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.More about this news
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.