EXTENSIVE FORESTRY PLAN FOR SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS UNDER TANZANIA,FINLAND COLLABORATION

THE Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism and the Finnish Foreign Affairs Ministry have partnered for a commercial tree planting programme that seeks to increase rural farmers’ incomes. The programme, which is in its first phase running from 2014 to 2017, aims at increasing rural incomes in the Southern Highland areas by taking advantage of … Continue reading

More Tanzanian butterflies for world market

  Tanzania is embarking on enrolling more farmers on a butterfly breeding program in order to capture a larger share of butterfly exports on the world market.The butterfly business is a relatively low investment, high return venture and can significantly raise income levels among small holder farmers. Currently¬†¬†locally bred butterflies are exported to the UK, … Continue reading