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Foreign investor buys stake in Mugabe dairy rival

A foreign investor has snapped up a 27% stake in Zimbabwe's second largest dairy company Dendairy...

By Memory Mataranyika 28 May 2015 09:24

Monsanto would sell Syngenta's seed business in merger

NEW YORK: US agriculture and seed giant Monsanto said Wednesday that it would sell Syngenta's seeds and traits assets to address regulatory concerns if the Swiss company accepts its takeover offer...

22 May 2015 09:15

Zimbabwe to import 700,000 tons of corn to avert hunger

HARARE: Zimbabwe will import 700,000 tons of the staple corn to avert hunger after annual crop yields shrunk by nearly half due to poor rains, the national television network reported on Tuesday...

7 May 2015 11:50

Mugabe admits land reform blunder

HARARE - Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has admitted he blundered by giving ill-equipped black farmers vast tracts of farmland seized from whites under his controversial land reforms...

3 Mar 2015 11:00

Swedish farmers' future turning sour as milk's popularity wanes

ENKOEPING, Sweden: Already feeling a Europe-wide price squeeze, Sweden's dairy farmers are also being cornered by dwindling milk consumption and legal tussles with boastful non-dairy competitors...

19 Feb 2015 14:24

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