[Addis Fortune]We are all too familiar with the many obstacles standing in the way of feeding the world by 2050, while facing both undernutrition and escalating rates of overnutrition. In fact, often the challenge seems quite daunting. But, despite the global food and nutrition security challenge we are facing, I am hopeful.
[New Times]There have been many government projects aimed at improving crop production in the country. However, the problem has always been that many farmers could not afford fertilisers or improved seeds that would help boost output.
[The Star]FARMERS in Yatta, Machakos county have been urged to practise intensive farming to maintain food security. This comes after drought hit several parts of the country, with the worst case being Samburu county, where many have died.
[New Era]The past week I was fortunate to travel through some parts of Namibia as part of my job. We started in Otjiwarongo where I attended training and I was really impressed by the level of service that was provided at hotels, lodges, restaurants and even the large retail chain stores. Have you ever seen the cleanliness of Shoprite in Otjiwarongo? You then wonder why this level of service and cleanliness does not exist in the Windhoek branch.