Agriculture

Timber impounded, no arrests made

4 days ago - 17 May 2019 | Agriculture

Police in Kavango West have impounded timber believed to have been harvested illegally, but no arrests have been made. The regional police commander, Commissioner Josephat Abel, on Wednesday confirmed the confiscation of large amounts...

Farmworkers at risk of layoffs

4 days ago - 17 May 2019 | Agriculture

Social Security Commission (SSC) CEO Milka Mungunda said the drought situation in the country is putting farmworkers at risk of losing their jobs, which would worsen the already high unemployment rate.Mungunda made this statement at...

Stake your claim

5 days ago - 16 May 2019 | Agriculture

JEMIMA BEUKES Those who want to claim ancestral land rights have until 20 June to submit their claims and supporting evidence to the Commission of Inquiry into Claims of Ancestral Land...

Oonkundathana kombinga yomusinda omutiligane

5 days ago - 16 May 2019 | Agriculture

KENYA KAMBOWEOshiputudhilo shoInstitute of Public Policy Research (IPPR) osha ningi olopota yi na omagwedhelepo kombinga yiinima iyali mbyoka tayi vulu okutulwa miilonga opo ku vule okukuthwa po omusinda omutiligane ngoka gwa topolwa aaniimuna yaNamibia pokati.Shotango...

Agribank ta yambidhidha omolwa oshikukuta

5 days ago - 16 May 2019 | Agriculture

JEMIMA BEUKES Ombaanga yoAgribank otayi gandja embilipaleko lyiifuta yomikuli oshowo omikuli dhokuyambidhidha aanafaalama omolwa onkalo yoshikukuta.Ombaanga oya holola kutya tayi ka gwedhela aanafaalama oomvula mbali opo ya vule okufuta iimaliwa yomikuli dhawo mbyoka ya thigalako...

NCA: 104 000 farmers in limbo

6 days ago - 15 May 2019 | Agriculture

KENYA KAMBOWE An Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR) draft report recommends two options to deal with the...

Agribank offers lifelines

6 days ago - 15 May 2019 | Agriculture

Agribank is offering relief on both arrears and instalments for the current year, as well as drought relief loans. It will also add two...

Global recognition for Desert Fruit

6 days ago - 15 May 2019 | Agriculture

Local date producer and exporter, Desert Fruit Namibia, was last week awarded its certificate for winning a category in the Khalifa Date Palm Awards.Agriculture minister...

Iiyamakuti tayi tula moshiponga oomwenyo dhaantu nodhiimuna

6 days ago - 15 May 2019 | Agriculture

Uuministeli womidhingoloko owa lopota kutya iiyamakuti oyindji mbyoka ya li ya zi moshikunino shiinamwenyo mEtosha National Park uule woomwedhi dha piti, oya shunamo kakele koompanda...

FMD drops cattle production

1 week ago - 13 May 2019 | Agriculture

Despite drought conditions, livestock exports declined considerably, by 26.49%, during the first quarter of the year, due to the weak demand for weaners by South...

Agribusdev struggles to pay salaries

1 week ago - 10 May 2019 | Agriculture

The Agricultural Business Development Agency (Agribusdev), the agency that manages 11 green schemes, is struggling with serious cash-flow problems and has been unable to pay...

Mahangu crops 'kill' cattle

1 week ago - 08 May 2019 | Agriculture

Livestock owners in the north have been urged not to feed their animals young and underdeveloped mahangu plants, especially those that have not grown heads,...

Agriculture

Master agronomist crowned

1 week ago - 08 May 2019 | Agriculture

Hansie van der Merwe of Farm Ludwigshaven in the Tsumeb area was crowned this year's Master Agronomist. It has been customary since 1995 for...

Restoring grazing values

1 week ago - 08 May 2019 | Agriculture

Grass is the feed base of grazing livestock in Namibia. The abundance of the most valuable grass species in many parts of the country has...

Thousands benefit from subsidised inputs

1 week ago - 08 May 2019 | Agriculture

A total of 27 989 farmers benefitted from the Dry Land Crop Production Programme during the 2018/19 financial year. The programme was implemented by...

Onkalo yomeya monooli ya nayipala

1 week ago - 08 May 2019 | Agriculture

Omalelo goshitopolwa shaShana oshowo Omusati otaga longekidha okuya kuuministeli womeya opo ku pulwe NamWater a pombeleomeya mUuvudhiya ko ku vulwe ku tulwe omeya momulonga...

Aanafaalama inaya pitika iimuna yawo...

1 week ago - 08 May 2019 | Agriculture

Ekunkililo ndyoka olya landula sho omunafaalama mOmutsegwonime moshitopolwa shaShikoto a kanitha oongombe dhi li po 10, dhoka sha si, konima sho dha napa mepya moka...

Red Line to steadily fall

2 weeks ago - 07 May 2019 | Agriculture

The agricultural ministry plans to start with the process of gradually removing the veterinary cordon fence (VCF) or Red Line during the current financial year....

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