Chinese Engineering Firm and Zambia Ink Agreement on Farming Project

China Railway Seventh Group on Tuesday [21 November 2017] signed an agreement with the Zambian government for the start of infrastructure development on a farming block situated in the northern part of the country. The signing of the 393-million-US dollar Agricultural Infrastructure Development Project for the 200,000 hectares of Kalungwishi Farm Block in Mporokoso district

Brunei and China’s Yuan Longping High-Tech Agriculture Sign Cooperation Agreement

Brunei’s Department of Agriculture and Agrifood, Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism (MPRT) and China’s Yuan Longping High-Tech Agriculture Co Ltd, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the field of agriculture. According to local media on Tuesday [21 November 2017], the signing of the MoU aims to strengthen and advance cooperation

China-Uganda South-South Cooperation Phase 2 Project Helps Train 3,000 Ugandan Farmers

The Ugandan government on Friday [10 November 2017] hailed the China-Uganda South-South Cooperation Phase 2 (SSCP2) project for boosting agribusiness production and productivity among small farmers in the country. Christopher Kibazanga, the state minister for agriculture, said the two-year SSCP2 project with the backing of the UN Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) has contributed towards

Hunan Fisheries Science Fellow Teaches Classes in Ethiopia

He Wang, a 53-year-old research fellow from the Hunan Fisheries Science Institute, returned once again to Ethiopia on October 16, where she has been teaching fish-farming since 2003. During all these years in Ethiopia, He helped build the country’s first standardized aquaculture base, mentored more than 3,000 students, and is about to publish the country’s

Chinese Hybrid Rice Experts Train Pakistani Agriculture Scientists

A group of Chinese agriculture experts, comprising 12 hybrid rice scientists, arrived here Tuesday [12 September 2017] to train local scientist and farmers on hybrid rice cultivation technologies to improve per acre crop productivity. The Chinese scientists are scheduled to train 30 Pakistani agriculture scientists, selected from all the four provinces…Full Article: The News International

China to Construct Road for Madagascan Egg Producers

The Chinese government will fund the construction of a road for egg producers in Madagascar, representatives from the two countries confirmed during a signing ceremony for the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) of the project in Antananarivo, Madagascar’s capital…Full Article: Xinhua Aug 2017 Key Point As a result of the agreement signed between the Madagascar government

Azerbaijan Seeks Chinese Investment in its Silk, Tea, and Cotton Industries

Azerbaijan develops its agricultural cooperation with China in new dimensions as it does in all other spheres of the economy. Deputy Minister of Agriculture Ilham Guliyev made the remark at a meeting with a Chinese delegation led by the chairman of the Board of the Beijing-based Norinco International Cooperation Ltd, Wang Yitong…Full Article: AzerNews Aug

Chinese Agriculture Specialists Train Farmers in Benin

Chinese farming experts have started here a 10-day training program for Benin’s gardeners, farmers, poultry producers and technical supervision officials. The Chinese Ministry of Commerce, the pilot center for Chinese farming techniques in Benin and Benin’s Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fishery are joint organizers of the training program…Full Article: Xinhua Aug 2017 Key Point