Lubango - The Huíla provincial government is studying a new model to relaunch production in the 1,200-hectare irrigated perimeter of Gangelas, in the municipality of Chibia.
Luanda - The Quibala-based Santo Antonio Farm in central Cuanza Sul province, intends to increase its pig production from the current 20,000 to 40,000 tons per year, the farm’s manager, Jose Alexandre, told Angop Thursday.
Cuíto - The Agrarian Development Support Fund (FADA) will make available, during this year, Akz 15 billion (Equivalent to US $26.3million) to Peasant families all over the country, announced last Saturday that institution's CEO, Carlos Fernandes.
Luanda - Angola can achieve food self-sufficiency in five years, if it solves the problems of human capital, logistics and the market, said last Tuesday the minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Francisco de Assis.
Luanda - Angola annually needs 60 tonnes of fertilizers to develop agricultural activity, said last Monday, the minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, António Francisco de Assis.
Lubango - The deputy director-general of the Agrarian Development Institute (IDA) for the technical area, Tarciso João Baptista, encouraged last Saturday in Lubango City, southern Huila Province, the associated farmers to join the project of Mechanized Brigade of Agricultural Equipment for Harvesting, in order to minimize physical effort and increase productivity.
Luanda - Angolan minister of Agriculture and Fisheries António Francisco de Assis Wednesday said that his sector will sign soon an agreement with Navy.
Cuvango - About ten hectares are being prepared by the associated peasants in Cuvango River perimeter, southern Huila province, as part of the local programme to fight hunger and reduce poverty.