Farming News Daily This is the RSS syndication feed for Dairy farming Venture | dairy, the Illinois-based impact investment organization, has embarked on a new enterprise-based initiative to help small holder dairy farmers in emerging markets advance milk yields through knowledge, technology and capital, writes Sarah Mikesell, TheDairySite senior editor. 5mpublishing Thu, 06 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT AI for cattle Best insemination and agricultural practices are heading a development project aimed at increasing incomes for 2000 farmers in the Eastern Province. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 03 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Problems in the cattle industry Cattle keepers in Kigali have lost stock worth Rwf 167 million to Brucellosis, a cattle disease caused by the brucella abortus bacteria which leads to miscarriages in the animals. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 30 Mar 2012 00:00:00 GMT Pig farming boom Farmers in Rwamagana District are resorting to rearing pigs due to an increase in the demand for pork. Several years ago, pig-rearing was uncommon in the district as pigs were considered dirty. 5mpublishing Thu, 15 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMT Strong winds batter Eastern Cape tunnel farms “You just want to cry when you see this,” said Wendy Radue, an employee at Barbara Allen’s Murambi Roses (MR) near East London. Tue, 09 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMT Farming in Africa One of the keys to achieving food security in Africa is ensuring that its millions of smallholder farmers are able to produce enough food for their families plus a surplus to sell in local markets. To get a better idea of the challenge facing a typical African farm family, we've identified one through Farm Radio International, a Canadian organization that delivers information to farmers through 320 radio station partners in sub-Saharan Africa. We're going to keep track of her farm activities with regular updates over the next few months. albertafarmeaxpress Thu, 19 May 2011 00:00:00 GMT