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The NatnuPreneur Broiler Out-Grower Scheme Out To Enhance Profitability, Says Adewole

The Coordinator of Nigeria’s foremost Broiler Out-grower scheme, ‘natnuPreneur’, Mr. Gbolade Adewole has affirmed the commitment of the scheme, to help boost supply of...

Namibia: Farmer Threatens TShoot Rustlers

Livestock farmers at the Schlip settlement in the Hardap region's Rehoboth constituency fear that they may be forced to shoot stock thieves if police...

South Africa: Western Cape Department Of Agriculture On Possible Incidence of...

The Western Cape Department of Agriculture is investigating possible incidences of Highly Pathogenic Avian influenza (HPAI), type H5N8, in two ostrich farms in the...

Ethiopia Loses 2 Million Animals To Drought – FAO

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has said that two million animals have been lost to a “devastating” drought in Ethiopia. The UN agriculture agency...

Herdsmen Crisis – FAO Plans Livestock Development Conference

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has disclosed that it is planning to organise a livestock development conference later in the month to address...

Livestock Development Conference To Address Challenges – FAO

Mr Suffyan Koroma, Food and Agriculture Organisation Country Representative to Nigeria, has said that the organisation will organise a livestock development conference in August...

Namibia: Newcastle Disease Outbreak in Omusati Is Fake News

Ongwediva — State veterinarian in Omusati Region Josephat Peter has dismissed reports of a second outbreak of Newcastle disease in the region. He said the...

Zimbabwe: Avian Flu Threatens Poultry Production

Poultry production in Zimbabwe and its neighbours is under threat from the outbreak of the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI), which is commonly referred...

Toxic Eggs Scare Hits Europe

Europe is roiling under toxic eggs scare making countries pull eggs from the shelves and Netherlands poised to cull millions of chickens. Britain said 20,000...

Urgent Action Needed To Contain Avian Flu In Southern Africa –...

The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization has called an emergency meeting this Wednesday in South Africa of all countries in the Southern Africa Development...

‘Feeds Remain Major Obstacle To Fish Farming’

Agronomist Usman Emmanuel has been a farmer all his life and in fisheries business and consultancy for over three decades. How did you become a...

Cattle Herd Is Beefing Up

A Look into 2017 cattle markets. An even bigger cattle herd is expected in 2017, according to the high rate of heifer retention indicated by...

Kano To Spend N29 Million On Milk Processing Training

Kano State Government ‎has approved more than N29 million for the training of Fulani milkmaids on modern milk processing. ‎The Commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad...

Edo Widows Get Training On Poultry

Mrs Besty Obaseki, wife of Edo Governor, on Tuesday organised one day training on poultry production for 500 widows in the state. Addressing the trainees...

Nigeria Poultry Farmers Experience Increased Sale, Commend Govt Ban On Importation

Poultry farmers in Ilorin have commended the Federal Government for banning importation of poultry products. The farmers, who spoke in separate interviews with the News...