Boko Haram Conflict Cuts Nigeria Wheat Crop as Farmers Flee - AgWeb
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Wheat growers in Nigeria's northeast have abandoned their farms under the onslaught of the Boko Haram Islamist insurgency, a setback for the country's efforts to cut imports by boosting local production, a research agency said. “Wheat production in the ...y más »
South Africa looks to revive wheat industry - World Grain
Friday, March 24, 2017
Kano farmers celebrate return to commercial wheat production - Daily Trust
Saturday, March 25, 2017
Kano state Governor, Dr. Ganduje and Minister of Agriculture Audu Ogbeh on a combine harvestor during Kano's 2017 wheat harvest festival. Many farmers in Kano State are now reaping the benefits of wheat production, recording huge successes this year ...
Egypt to monitor not ban private sector wheat imports during harvest - Reuters
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Wheat is seen in a field during the harvest on Qalyub farm in the El-Kalubia governorate, northeast of Cairo, Egypt, May 1, 2016. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh/File Photo. CAIRO Egypt will not ban the private sector from importing wheat while it buys up ...y más »
Farmers start winter wheat cropping preps - Chronicle
Thursday, March 30, 2017
PREPARATIONS for the 2017 winter wheat cropping season have begun with the National Wheat Board (NWB) saying farmers have started securing inputs. NWB chairman, Mr Givemore Mesoemvura, said inputs have been secured and land preparation was ...
Egypt's wheat imports hits new highs - Arab News
Friday, March 17, 2017
CAIRO/ABU DHABI: Egypt has been buying wheat on global markets at a breakneck clip in recent months in what grain traders say is an effort to keep up with its cash-strapped population's growing reliance on subsidized bread. The acute political ...y más »
Government begins receiving wheat from farmers mid-April - Daily News Egypt - Daily News Egypt
Sunday, March 12, 2017
A press release from the cabinet on Sunday stated that the receipt of the wheat from farmers this season will begin in mid-April and extend over three months. The statement said that Prime Minister Sherif Ismail held a meeting with the ministers of ...
Farmers tipped on wheat growing - The New Times
Monday, March 13, 2017
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Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB) has urged farmers to increase wheat growing so as to meet the target of planting the crop on 95,000 hectares by 2019 across the country. The Director General of RAB, Dr Mark Cyubahiro Bagabe, made the appeal while ...