Agriculture Minister asks farmers to support SWAKARA

by editor1 / Jun 19, 2018 / 0 comments

Due to climate change, SWAKARA production capacity has decreased compared to the 1970s.

War veteran donates land to farmers in Hardap

by editor1 / Jun 16, 2018 / 0 comments

Struggle veteran Victoria Kauluma donated 10 000 hectares of land worth N$6,5 million to farmers in the Hardap region.

Agribank, farmers meet over loan repayments

by editor1 / Jun 15, 2018 / 0 comments

There has been a deadlock between farmers who are beneficiaries of government's Affirmative Action Loan Scheme and Agribank.

Northern farmers expect bumper harvest after good rainfall

by editor1 / May 03, 2018 / 0 comments
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-Farmers in the northern communal areas expect a bumper harvest due to good rainfall received this year.

AgriBank Chairperson appeals to farmers to pay back loans

by editor1 / Mar 30, 2018 / 0 comments

-The Agricultural Bank of Namibia's Board of Directors' Chairperson, Terttu Uuyuni has appealed to loan holders to pay back the money.

Drought forces farmers to consider selling their livestock

by editor1 / Mar 13, 2018 / 0 comments
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-Persistent drought in some areas of the Otjozondjupa, Kunene and Erongo Regions is forcing some farmers to consider selling their livestock.

Farmers advised to plan properly to cope with drought

by editor1 / Feb 22, 2018 / 0 comments

Poor rainfall is threatening the agriculture sector, particularly the meat industry.

Emerging farmers want to be elevated

by editor1 / Feb 21, 2018 / 0 comments

-Emerging farmers want government to help elevate them to commercial farmers.

Livestock farmers given till end March to register with Meat Board of Namibia

by editor1 / Feb 12, 2018 / 0 comments

-Livestock farmers have until the end of March, to register themselves as producers with the Meat Board of Namibia, or else they will not be able to sell their animals.

Farmers agonise over low rainfall

by editor1 / Jan 26, 2018 / 0 comments

-The low rainfall in many parts of the country has farmers agonising over the fate of their animals. Baumgartsbrunn, west of Windhoek, is no exception.