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Agriculture Minister device plan to mitigate impact of Covid-19 on sector

To mitigate the impact of the Covid-19 on the agricultural sector, Agricultural Minister Calle Schlettwein has requested a 100 per cent land tax relief...

Farmers faced with adaptation challenge as climate change effects worsens

Experts warned on Wednesday that as the effects of climate change worsen in the coming years, small farmers around the world who grow thirsty...

Mining activities should no longer be permitted in areas that rely...

Calle Schlettwein, the Minister of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform, believes that mining activities should no longer be permitted in areas that rely on...

Agriculture’s GDP contribution increases to 6.6 percent in 2020

The agricultural sector's contribution to Namibia's GDP increased from 4.5 per cent in 2019 to nearly 6.6 percent in 2020. Thinus Pretorius, the chairperson of...

Germany, Namibia collaborates to empower women in Agriculture

GIZ, the German development and cooperation agency, launched an agribusiness Bootcamp in September in collaboration with StartUp Namibia, intending to benefit Namibian women in...

Gov’t should stop possibly hazardous exploration currently taking place in regions...

Calle Schlettwein, the Minister of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform, believes that mining activities should no longer be permitted in areas that rely on...

Zambia, Namibia, Angola on the look-out as deadly FMD variant...

The Zambezi region has been recognized as having a novel foot-and-mouth disease variety, according to the Ministry of Agriculture. According to Minister Calle Schlettwein,...

Agriculture has potential to return economy to certain level of...

FirstRand Namibia's chief financial officer, Oscar Capelao said agriculture is one of the most vital sectors of the Namibian economy, which has the potential...

Unitrans Africa soaring high with cutting-edge crop-spraying drones

UNITRANS Africa’s 50-year involvement in cutting-edge agricultural innovations across the continent is set to soar to new heights after the company’s recent acquisition of...

Trigon Mining contributes to community’s sustainability

The owner of the Kombat mine in the Otjozondjupa region, Trigon Mining Namibia, has built a community garden in the Kombat settlement to employ...

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