Africa Blast West on Farm Subsidies

Updated: Wed 8 Oct, 06:44 am

African ministers at the Food and Agriculture Organization meeting on Rome say, wealthy countries are still subsidising their farmers and this undermines market access for some of the world's poorest … read more »

Removal of Maize Subsidy Causes a Stir in Zambia

Updated: Wed 5 Jun, 08:31 am 2013

The government has released the reasons behind scrapping the maize subsidy. read more »

Is Agro-Processing Key to Jobs Growth?

Updated: Wed 9 Jan, 05:47 am 2013

Processing agricultural goods into market-ready products will boost jobs, capture local value, and reduce post-harvest losses that affect farmers and traders, a World Bank official says. read more »