Farmers urged to work together during drought

by editor1 / Jun 22, 2019 / 0 comments

Farmers have been urged to work together during the drought to ensure maximum production, job creation and return for the country.

DROUGHT | Karasburg East farmers ask to relocate to under-utilised resettlement farms

by editor1 / Jun 19, 2019 / 0 comments

-Farmers in the Karasburg East Constituency have called on the Government to allow them to relocate to resettlement farms that are underutilised.

Otjituuo farmers feed their livestock camelthorn pods due to drought

by editor1 / Jun 07, 2019 / 0 comments

-Farmers at Otjituuo in the Otjozondjupa Region are becoming desperate for assistance as severe drought continues to take a heavy toll on their livestock due to poor grazing.

Livestock farmers in northern regions compete for limited water points

by editor1 / Jun 04, 2019 / 0 comments

-Some livestock farmers from the four northern regions are now competing for limited water points, as most lakes have dried up due to drought.

SSC donates N$400 000 to drought-affected farmers

by editor1 / May 15, 2019 / 0 comments

The Social Security Commission (SSC) donated N$400 000 to the Dare to Care Fund, an initiative aimed at giving assistance to drought affected farmers.

Erongo farmers continue to feel the pinch of the prolonged drought

by editor1 / Nov 12, 2018 / 0 comments
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-Farmers in the Erongo Region continue to feel the pinch of the prolonged drought.

Church association wants farmers with excess land to donate to those serious about farming

by editor1 / Sep 24, 2018 / 0 comments

-The Association of Charismatic and Pentecostal Churches of Namibia want commercial farmers with excess farm land to donate a portion to government for redistribution to those who are serious about farming.

Angolan government warns northern farmers to stop grazing on their land

by editor1 / Sep 24, 2018 / 0 comments

The grazing of Namibian cattle in neighbouring Angola is illegal as the governments of the two countries have not signed an agreement in this regard, Ohangwena Governor Usko Nghaamwa has said.

NNFU members urge government to tackle animal health issues north of the redline

by editor1 / Jul 30, 2018 / 0 comments

Government has been urged to implement strategies to ensure that farmers north of the veterinary cordon fence gain access to other lucrative markets, including international ones.

Otjozondjupa, Omaheke farmers support Government's intention to remove the Red Line

by editor1 / Jul 24, 2018 / 0 comments

Members of farmers' associations in the Otjozondjupa and Omaheke regions are in support of the intention by Government to remove the Red Line.