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Namibia reduces white maize grain imports by 52 per cent: Schlettwein

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RUNDU, 14 SEP (NAMPA) – Namibia reduced white maize grain imports by 52 per cent due to its record-breaking harvest of 98 824 tonnes during the 2022 harvesting and marketing season.
Minister of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform Calle Schlettwein said this during the 2023 National Agronomy and Horticulture Award ceremony held at the Mashare Irrigation Project in the Kavango East Region on Thursday.
“This achievement underscores the tireless efforts of the farmers and processors in striving to me ...