Farmer's Weekly

COVID-19 could result in millions of job losses across Africa

The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic could result in a severe crisis in agriculture on the African continent, according to Gillian Pais, a partner at McKinsey & Company.


Pais, who participated

Você está lendo uma amostra, registre-se para ler mais.

Mais de Farmer's Weekly

Farmer's WeeklyLeitura de 2 mins
SA Stud Book’s Top Stud Breeders For 2021
SA Stud Book recently recognised South Africa’s top stud breeders for 2021 for the quality of their herds and for maintaining the uppermost standards of stud breeding. The Elite awards are judged on the accurate, reliable and diligent recording of al
Farmer's WeeklyLeitura de 1 minsInternational Relations
Saudis Ban Lebanese Produce
Authorities have expressed the hope that Saudi Arabia will reconsider the ban on fruit and vegetable imports from Lebanon, imposed as a result of what the latter country called an increase in drug smuggling. Lebanon’s interior minister will work with
Farmer's WeeklyLeitura de 3 mins
Growing Sweet Potatoes
The sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas) performs well in sandy-loam, loam or clay-loam soil. It needs good drainage and is sensitive to waterlogging, salinity and alkalinity. The optimum pH of irrigation water is 6,5. The main cultivars are Bophelo and Im