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Farmers’ platform forest products training ends

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The National Farmers' Platform, in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organisation on Monday concluded a two-day training for more than 20 women farmers on processing forest products into food items.
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Wrong place at the wrong time

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She paced the corridor of the prison for the umpteenth time trying to make sense of the information she had but couldn't put the facts right. It was Tuesday, 13 February and her second visit to the State Central Prison in as many days, yet she still had more questions than answers.
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Diabetes and healthy eating

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Friday, November 14, was World Diabetes Day. The WDD campaign is led by the International Diabetes Federation and its member associations. The Day is used to engage millions of people worldwide in diabetes advocacy and awareness. It was created in 1991 by the IDF and the World Health Organisation in response to growing concerns about the escalating health threat that diabetes now poses.
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Charlie: of cultures and humour

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The fact that Charlie Hebdo won't make cartoons about the Holocaust nor would an American director joke about the assassination of his President shows that as sacred as freedom of expression may be it still has its limits. It's a federal offense to threaten the President in the United States of America.
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The Rice Story: The need for a planned and programmed production approach part 4

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A review must be made of experiences gained in rice production across the country and an analysis of factors contributing to or constraining success...
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