The Shashe Irrigation Scheme has appealed to Government and donors for water pumps to help improve irrigation water supply and agricultural production at the scheme in Driefontein, about 186km south of Harare.