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African Plant breeders get machine to improve neglected crops

A machine that will help scientists to select the best genes  - and help improve the “African orphan crops” has been unveiled in Nairobi,...

Elanco Animal Health gets grant for East Africa farmers

The US-based Elanco Animal Health, a division of Eli Lilly and Company has announced that it has received a grant from the Bill &...

African farmers Achieve Strong Yield Increases with Syngenta APRON®Star Programme

 APRON®Star a seed treatment fungicide-insecticide mixture that is available in Kenya via Elgon Kenya is one of Sygenta’s showcase in the African Seed Trade...

Scandal: How foreign trawlers are plundering African fish stock

It was midnight on 14 December 2016, when five fishermen in Tombo village near Freetown in Sierra Leone  revved up a small outboard engine ...

Meet Rwandese school dropout reaping millions from horticulture

To his peers and village mates, he is ‘Mr Greenhouse’. One gets to fully understand why residents call Xavier Baributsa, a resident of Nyakariro...

Syngenta and USAID Invest $1.8 million to help Smallholder Farmers in Zambia

Syngenta (www.Syngenta.com) in Zambia, through its subsidiary MRI Seed, has partnered with the Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation, a United States Agency for...

“I want to see more young people engaged in agriculture”

Rita Kimani, 25, is one of the young leaders designated by the United Nations to help promote the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) among...

Elgon Kenya partners with Dutch based Interchemie to provide world class animal health products

Agro input company Elgon Kenya’s newly launched animal health department has entered into a strategic partnership with Netherlands based Interchemie Werken De Adelaar, a...

Maasai manure helps Kenya’s drought-hit herders fight hunger

(Thomson Reuters Foundation) - At 9am, Eliud Sankare is still at home in Isinya village, south of Nairobi, instead of out herding the...

Delamere milk brand turns 90; launches new Yorgurt

Kenyan milk brand Delamere has not only turned 90 but also rolled out a a new range of fruit yogurt as part of its...

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