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April 28, 2021 / Latest News

Productivity of small-scale maize farmers in Lesotho

Low productivity in agriculture has been observed to be a problem against increased food security. Enhancement of agricultural productivity is...
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June 15, 2020 / Latest News

The impact of Covid-19 on small scale farmers

It is now inevitable that Covid-19 will lead to global recession and the local economy will not be spared. The...
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April 22, 2020 / Latest News

SADC Regional Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

Since its outbreak in December 2019, COVID-19 has spread exponentially and was declared a global pandemic by the World Health...
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February 28, 2020 / Latest News

Agriculture, food production, and climate change: Budget Speech 2020

Agriculture is generally viewed as the mainstay of economic growth and development, more especially due to its potential in creating...
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December 1, 2019 / Latest News

Southern African farmers must plant drought-resistant crops

Farmers in Southern Africa should from this year, adapt and plant drought-resistant crops, concentrate on short season varieties and rear...
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November 15, 2019 / Latest News

Lesotho considers buying Kenyan tea

Lesotho is considering direct trade with Kenya for the tea commodity. Speaking at the Ngorogo Tea Factory, in Kiambu, Minister...
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November 7, 2019 / Latest News

African Ministers Strategize On Adapting Agriculture to Climate Change

In a keen consideration of the huge leaps in the world's population, particularly on the African continent, and the decreasing...
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September 20, 2019 / Latest News

9.2m in Southern Africa acutely food insecure: UN

OVER nine million people in Southern Africa could face severe hunger following a harsh drought that hit the entire sub-continent...
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July 23, 2019 / Latest News

Major salmon-farming project announced for Lesotho

Fresh-water salmon fish-farming company Pure Salmon has announced a major investment in Lesotho, to establish a recirculating aquaculture system salmon...
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July 11, 2019 / Latest News

Drought Breeds Multi-Faceted Crises for Border Communities

The recent El-Nino induced drought has spawned a multi-faceted crisis for Basotho communities in the border areas with South Africa...
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