Category Archives: Agriculture

MINEPDED SW Staff Enlightened on ABS Process in Cameroon Divisional Delegates, Regional Chief of Services and other staff of the Southwest Regional Delegation of the Ministry of Environment, Protection of Nature and Sustainable Development (MINEPDED) have been schooled on the Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) Initiative and their role in its implementation. Shancho Ndimuh These […]

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Kumba Cautioned Against Unsustainable Activities At Lake Barombi

The population of Kumba, Meme Division of Southwest Cameroon, have been reprimanded to shun activities that contribute to the depletion of Lake Barombi. Southwest Regional Delegates of Environment, Protection of Nature and Sustainable Development, Tourism and Leisure and Arts and Culture made the call, Monday May 22, 2017, while celebrating the 25th world biodiversity day. […]

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Bitter Kola Hunt In Lebialem: The Sweet-Bitter Tale Of A Czech

My name is Anna Manourova and I’m a Master’s student from Czech University of Life Sciences Prague. I came to Lebialem in search of bitter kola and luckily ERuDeF gave me a supportive hand! Garcinia kola from the Clusiacea family is an agroforestry tree native to West Africa. It is being referred to as the […]

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Modern Oil Mills, Improving Living Standards in the Lebialem Highlands

Communities within the Lebialem Highland Conservation Complex have been testifying the goodness of industrial oil mills installed by the Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) and partners between2011 and 2013. In the Besali community in Tofala, the life of the people has not been the same since the installation of a 1.8 tons daily processing […]

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Pig Farmers Learn Modern Breeding Techniques

Some 70 pig farmers in the South West Region recently learnt modern breeding techniques that would ensure improved production. By Azore Opio The farmers learnt the modern techniques at a workshop organised in Buea by FAAFNET (Forestry, Agriculture and Fishery Network) in collaboration with Big Dutchman, a German pig equipment-manufacturing firm. “For farmers to score […]

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