Monday, September 27, 2021

Agriculture

Botswana can export meat from FMD-infected cattle to South Africa

Being in no way any kind of revenge for what Bafana Bafana did to the Zebras two Saturdays ago at the COSAFA tournament, Botswana...

BREXIT: No immediate implications for Botswana Beef export

The Botswana Meat Commission (BMC), the sole exporter of the local beef to the European Union (EU) region has said that it does not...

Farmer’s market brings organic produce and healthy living to life

Finding fun things in to do around the city involving a friendly environment, good healthy food and great company is never easy. Unbeknown to...

Farming Expo set to empower Women

The Women in Farming Expo which is slated for May 27th in Gaborone at Serokolwane Lawns is set to empower and educate women in...

Drought poses threat to food security

The agriculture industry constitutes a significant amount of revenue towards Botswana's economy. Although people often joke that Botswana's livestock outnumber its people, the current...

Will Agriculture ever rebound to levels that will ensure food self-sufficiency?”

Despite the general acknowledgement that Botswana is a semi-arid country that receives sparse rainfall amounts, which makes Agriculture prone to natural risks such as...

Botswana’s agric production dwindles as fruit fly wreaks havoc

The Director of Crop Production, Galeitsiwe Ramokapane says fruit flies are amongst the most destructive insect pests in the country; and are negating government's...

Zimbabwe ready to buy FMD infected cattle from Botswana

BULAWAYO-The Cold Storage Company (CSC) of Zimbabwe has reiterated its commitment to purchasing live cattle from Foot and Mouth (FMD) infested areas in Botswana...

Councillors up against failing poverty eradication projects

By Basadi Morokotso The Maun Administration Authority (MAA) Sub Council is accused of failing to monitor projects awarded to poverty eradication beneficiaries.North West District councilors...

Suspension of research permits in the Okavango stalls UN aided work

The recent decision to suspend research permits,film permits and photographic permits in game reserves, national monuments and national parks has stalled a United Nations...