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Zambia urged to export more farm produce

10:31 - Tue 15/04/2014

Vice-President Guy Scott has urged farmers in Zambia to export more farm produce for the country to increase foreign exchange earnings to help stabilise the volatile Kwacha an...

Record agriculture exports Nevada

10:11 - Tue 15/04/2014

Nevada’s food and agricultural exports in 2013 reached a milestone with sales surpassing 2012’s export sales by $19.5 million. Export sales in 2012 were $117.4 million while 2...

Financing for agri-business park Kenya

12:08 - Mon 14/04/2014

The World Bank will finance an agri-bussiness park in Kenya for horticultural farming. The government of Nyeri County, on the slopes of Mount Kenya, has set aside 295 acres fo...

Gambian horticulture works on sector plan

11:29 - Mon 14/04/2014

The Ministry of Agriculture through Horticulture Services recently gathered stakeholders in the horticulture sector to develop the National Horticulture Sector Master Plan (NH...

Updated report on Australian floriculture

11:17 - Mon 14/04/2014

The Floriculture Production industry in Australia has struggled against adverse trading conditions over the past five years, facing stagnant demand for flowers by co...

Big funding for Indian fresh produce portal

10:45 - Mon 14/04/2014

www.greencart.in, the Mumbai based online portal specializing in fresh produce and gourmet food has secured US $ 1.5 million in its first round of funding. The portal received...

More news from HortiBiz.com

10:44 - Mon 14/04Middle East hypermarket opens in Malaysia (The Star Online)

10:02 - Mon 14/04Logo helps boost exports to Asia (North Queensland Register)

12:24 - Fri 11/04Seaweed Zanzibar gets boost (HortiBiz)

11:15 - Fri 11/04Total Produce commits to sustainability (Fruitnet)

11:09 - Fri 11/04FAO condemns food waste (Agriland)

10:49 - Fri 11/04Horticulture threatened by fruit fly (The Northern Advocate)

10:42 - Fri 11/04Food shortage fears as govt cancels import permits (SW Radio Africa)

10:33 - Fri 11/04India tackles supply chain to cut food waste (The Financial Times)

08:29 - Fri 11/04Official opening project VGT (Kubo)

16:02 - Thu 10/04Giant vegetables are not appealing (Tuoi Tre News)

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Mission Produce to host charity event

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Ahold USA fills leadership position

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