AGCO to invest in key agriculture project in Mozambique

MOZAMBIQUE – Agricultural firm AGCO has signed a memorandum of understanding with AT Capital S.A to collaborate in implementing the Parque Agro-industrial de Moamba (PAM) agri-industry park in Maputo, Mozambique. The announcement was made at […]

KFC South Africa commits to eliminate plastic straws from 900 restaurants

SOUTH AFRICA – KFC South Africa, a subsidiary of the fast food giant, has announced that it will eliminate all plastic straws in over 900 restaurants across South Africa by July 1. The move forms […]

Zimbabwe to import 200 000t of wheat to ease shortage

ZIMBABWE – Zimbabwe is set to import 200 000 tonnes of wheat to further alleviate the grain shortage in the country. According to the deputy Minister of Lands, Agriculture, Water, Climate and Rural Resettlement Vangelis […]

Shoprite to partner with NEPC in bid to boost Nigerian export

NIGERIA – The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has unveiled that it will be partnering with Africa’s leading retailer, Shoprite, as the council seeks to boost Nigerian exports. The Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer of Nigerian […]

Protix inaugurates US$51m insect facility in the Netherlands

NETHERLANDS – Protix, insect protein company has opened a new insect processing facility in Bergen op Zoom, the Netherland to reinforce its leadership in sustainable insect-based protein and nutrition. The new insect farm, said to […]

Givaudan develops clean label masking solutions for plant-based foods

SWITZERLAND – Flavor and fragrances company, Givaudan has unveiled new clean label solutions for masking off-notes in plant-based beverages and meat alternatives. The solutions can counter off-notes across six plant-based proteins: soy, pea, faba, rice, […]

USGLC partners Cargill to promote ‘America’s ag economy’

USA – The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC) has partnered with Cargill, a global agribusiness conglomerate to advance conversations on global development and the critical role America’s ag economy can play in advancing U.S. interests […]