FAO, United Arab Emirates invest US$4m to support women in agriculture in Liberia

LIBERIA – The United Arab Emirates signed a Memorandum of Understanding with FAO to invest US$4 million in Liberia to help the rural women develop sustainable agribusiness models. The funding will support poultry and vegetable […]

Vegetable, fruit exports lift Kenyan horticulture earnings to over US$1b

KENYA – Kenya’s horticulture export earnings rose by one third to reach US$1.01 billion in the first eight months of 2018, boosted by increased vegetable, fruit and flower exports, according to a Business Daily report. […]

India’s biscuits and noodles maker Patanjali to sell frozen vegetables by 2019

INDIA – Patanjali, an Indian biscuits and noodles company, has already initiated a pilot launch of a few frozen vegetables in Delhi, Maharashtra, Haryana and Rajasthan, as it aims for the frozen vegetables market by […]