Chinese Agriculture Delegation Holds Training Seminar in Angola

A delegation of seven Chinese agricultural experts are providing a two-week training program for Angolan technicians in central Angola’s Huambo city in efforts to help cultivate more local talents and strengthen agricultural cooperation between the two countries. The training, which started early this week, has attracted more than 20 Angolan agricultural technicians…Full Article: Xinhua Nov

Gambia’s President Meets with Top Chinese Officials to Discuss Agriculture Cooperation

China will promote cooperation with Gambia in agricultural technology, fishery processing, infrastructure development and tourism to achieve win-win results, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday [22 December 2017]. Li’s remarks came during a meeting with Gambian President Adama Barrow, who is on his first state visit to China since diplomatic relations were resumed last

Sinochem Group’s Modern Agricultural Platform (MAP) Service Launched in Anhui Province

The Sinochem Group has launched an intelligent agricultural platform in east China’s Anhui Province, which the major producer of chemicals and fertilizer hopes will help make farming work easier. An online-offline combination, it can provide a wide range of services ranging from seed selection to soil detection and machinery training…Full Article: Xinhua Dec 2017 Key

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

Ghana and China Hold Workshop on Solar Irrigation

Ghana needs to take advantage of China’s support to the South-South Cooperation to develop solar irrigation facilities for farmers across the country in the face of high power tariffs, an official of the Ghana Irrigation Development Authority (GIDA) said. This, the official believes, will enable the farmers remain profitable and competitive in their chosen vocation…Full

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