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...

VP Chilima commends smallholder farmers

Vice President Saulos Chilima has commended smallholder farmers in the country for their role they play in agriculture and economic activities. Chilima made the commendation...

Malawi's small farmers kept in the dark about G8 New Alliance

Cryton Chipeta and Charles Mazibuko have not heard of the G8 New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition. The treasurer and secretary, respectively, of...

SOME MCP MEMBERS ASPIRING TO IMPEACH CHAIR OF THE COMMITTEE ON...

Some Malawi Congress Party (MCP) members in the parliamentary committee on agriculture are aspiring to ‘impeach’ chair of the committee Felix Jumbe from his...

MZUZU COFFEE TO INVEST K1 BILLION IN ORDER TO UP SCALE...

The country’s leading coffee processor and exporter, Mzuzu Coffee Planters Cooperatives Union Limited has said it plans to invest K1 billion in primary processing...

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...

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...
The subsidy fertiliser

DONORS DEMAND FULL DETAILS OF FISP

Days after The Nation revealed massive irregularities that have rocked the 2014/15 Farm Input Subsidy Programme (Fisp) we also divulge that donors have written...

E-adaptation to climate change in Malawi

The figures are alarming: according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the world’s population is expected to reach nine billion...

Malawi farmers underusing telecentres, workshop reveals

Farmers in Malawi are not making full use of telecentres that provide valuable information and communication technology (ICT) data on agribusiness, but are mainly...

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...

BRITISH GOVT DONATES 400 ARCHIVING BOXES TO MW GOVT

The British government has donated about 400 archiving boxes to Malawi government in the Department of Climate Change and Meteorological Services to help in...

Malawi develops primary school climate change curriculum

The Government of Malawi has published a 'Climate Change Sourcebook for Primary School Teachers' in support of its National Climate Change Learning Strategy, developed...

Priorities for climate change adaptations in Northern Malawi

Stakeholders at a recent workshop on climate change discussed the need for greater crop livestock integration and fodder production to reduce negative impacts of...

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...

Cultivating change in Malawi

In Malawi, cotton is the fourth largest agricultural export after tobacco, sugar and tea. In 2013-14, over 320,000 Malawians were registered to grow cotton,...

MALAWI LOSING US$50M THROUGH ILLEGAL AGRICULTURE 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...

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,...