Agricultural Outlook Conference Held- Government promised strong support

By Staff Reporter On Wednesday, the 5th  of October, the first ever Agriculture Outlook Conference was held at Protea Hotel in Windhoek, Namibia. Under the theme “Farmers, food, future”, the conference has been jointly organized by all the farmers’ unions in the sector. That is, the Namibia National Farmers Union (NNFU), Namibia Emerging Commercial Farmers Union (NECFU), the Previously Disadvantaged […]

Namibia Tends To Rice Production

By: Timoteus Iyambo The office of //Kharas Governor together with the department of Multidisciplinary Research Centre (MRS) at the University of Namibia (UNAM) Main Campus, launched a rice growing project in //Kharas region to increase food security in the country. According to Simanekeni Shivute, UNAM MRS researcher in Zero Emission Research Initiative division (ZERI), the project is collaboration between the […]

The Outbreak Of Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumonia (CBPP) Disease In Ondobe , Ohangwena

By Enny Iita FARMERS should take note of limitations after an outbreak of lung sickness, which has been discovered at the Oshandi crush pen in the Ondobe Constituency of Ohangwena. Some stockmen at the Oshandi crush pen informed veterinary officials in the region after noticing signs consistent with lung sickness in their cattle, mostly coughing. The outbreak investigation by veterinary […]