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Mangrove Paradise Seeks US$2M for Agriculture, Tourism

Mrs. Pinky Bemah Goll, a farmer, is seeking to boost agriculture and tourism in the mangrove swamp along the Robertsfield Highway, Montserrado County, as...

8 Contractors Benefit from MOA/SAPEC US$3.3M Contract Awards

The Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) through the Smallholder Agricultural Productivity Enhancement and Commercialization (SAPEC) project on Monday, December 24, 2018, signed and awarded over...

4-H Liberia Director Calls on GOL to Support Student Agro Programs

The National Director of 4-H Liberia, G. Umaru Sheriff, has called on the Government of Liberia to provide support to his organization to enhance...

Forum on Promoting Entrepreneurship and Competitive SME Agribusinesses in Liberia Sponsored...

On Monday 17 December, the World Bank Group and the UK Embassy, Monrovia co-sponsored a forum on Promoting Entrepreneurship and Competitive SME Agribusinesses in...

China Builds Capacity of School Drop-outs, Others

By Samuel G. Dweh (freelance journalist 0886-618-906/0776-583-266; [email protected]) One of China’s representative "technical training" units—companies—in Liberia, under the China-Liberia Friendship, has absorbed dozens of young...

U.S. to Support Pro-Poor Agenda with U$112 M in Aid

The Government of the United States has announced its intention to support Liberia’s Pro-Poor Agenda, with a planned budget of approximately U$112 million for...

TJAL Enterprise Launches New Agro-inputs Business

TJAL Enterprises on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, launched a new agro-inputs business to promote agricultural activities that would make the country food secured within...

A Challenge from Which the LBDI Cannot and Dare Not Shirk

Results of a 1978 World Bank commissioned study entitled “A Survey of Small Scale Liberian Enterprises” led to the eventual creation of the Small...

Welcoming LBDI’s Lending Shift to Manufacturing and Agriculture

Declarations by the President of the Liberia Bank for Development and Industry(LBDI), John B. S. Davies III, that the bank shall, in 2019, focus...

LBDI to Focus on Agriculture, Manufacturing for 2019

-Transitions to digital banking The President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Liberian Bank for Development and Investment (LBDI), John B. S. Davies III,...

“Data Is a Serious Problem for Agriculture Sector”

-Agriculture Minister Flomo Agriculture Minister Dr. Mogana Flomo says the lack of agriculture data remains a serious challenge to the sector, "because  data collection...

Deputy Minister Wolokolie Discusses Liberia’s Domestic Resource Mobilization Strategy

-At Addis Tax Initiative (ATI) Meeting in Paris Deputy Minister for Fiscal Affairs at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP), Samora P. Z....

FAO, MoA Inaugurate Veterinary Lab

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), through its Emergency Center for Transboundary Animal Diseases (ECTAD) program in collaboration with the...

JNB Foundation Launched

Former Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai (JNB) on Friday, November 30 officially launched the JNB Foundation to promote agriculture, health, youth and women's activities...

CNFA/LADA Certificate 49 Agro-Inputs Dealers

The Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA), through its implementing project the Liberia Agribusiness Development Activity (LADA), on Tuesday, November 27, certificated 49 agro-input...

50 Trained in Nutrition Sensitive Agriculture

More than 50 participants comprising farmers’ organizations, cooperating partners, local government officials, and Bong County Technical College students recently completed a three-day nutrition-sensitive agriculture...

Liberian-born American Footballer to Invest US$500k in Automated Chicken Farm

Considers staying and investing more Tamba Boimah Hali, a Liberian-born professional athlete who has plied his trade in the National Football League (NFL) of the...

ZOA Improves Food and Nutrition Security through Cassava Value Chain

The production and marketing coordinator of ZOA-Liberia, Michael Dey, has disclosed that his institution is working with smallholder farmers and processors in Liberia’s cassava...

ArcelorMittal, RICCE Conservation Agriculture Gains Momentum

By Ishmael F. Menkor The newly-introduced farming method known as “conservation agriculture” launched in Nimba by ArcelorMittal and the Rural Integrated Center for Community Empowerment...