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  • AU Commissioner appeals for agriculture boost
    Thu, 13 Feb 2020 09:19

    AU Commissioner appeals for agriculture boost

    Addis Ababa - African Union (AU) Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture, the Angolan national Josefa Sacko, has encouraged, in Addis Ababa, African states to make big investments in the agricultural sector in order to reverse the trend of food importation.

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  • Sat, 11 Jan 2020 11:42

    Co-op gets tractors to boost production

    Sumbe - The "Agostinho Neto" co-operative, located in the municipality of Quilenda, central Cuanza Sul Province, received last Friday from the government three tractors and their implements, to increase the extension of cultivation areas and agricultural production of cereals and tubers.

  • Tue, 07 Jan 2020 16:23

    National production bet slows down Imports

    Luanda - The national production bet, through agro-industrial initiatives, will help reduce imports of several products to the country, said last Monday, the Minister of Agriculture and Frorest, António Francisco de Assis.

  • Fri, 03 Jan 2020 14:14

    Serra de Kanda's peasants receive agricultural inputs

    Mbanza Kongo - peasants of Serra de Kanda commune, Cuimba municipality, northern province of Zaire, benefited last Thursday from agricultural inputs such as hoe, machetes and axels.

  • Tue, 31 Dec 2019 12:46

    Retrospect: Family farming gains new momentum in 2019

    Luanda - Agriculture sector ended this year (2019) with encouraging data for the peasant class, which quadrupled the number of animal-drawn plows distributed by the Government during the 2019/2020 agricultural campaign.

  • Sat, 07 Dec 2019 13:18

    Agrikuvango agro-industrial complex gets USD 10 million loan

    Lubango - The Credit Support Programme (PAC) will grant USD 10 million to central Huila-based agro-industrial complex (Agrikuvango) to boost its maize production levels, Secretary of State for Economy, Sérgio Santos, said on Thursday.

  • Thu, 05 Dec 2019 13:34

    Government wants to build agribusiness centre

    Luanda - The Angolan Government has requested technical support from the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) for the construction of the first Information Centre on Agribusiness, as well as the smart technologies diagnostic to mitigate the consequences of the country's drought.

  • Fri, 29 Nov 2019 11:22

    Agricultural project boosts pineapple production

    Mbanza Congo - At least 140 tons of pineapples will be harvested by December at ''Colinas de Lukunga'' farm located in the Kiowa Village, municipality of Tomboco, northern Zaire province, representing a double of the previous year volume.

  • Thu, 28 Nov 2019 14:14

    Over 37,000 peasant families join agricultural campaign

    Mbanza Kongo - At least 37, 594 peasant families are engaged in the current 2019/20 agricultural campaign opened on Wednesday in the municipality of Tomboco, northern Province of Zaire.