Agriculture

Karonga farmers challenged on crop diversification

Communities in Karonga District have been urged to embrace crop diversification as one way of countering against effects of climate...

Chakwera calls for urgent reforms to the AIP

President Dr Lazarus Chakwera has said his administration will make urgent reforms to the design and implementation of Affordable...

Limphasa rice scheme farmers find solace in CS-EPWP

For over 3 years now rice farming has been a gamble for farmers in the Limphasa Rice Scheme in Nkhata Bay as the river has fallen...

Aquaculture, a sleeping giant says Mkaka

Minister of Natural Resources and Climate Change, Eisenhower Mkaka says fish farming, if fully developed, has the potential to contribute...

Agribusiness offers opportunities to women and youth

Youth from Group Village Headman (GVH) Chipanga in the area of Traditional Authority (TA) Kalolo in Lilongwe District have said irrigation...

GIZ trains aquaculture farmers

GIZ has trained 360 aquaculture farmers under Aquaculture Value Chain for higher income and food security Project (AVCP) in Blantyre.

Seed Co Malawi urges farmers to venture into wheat production

Seed Co Limited, a company involved in breeding, multiplication and distribution of hybrid seeds has urged farmers in the country...

Government calls for youth involvement in agriculture

Minister of Agriculture, Robin Lowe has urged youth in the country to take part in agriculture as a milestone towards achieving agricultural...

MUST, FRT agree to transform agriculture through ICTs

Deputy Vice Chancellor for Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST), Professor Jonathan Makuwira has said the university...

Development committees advised consider planning for agriculture...

M’mbelwa District Council has urged Village and Area Development Committees to include agriculture related projects in their plans...

Late crop harvesting impacting negatively on agro production...

Mzimba District Agriculture Office has observed that late crop harvesting was one of the factors leading to low agricultural production...

Nsanje on the track to end hunger-DC

District Commissioner for Nsanje, Dr Medson Matchaya, has expressed belief that the construction of seven new irrigation schemes currently...

Agriculture sector has potential to improve

Government has the agriculture sector has a potential to improve its productivity if mechanization drive taking into commercial level.

Agriculture sector to steer manufacturing and Industrialization

Government has said a total agriculture transformation will help to foster manufacturing and industrialization sectors in the country.

CCM to promote cotton growing to non-traditional growing...

Cotton Council of Malawi (CCM) geared to promote growing of cotton in non-traditional growing districts in order to improve productivity.

Minister hails Standard Bank's efforts in Agricultural...

Minister of Agriculture, Robin Lowe has hailed Standard Bank for its commitment and financial assistance towards the promotion of...