Daily Archives: October 18, 2017

Global programme seeks to contain serious threat to the world’s bananas

Global programme seeks to contain serious threat to the world’s bananas

Banana traders awaiting customers at the local market in Tuleba, Tanzania. 18 October 2017, Rome – A fungus poses major risks to the world’s banana production  and could…

Food Security and Livelihoods (FSL) Deputy Project Manager at Action Against Hunger | ACF-International

Food Security and Livelihoods (FSL) Deputy Project Manager at Action Against Hunger | ACF-International

Action Against Hunger works to save lives by combating hunger and diseases that threaten the lives of vulnerable communities, through nutrition, food security, water and sanitation, health and advocacy. We…

Improved weed control records 27tons/ha from demonstration farms

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) managed Cassava Weed Management Project (CWMP) says its on-farm demonstrations in Ogun State have produced average yields of 27 tons per hectare…

GM beans hit market in 2018

The field trials for the genetically modified cowpea have been concluded in Nigeria and the artificially engineered staple food will hit the markets across the country in 2018, Federal Government…

GAIN-PLAN advocates end to postharvest losses

GAIN-PLAN advocates end to postharvest losses

The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) has initiated the Post-harvest Loss Alliance for Nutrition (PLAN) to proffer appropriate solutions to reducing high postharvest losses caused by lack of…

Amazonian hunters deplete wildlife but don't empty forests

Conservationists can be “cautiously optimistic” about the prospect of sustainable subsistence hunting by Amazonian communities — according to new research from the University of East Anglia. Human exploitation…

Sales/Marketing Executive at Hiaiw Integrated limited

Sales/Marketing Executive at Hiaiw Integrated limited

Hiaiw Integrated through its agricultural family, is engaged in Piggery, livestock’s, poultry and Irrigation Farming of a broad range of products ranging from vegetables to fruits. We are recruiting…