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2 Sep 2014
Addis Ababa: A group of experts in agriculture gathered at a the research dialogue on the sidelines of the four-day African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) that opened Monday in the Ethiopian Capital...
23 Sep 2014
Farmers in southern Ethiopia have achieved a two-fold increase in chickpea productivity through enhanced soil health and improved crop varieties. At the same time, improved food processing,...
2 Sep 2014
2 September 2014. Addis Abeba. A comprehensive report on the status of agriculture on the African continent was launched 2nd September on the side-line of the 2014 African Green Revolution Forum (...
1 Sep 2014
1 September 2014. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Research to Feed Africa dialogue brought together senior ministers and policymakers; researchers; farming, private sector, and agribusiness leaders; and...
12 Sep 2014
This year is dedicated by the African Union to the cause of food security and Agriculture, so it was not surprising that a spirited gathering of more than 1,000 agriculture officials, farmers,...
4 Sep 2014
Sub-Saharan Africa needs to increase crop production by 260 percent in order to feed an estimated 2.4 billion people by 2050, Nigeria’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Dr. Akinwumi...
16 Oct 2014
International experts in agriculture and food security gathered at the Research in Ethiopia to Feed Africa High-Level Policy Dialogue to track progress and encourage actions to address crucial food...
4 Sep 2014
High-Level Dialogue Galvanizes Action to Improve Food Security through Research,  Innovation, and the Wisdom of Local Farmers ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - A broad cross-section of...
2 Sep 2014
The role of subsidies in the push to increase food production in Africa can be a sensitive topic. But Nigeria’s Minister of Agriculture, Akinwumi Adesina, was unapologetic Monday in his defense of...
13 Sep 2014
Championing the cause for African farmers, Nigeria’s Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina has risen in defense of agriculture subsidies while advocating the use of the private sector as a...

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