Agriculture

Land acquisition fund deemed unnecessary

2 days ago - 23 August 2019 | Agriculture

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Public Accounts Committee questioned the existence of the Land Acquisition and Development Fund because government already has a finance system to purchase farms. Addressing the management of the fund in...

Meatco's communal producer plan

4 days ago - 21 August 2019 | Agriculture

Meatco last week invited key leaders from the Otjozondjupa Communal Farmers Union (OCFU) and the Omaheke Regional Farmers Union (ORFU) to share with them its plans to establish beneficial business communications with communal producers in...

Bringing growth, innovation

5 days ago - 20 August 2019 | Agriculture

Justicia Shipena The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit Agricultural Business and Capacity Development (GIZ-ABCD) project, in collaboration with the agriculture and youth ministries, the National Youth Council (NYC) and farmer unions, hosted the first-ever...

Illegal grazing spree

1 week ago - 15 August 2019 | Agriculture

Uukwangali Traditional Authority chairperson of Christian Simuketa says over 2 000 cattle are grazing illegally in their area of jurisdiction.He was elaborating on illegal cattle grazing in Kavango West, which was raised during a recent...

Govt urged to act on farmworkers

1 week ago - 15 August 2019 | Agriculture

Land rights activist Karl Mudani ||Aribeb has urged government to introduce a special dispensation for farmworkers affected by resettlement in all regions of the country.Such a dispensation, he said, must also cater for cases in...

MPs get mixed reports on logging

1 week ago - 14 August 2019 | Agriculture

The parliamentary standing committee on the management of natural resources will table its recommendations in parliament after concluding its investigation into commercial timber harvesting in...

FMD outbreak in Zambezi

1 week ago - 14 August 2019 | Agriculture

The movement of all cloven-hoofed animals and their products within, into and out of the Zambezi Region has been banned after an outbreak of foot-and-mouth...

Agriculture centre in limbo

1 week ago - 14 August 2019 | Agriculture

The new Agricultural Technology Centre (ATC) at Ongwediva, built at a cost of N$73 million, is in limbo as the agriculture ministry is not sure...

Biomass expo biggest yet

1 week ago - 14 August 2019 | Agriculture

ELLANIE SMIT The Biomass Technology Expo (BTE) which was held on Friday at the Otjiwa Lodge near Otjiwarongo turned out to be biggest biomass day...

'Daan Viljoen is ours'

1 week ago - 14 August 2019 | Agriculture

An ancestral land claim submission for the |Khomanîn traditional communities by Karl Mudani ||Aribeb lays claim to the Daan Viljoen settlement and the city of...

Endiki lyOngwediva ART inali tameka iilonga

1 week ago - 14 August 2019 | Agriculture

Endiki epe lya tungwa koshimaliwa shoomiliyona 73 lyoAgricultural Technology Centre (ART) mOngwediva olya thikama owala sho uuministeli wuunamapya inawu yelelwa ngele nawu gandje tuu endiki...

'We have no other home'

2 weeks ago - 09 August 2019 | Agriculture

The poverty level at Dordabis knows no boundaries; it is here that man and animal drink from the same waterhole and share the same living...

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Gandjeni evi kaakwashigwana - Swanu

2 weeks ago - 09 August 2019 | Agriculture

Swanu okwa gandja omagwedhelepo opo epangelo lyaNamibia li gandje uumwene wevi lyaayehe kaakwashigwana mboka yeli pomavi shi li paveta.Ongundu oya gandja omagwedhelepo ngoka kokomisi yomapulaapulo...

More cattle sold in NCA

2 weeks ago - 08 August 2019 | Agriculture

There has been a 31.5% increase in cattle marketed at auctions in the Northern Communal Areas (NCA) from the first half of 2018 to the...

Onyama yaNamibia oyi na ondilo...

2 weeks ago - 08 August 2019 | Agriculture

Omupresidende Hage Geingob okwa popi kombinga yoompangela dhokutuma onyama yongombe yaNamibia momalanditho gaAngola, ta popi kutya shoka oshi li sha ningwa monakuziwa ihe osha kankamekwa...

Local beef too expensive for...

2 weeks ago - 07 August 2019 | Agriculture

President Hage Geingob has poured cold water on plans to supply beef to Angola, saying this had happened in the past, but was stopped by...

NAU applauds suspension of small...

2 weeks ago - 07 August 2019 | Agriculture

The Namibia Agricultural Union (NAU) has applauded government's willingness to suspend the Small Stock Marketing Scheme for a period of one year in order to...

Wildebeest spread fatal cattle disease

2 weeks ago - 07 August 2019 | Agriculture

Livestock owners are urged not to allow their livestock to graze among wildebeest because of the risk of contracting catarrhal fever.According to the ministry of...

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