Subsistence farmers in Grand Bassa are calling for more support from the government and international partners to boost their businesses and reduce poverty in rural areas.
A female Liberian agriculturist, Zobo Luther, has underscored the need for increased citizens’ involvement in agriculture, if Liberia is to become self-sustainable in food production.
Travelers arriving at the Roberts International Airports often face unnecessary hassles and procedures lacking transparency from airport screeners
As a country that missed out on achieving Goal 2 of the Millennium Development Goals: Reducing hunger by half by 2015, the road to achieving Zero Hunger by 2030 might prove a bumpy one for Africa’s oldest republic.
The Liberia Agricultural Commodity and Regulatory Authority has announced that is has begun reopening government farms across the country.
In Harper, almost all aspects of the economy are dominated by Liberia’s neighbor, Ivory Coast, according to interviews with local trade groups in the city.
In Liberia, the provision of school meals has depended almost entirely upon the importation of food, thereby offering nothing to struggling farmers and agro-enterprises.
Liberia’s Agriculture Minister, Mogana S. Flomo, Jr., has pledged his government’s support to farmers’ cooperatives as a way of fulfilling his vision of making Liberia food-sufficient within four years.