Caála - A study carried out in the last three months under the National Geography Plan (PLANAGEO) confirmed the existence of reserves for gold and diamond exploration in the Cuima commune, Caála (Huambo) municipality, considered in colonial times as the iron zone, which served to foster the economic sector.More about this news
World - The minister of Agriculture and Forests, António Francisco de Assis, last Wednesday in the Municipality of Mungo, central Huambo Province, launched the Arabica coffee crop revitalization programme, in the ambit of family agriculture, aimed at contributing to the fight against poverty strategies and guarantee security and food quality.
Huambo - At least 141 billion kwanzas is the amount that commercial banks will make available to the Production Support, Export Diversification and Import Substitution Program (PRODESI), to finance national producers, with the aim of increasing indexes of productivity in the 2019/2020 agricultural season.
Huambo - Twenty technicians from the Agrarian Development Institute (IDA) and the agriculture department in the central Huambo Province are attending since last Monday a seminar on the new methods of soils conservation.
Huambo- Some Four hundred and fourteen hectares of land are being prepared in the central Huambo Province for the 2019/20 agricultural campaign, a number way superior in relation to the three hundred and eighty one hectares that were available in the previous campaign.
Caála - At least 330 tons of fertilizers began to be distributed today, Tuesday, to 6,600 peasant families in the municipality of Caála, central Huambo province, by the Agricultural Development Station (EDA) of this area, with the aim of encouraging the widening of cultivated areas.
Huambo - The Secretary of State for Forest Resources, André de Jesus Moda, Tuesday in central Huambo encouraged rural people to invest more in honey production as a way of preserving forest perimeters and promoting self -sustainability.
Huambo - The Huambo-based Food Technology Center is investing USD 200,000 for the acquisition of new equipments, with view to turning itself into a national reference in fruits and legumes processing.
Huambo - Seventy-seven diamond exploration cooperatives started operating in various country’s mining-rich provinces, after receiving permission by the National Diamond Company "ENDIAMA".