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A farmer prepares to open a cocoa pod in Ntui village

Exclusive – Cameroon Cocoa Exporters, Farmers Flee Crisis in Anglophone Region

By Ana Ionova and Josiane Kouagheu LONDON/DOUALA, Cameroon (Reuters) Cocoa firms operating in Cameroon have moved staff out of the Anglophone region of the country...
Chickens are seen at a poultry farm at Hartbeesfontein, a settlement near Klerksdorp, in the North West province

South African Farmers Play Chicken with Trump Tariffs

By Joe Bavier HARTBEESFONTEIN, South Africa (Reuters) Herman Pretorius is just the kind of white South African farmer U.S. President Donald Trump expressed concern for...
A farmer is seen in a green of cannabis plants in a field overlooking a lake in Yammouneh in West of Baalbek

Lebanese Cannabis Farmers Hope Legalisation May Bring Amnesty

BEKAA, Lebanon (Reuters) The contrast between the vibrant green of a cannabis field and the arid land nearby in Lebanon's Bekaa valley has for...
Grapes are pictured at the vines at the Philippe Gonet vineyard during the traditional Champagne wine harvest in Montgueux

French Champagne Makers See Stars Aligned for Record Harvest

REIMS, France (Reuters)  In the hilly region of Champagne in eastern France, winegrowers are bringing in grapes early this year for a harvest they expect...
Grape pickers harvest fruit from the vines at the Philippe Gonet vineyard during the traditional Champagne wine harvest in Montgueux

Santé! French Wine Output Set for Rebound as Harvest Races Ahead

PARIS/BORDEAUX, France (Reuters) French wine production should recover this year after a weather-ravaged 2017 campaign, forecasts on Friday showed, with a scorching summer boosting...
Cattle stand in an enclosure at the Adventure Farm during preparations for Green Week international food fair in Berlin

Germany Confirms Aid for Animal Feed after Drought

BERLIN (Reuters)  Germany has confirmed it will relax some environmental conservation rules to help farmers overcome a sharp rise in animal feed prices after this...