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    10 regions appeal for 28,000 tons of food 

    This article reports on wide spread food shortages in 10 regions across Tanzania and the government’s response to resulting crisis. Interviews with local government officials reveal that food shortages are the result of ...
    Author: Navuri, Angel; peter, felister
    Publishing Date: 2009-05-18
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    10-year agricultural, food investment plan unveiled 

    The government yesterday unveiled a 10 years Agricultural and Food Security Investment Plan (TAFSIP) for 2011-12 to 2020-21 to address the core national problems of poverty and food shortages in rural areas and promote ...
    Author: Domasa, Sylvester
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-11
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    106bn/- budgeted to turn Morogoro region into national granary 

    The government is set to spend 105.5bn/- in implementing the idea of making Morogoro the main food reserve region in the country. According to Agriculture, Food and Cooperatives deputy minister Dr. David Mathayo,responding ...
    Author: The Guardian Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2009-07-15
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    14th Africa Regional Training Africa Regional Training Course on Vegetable Crops Course on Vegetable Crops Production & Research 

    Course announcement on Vegetable crops production and research from The World Vegetable Center in Madiira campus Arusha from July 3 to November 2018.The intensive training is offered to African professionals who currently ...
    Author: The World Vegetable Center
    Publishing Date: 2008
    Publisher: The World Vegetable Center
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    Document type: Presentation

    20 illegal produce markets at border posts deny govt massive revenue 

    The aim of this sutdy was to increase the volume and value of exports from Tanzania rapidly. Over 20 markets located at the country’s borders are reported to have increased the illegal sale of crops to neighbouring countries ...
    Author: Makene, Prosper
    Publishing Date: 2013-08-26
    Publisher:
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    2011 Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Tanzania 

    This report documents the results of Promar Consulting’s investigation of current trends and issues in Tanzania’s agricultural sectors as well as developments in rural investment and inclusive business models, as part of ...
    Author: Promar Consulting
    Publishing Date: 2012-03
    Publisher: Promar Consulting
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    Document type: Research report

    2014/15 Tanzania annual agricultural survey report 

    The purpose of the Annual Agricultural Sample Survey is to provide more timely and accurate estimates of area and production for major crops and livestock in the URT regions. The size of the crops and numbers of animals ...
    Author: Ministry of agriculture, livestock and fisheries
    Publishing Date: 2016-09
    Publisher: The United Republic of Tanzania
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    Document type: Statistics

    2500 Lindi farmers trained on modern commercial farming 

    A total of 2,500 farmers engaged in sesame and sorghum production in eleven wards of Kilwa and Lindi district have trained to shift from traditional to modern commercial farming to boost their economic. This was said by ...
    Author: Philemon, Beatrice
    Publishing Date: 2012-05-14
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    2bn/- set aside to support coffee farmers 

    This daily news article talks about the government plans to offer coffee farmers with 2bn/- worthy input subsidies to help them cope with the effects of falling coffee price in the world market. The falling coffee price ...
    Author: Lyimo, Henry
    Publishing Date: 2013-07-22
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    $2m agro-project to be consolidated 

    The article reports on the strengthening of a USD 2 million, 5 year United Nations Development Program (UNDP) institutional capacity building project signed in 2011 with the government of Tanzania. The project is to be ...
    Author: Kasumuni, Ludger
    Publishing Date: 2014-03-06
    Publisher: The Citizen
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    3.5 M Kenyans likely to depend on food imports from Tanzania 

    The daily newspaper published this article which state findings of a survey done in Kenya on food security. The report highlights that 3.5 people in Kenya will be starving if they will not get urgent food support because ...
    Author: The Daily News Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-07-05
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    30,000 sunflower farmers ink pact with 7 oil firms 

    According to the guardian newspaper, rural livelihood Development Company organised a two day national market development forum which brought together sunflower farmers. During that forum it was said that more than 27,000 ...
    Author: The Guardian Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2013-03-07
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    500 youths gain from entrepreneurial and agricultural training 

    N500 youths from across the country have benefited from agricultural entrepreneurship training provided to them by Sokoine University Graduate Entrepreneurs Cooperative (SUGECO) and the Rufiji Basin Development Authority ...
    Author: Mbago, Getrude; Mbago, Getrude
    Publishing Date: 2017-10-13
    Publisher: Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    500bn/- needed for increased agricultural production 

    The Agricultures minister said in order for agriculture to have impact the government has to allocate 500 Bn for irrigation on yearly bases. Speaking during rice and market development international workshop and reported ...
    Author: Tambwe, Masembe
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-15
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    560m/- pilfered through suspect receipt system 

    Daily news article reports that more than 560m/- has been stolen from farmers' earned cash in Mtwara by primary society’s leaders and senior government officials at regional level. No explanations neither accountability ...
    Author: Rugonzibwa, Pius
    Publishing Date: 2009-11-27
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    $600m boost for agriculture 

    According to this 2011 article the Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF) has received USD 600 million in funding from The United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DfID), The World Bank and Danish ...
    Author: Mbalamwezi, John
    Publishing Date: 2011-08-29
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    9.6bn/- cashew nuts lying in godowns 

    The Guardian article reports that only 15% of the 9,000 tonnes of cashew nuts worth 9.6bn/- bought from growers in the Coastal region between October last year and that the remaining 8,000 tones are lying in godowns for ...
    Author: Lugungulo, Amri
    Publishing Date: 2012-04-10
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    ABSA stakes aside USD50m for Tanzania farmers 

    This 2011 newspaper article by the Citizen reports on a new finance circle to support small scale farmers in Tanzania. The circle will also cover food processors, exporters and importers of agricultural equipment in a move ...
    Author: Philemon, Beatrice
    Publishing Date: 2011-06-20
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    ACAI sets-up 563 trials in Nigeria, Tanzania to solve cassava agronomy puzzle 

    This article tells about the 563 trials set in 2016 by Africa Cassava Agronomy Initiatives in Nigeria and Tanzania to solve cassava agronomy puzzle. The trials were part of the broader initiative by the research community ...
    Author: Smart Money Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2017-02-14
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Access and use of agricultural information and knowledge in Tanzania 

    The purpose of this study is to assess access to and use of agricultural knowledge and information in the rural areas of Tanzania. Semi-structured interviews Focus groups and participatory techniques were used to collect ...
    Author: Lwoga, Edda Tandi; Stilwell, Christine; Ngulube, Patrick
    Publishing Date: 2011-02-20
    Publisher: Library Review
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    Document type: Research report