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Onayena farmer grows rice to sustain family

by editor1 / Jun 14, 2020 / 0 comments

-With most community or backyard gardens based on vegetables, 72-year-old Samuel Amunyela from Oshikoto's Onayena Constituency is doing it differently.

Zambezi farmer sells watermelons at Otavi

by editor1 / Dec 29, 2019 / 0 comments

-While many are out there enjoying the festive season, 47-year-old farmer Eddie Mauuani, has opted to make use of this busy time to make an extra income to sustain his family in January, one of the most depressing months in the year.

DROUGHT | Outapi farmer grows sorghum to feed his cattle

by editor1 / Jun 07, 2019 / 0 comments

High cost of animal feed has led to a young farmer from Outapi in the Omusati Region planting sorghum for his cattle's survival.

79-Year-old Outjo farmer wants to be resettled

by editor1 / Nov 04, 2018 / 0 comments

A 79-year-old farmer wants Government to resettle him as he fears he will lose his cattle due to drought and lack of grazing.

Local farmer donates Bonsmara semen straws

by editor1 / May 11, 2018 / 0 comments

-A local farmer, Dr Joggie Briedenhann donated 4000 semen straws of Bonsmara bulls to the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forest worth N$1.2 million.

Lightning strike kills eleven cattle in the Kavango West

by editor1 / Dec 14, 2017 / 0 comments

-A farmer lost 11 of his cattle due to lightning this week.

Former farmer taking advantage of aquaculture

by editor1 / Jun 25, 2017 / 0 comments

A former farmer and businessman at Keetmanshoop, in the //Karas Region, is taking advantage of a new business trend, aquaculture.

Farmer kills two lions after losing 12 head of cattle

by editor1 / Apr 27, 2017 / 0 comments

-Twelve head of cattle were killed by lions at Andreas Ndakukamo's cattle post, in the Omusati Region on Tuesday.

76-year-old Otjiwarongo man a flourishing farmer

by editor / Mar 16, 2017 / 0 comments

-An Otjozondupa-based farmer is proving his mettle, by making a living in what many would consider an untenable situation. Moses Mbaahama (76) has turned a piece of land outside Otjiiwarongo into fertile fields.

A farmer from Kavango West Region struggles to come to terms with the loss of his goats

by editor / Nov 17, 2016 / 0 comments

A farmer from Kavango West Region is struggling to come to terms with the loss of his goats, following a lightning strike.