Food and nutrition insecurity is a chronic problem for Africa. Despite decades of humanitarian and development efforts, one in five Africans remain undernourished and a third of Africa’s children are stunted.
ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Ivory Coast's raw cotton output is forecast to hit 350,000 tonnes in the 2017/18 season, little changed from 340,000 tonnes in the last season, the Cotton Ginners' Association's executive...
Egypt has procured 2.33 tonnes of wheat from local farmers since its harvest began in mid-April.
South Africa will likely harvest 14.54 million tonnes of maize in 2017, up 87 percent from last year after favourable weather conditions lifted yields, the government's Crop Estimates Committee (CEC) said on Tuesday.