Africa Improved Foods partners with Clinton Foundation on soybean project in Malawi

MALAWI – Africa Improved Foods (AIF) has partnered with The Clinton Foundation to promote production and sourcing of high-quality soybeans from farmers in Malawi through the Clinton Development Initiative (CDI). The foundation has worked across […]

Crown inaugurates new global headquarters and innovation center

USA – Crown, a global supplier of oilseed extraction technology has opened its new global headquarters and innovation center in Minnesota, US. Built at a cost of US$12 million, the 68,000 square foot facility features […]

China reaches soymeal import deal with Argentina as trade talks near

ARGENTINA – The world’s top soymeal producer by volume, Argentina has reached an agreement to export the product to China, marking the first soymeal shipment that Argentina has made to China. According to a report […]

The Redwood Group acquires US grain trader Ceres Commodities

USA – The Redwood Group has completed the acquisition of Ceres Commodities a supplier of organic and conventional grains into East and Southeast Asian food markets. The Redwood Group is an employee-owned supply chain, merchandising […]

Zambian agribusiness firm to invest US$200m in a palm oil project

ZAMBIA – Consolidated Farming Limited, subsidiary of Sable group, will be investing US$200 million in setting up a large -scale palm oil processing industry in Luapula Province, Zambia. The investment will also cover a 10 […]

Ghana to establish new authority to enhance oil palm production

GHANA – Ghana is set to set to establish a Tree Crop Authority that seeks enhance the production of oil palm in the country. According to the African Regional Director of Pro-forest, Abraham Baffoe, the […]