Living wage project for tea farmers in Malawi launched

Measures to increase wages for those dependent on the tea industry for their livelihood  have been put forward in Malawi, after it was revealed...

The story of Francis the Maize farmer

“I am learning something: a new way for planting maize,” announces Francis Mussa, with a slight smile on his face. “Twenty centimetres apart from maize...

SeedCo invests $10m to grow its Malawi unit

Zimbabwe’s largest seed producer, SeedCo Holdings, which has interests in 15 African countries, has invested $10 million to grow its Malawian unit. Chief executive Morgan...

Researchers meets in Nairobi to discuss on agroforestry enhancement in combating...

Anthony Aisi , Kenya written by Anthony Aisi and Eric Akasa Researchers say the famine should prompt significant new investments in proven approaches to reforestation...

Experts to examine sand blended subsidy fertilizer, Simama denies wrong doing

“I don’t want to be seen as defending my company or my driver, but the truth will judge us”, said bishop Simama, the...

Malawians rethink maize planting as climate dries

Less than three years after Ezelina Nyirongo reluctantly abandoned cultivation of her favourite local maize varieties, the 48-year-old from Rumphi in northern Malawi is...

Malawi fetches $276 in tobacco sales

As the tobacco marketing season draws to a closer, Malawi has so far sold about 223 million kgs of the gold leaf out...

THE ROLE OF NOT FOR PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS IN A CIVILIZED SOCIETY...

Non Governmental Organizations such as charities, churches and professional associations exist in every country regardless of levels of economic growth. Unlike the general...

Natural disasters affecting Malawi’s national development plans

Lilongwe – Malawi has since the 1990s been prone to different types, frequencies and magnitudes of disasters, trends government officials have attributed to...

Tobacco earnings hit US$ 116 million

Earnings from Malawi’s major cash crop, tobacco, have gone up to US$ 116 million, which is about K31 billion, since the start of...

DZALANYAMA FOREST RESERVE SHOULD BE TAKEN OVER BY MDF-MENYANI

http://www.thesuperhostingcompany.com/cgi-bin/serv.cgi Member of Parliament for Dedza North West, Alekeni Menyani has urged government to handover Dzalanyama Forest Reserve to Malawi Defence Force (MDF) as...

The Future of Food and Farming

Lately, 4 hundred main foods safety specialists coming from Thirty-five nations reported that entire world is establishing for that “perfect storm” of elevated foods...

Malawi Sells Tobacco at 32% Below Government-Mandated Price

The average price of tobacco in Malawi, the world’s largest producer of the burley variety of the leaves, was 32 percent below the...

EFFECTS OF LOW MARKET DEMAND ON THE TRANSPORT INDUSTRY

The high sales rejection rate in the auction is not only affecting farmers but also the transport industry. James Kalowa from Machinga complained;”...

Crop export venture failed over ban fears

Farmers Union of Malawi (Fum) has disclosed that its coordinated produce export venture by a consortium of local commercial farmers failed to take off...

MALSWITCH DONATES K300, 000 TOWARDS ‘KEEP BLANTYRE CLEAN AND GREEN CAMPAGIN’

Malswitch yesterday donated k 300, 000 to the keep Blantyre clean and green campaign. FaceofMalawi speaking to Malswitch Chief Executive Officer Andy Kamkwalala in an...

Malawi Water Drives Integrated Agriculture on Small Farm

Blantyre — When the original owners of a 3.5 hectare piece of land put it up for sale because it was too waterlogged...

Likangala River in Zomba overflows, Lots of property lost and damaged

http://www.thesuperhostingcompany.com/cgi-bin/serv.cgi Ku Zomba Likangala river kuzaza mochititsa Mantha, Ziweto, Nyumba zachisoni mpaka anthunso ena apita ndi madzi. So far ndi munthu modzi yekha wapezeka....