farmers

Kapako crop farmers not deterred by dry spell

by editor1 / Aug 21, 2019 / 0 comments

-Crop farmers in the Kapako Constituency of the Kavango West Region say they will not be deterred from working their fields in the coming rain season despite continued dry spells, which have left them with no harvest from the previous season.

Some farmers in northern Namibia say destocking is not a viable option

by editor1 / Aug 16, 2019 / 0 comments

-Some farmers in northern Namibia say the suggestion made to them to de-stock as a drought relief measure is not a viable option.

Government to provide subsidies to farmers planning to sell their cattle

by editor1 / Aug 14, 2019 / 0 comments

Government has promised to provide subsidies to farmers planning to sell their cattle to generate an income.

Erongo RED to subsidise electricity tariffs for pensioners and farmers affected by drought

by editor1 / Aug 02, 2019 / 0 comments

Erongo RED will subsidise electricity tariffs for pensioners and farmers affected by drought.

Otjohorongo farmers plead for special permission to return to NDF farm

by editor1 / Jul 20, 2019 / 0 comments

-Farmers from Otjohorongo in the Erongo Region, whose livestock were driven from a Namibian Defence Force (NDF) farm near Karibib, held a demonstration at Omaruru on Friday.

Kavango East farmers ask Government to lift timber harvest ban

by editor1 / Jun 27, 2019 / 0 comments

Farmers in the Kavango East Region are calling on government to lift the ban on transportation and marketing of already harvested timber.

Farmers urged to work together during drought

by editor1 / Jun 22, 2019 / 0 comments

Farmers have been urged to work together during the drought to ensure maximum production, job creation and return for the country.

DROUGHT | Karasburg East farmers ask to relocate to under-utilised resettlement farms

by editor1 / Jun 19, 2019 / 0 comments

-Farmers in the Karasburg East Constituency have called on the Government to allow them to relocate to resettlement farms that are underutilised.

Otjituuo farmers feed their livestock camelthorn pods due to drought

by editor1 / Jun 07, 2019 / 0 comments

-Farmers at Otjituuo in the Otjozondjupa Region are becoming desperate for assistance as severe drought continues to take a heavy toll on their livestock due to poor grazing.

Livestock farmers in northern regions compete for limited water points

by editor1 / Jun 04, 2019 / 0 comments

-Some livestock farmers from the four northern regions are now competing for limited water points, as most lakes have dried up due to drought.

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