Malawi tobacco earnings slump by over US$100 M

Malawi tobacco earnings, which provide 60 percent of its export revenue, have slumped from US$356 million last year to US$158 million this year,...

Maximising the female force behind African agri supply chains

In the developed world, debates rage on boardroom gender quotas and equality of executive pay. However, far less prominence is given to the basic...

Burundi and Malawi’s agriculture investment boosted

Burundi and Malawi are among the six African countries that have been awarded grants to support their National Agriculture Investment Plans (NAIP) by...

The Green Revolution: A Panacea or a curse?

Just a few weeks ago the United Nations proclaimed the gospel of human population growth which it said had reached a seven billion...

Malawi losing US$50m due to illegal agric exports

Malawi’s Minister of Industry and Trade Joseph Mwanamvekha has disclosed that the country’s agro-based is losing about K20bn, equivalent to about US$50m, every year...

DuPont And Gift Of The Givers Collaborate To Advance Women Farmers...

DuPont, a science company that brings world-class, innovative products, materials and services to the global marketplace based in the USA, today collaborated with Gift...

Tendering Malawi’s Natural Resources

The unkempt grass stirs restlessly in the background, as the multi-directional winds produce snaky noise in the after-math of their collision with tree-leaves....

BEDIR MEDICAL AND EDUCATIONAL TRUST DONATES RELIEF ITEMS TO FLOOD VICTIMS...

http://www.thesuperhostingcompany.com/cgi-bin/serv.cgi Bedir Medical and Educational Trust has donated food and non-food relief items and other basic necessities to over 4500 people flood victims living...

Mulli misses out on all maize contracts

In the lot for Mzuzu deliveries his offer price was mk112/kg but contract offered to someone supplying at mk120/kg In the lot for Luchenza deliveries,...

Mulli Brothers chucked off Farm Input Subsidy Programme list

There is mist over how the Ministry of Agriculture removed Mulli Brothers Limited from a list of transporters for the 2012/13 Farm Input...

REFRAIN CULTIVATING IN HIGHLAND AREAS- CHALAMANDA

http://www.thesuperhostingcompany.com/cgi-bin/serv.cgi Blantyre City Mayor Counselor Noel Chalamanda has pleaded with people living in the outskirts of Nancholi in Blantyre to refrain from cultivating in...

Joyce Banda visits Malawi Mangoes Ltd: ‘Agriculture sector key in job...

President Joyce Banda on Thursday  visited Malawi Mangoes Limited, a company geared at producing mango and banana pulp for the European export market. The company...

SUPPLY OF BOREHOLE WATER TO THE VOICELESS POOR IN MALAWI

Every year, many adults including children die during the rain season of water bone diseases. It is not as if all the adults...

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...

Malawi asked to review tobacco growing system

The Farmers Union of Malawi, an umbrella body of farmer organizations in the southern African country, has called for an immediate review of...

Fish Farming & Vegetable Harvest success in Malawi

Regina Kamwendo lives with her three children in a 2-room, basic thatched house in Nyambi village, Machinga District. They rely on firewood for cooking,...

African swine fever hits parts of Malawi

Authorities in Malawi’s southern Thyolo district have banned the sale of pork following an outbreak of African swine fever (ASF), which has killed over...