Agriculture sector

Tough times facing agricultural sector not only because of COVID-19

by editor1 / Apr 23, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Executive Director in the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, Percy Misika says, the tough times facing the agricultural sector is not as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, but rather the devastating three-year drought Namibia is facing.

Lack of financial assistance hindering youth empowerment in the agricultural sector

by editor1 / Aug 16, 2019 / 0 comments

-Empowering young people to engage in the agricultural sector would create opportunities for achieving food security and stimulating economic growth.

Minister !Naruseb encourages agriculture sector to work towards value addition

by editor1 / Oct 10, 2018 / 0 comments
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-The biennial Agricultural Outlook Conference, which took place in Windhoek ended with Agriculture, Water and Forestry Minister, Alfeus !Naruseb, calling on stakeholders in the sector to work towards enhanced productivity and value addition.

NNFU calls for more research into the agriculture sector

by editor1 / Sep 11, 2018 / 0 comments

More research into the agriculture sector is required as Namibia strives towards a more knowledge-based economy.

Effects of climate change a serious challenge to agriculture

by editor1 / Apr 05, 2017 / 0 comments

Most developing countries suffer greatly from the effects of climate change even though they contribute less to carbon emissions.