Cassava is a woody shrub with a starchy edible root which grows in tropical and subtropical areas of the world. The root has a brown fibrous skin and snowy white interior flesh. This versatile […]
Symrise has joined the trend of affirming that Africa is the new global business destination. The multinational has strengthened its presence on the continent by launching a subsidiary in Lagos, Nigeria.
The new Nigerian office […]
A recently introduced fodder growing technology is fast rising in the Kenya, offering farmers year round supply of nutritious green fodder, grown for just eight days and producing up to 50kgs of the fodder […]
With consumer patterns changing throughout the continent, it is inevitable that the demand for more practical and region appropriate packaging will rise.
In the Population Reference Bureau (2012): 2012 World Population Data study conducted in […]
A few years ago, there was not much interest in solar technology in South Africa. Today, businesses and government increasingly regard it as a cost-effective alternative energy generator with huge potential to help deliver […]
Hudani Manji Holdings, an Ugandian poultry supplier, has launched a poultry farm worth US$9.8mn. The 64 acre poultry farm is situated in Semuto Nakaseke District around 107 km North West of the capital, Kampala […]
The South African government has delivered 356,000 doses of foot and mouth disease (FMD) vaccines in its southern province districts in an attempt to curb the illness. FMD is an infectious and, sometimes, fatal […]
Goldtree, a commercial palm oil plantation and milling company based in Kailahun, Sierra Leone, is expanding its operations within the country despite the current Ebola crisis. The Ebola spread has scared off international airlines […]
A new analysis on the global outlook for rice production and demand, released earlier this month by HIS, has revealed that between 2014 and 2031, Africa will expand its rice production area by almost […]
Malaysian palm oil firm Sime Darby has said the ebola crises will delay construction of a mill for its Liberia plantation. “Anything in addition needs to be put on hold,” said Carl Dagenhar, Sime […]