A Partnership Programme on Moringa Value Chain Development Launched

A Partnership Programme on Moringa Value Chain Development Launched

24 February 2017, Arbaminch – HE Roman Tesfaye; First Lady of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia launched a partnership project of her office, the Bureau of Agriculture and Natural Resources of SNNPR and the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) that will jointly work on Moringa value chain development towards improving the nutrition status and economic empowerment of rural communities in Ethiopia with specific reference to women. The “Project for the Development of Moringa Value Chain (MVC) in Rural Communities in Ethiopia” is initiated by the Office of the…

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EIZ urges promotion of Moringa cultivation

EIZ urges promotion of Moringa cultivation

The Engineering Institution of Zambia says the Moringa tree, a ‘wonder’ plant with multiple functions, is a tool for rural development and can create wealth for poor farmers. Speaking during a special lecture on “The potential of the Moringa tree for poverty alleviation and rural industrialization”, EIZ president George Sitali said the level of awareness of the benefits of Moringa and its efficacy to expedite rural industrialization was too low… Read more at: http://www.postzambia.com/news.php?id=18605#sthash.4vB9dnSs.n2m3Klp7.dpuf

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New, Useful Feature Of Moringa Seeds Revealed

New, Useful Feature Of Moringa Seeds Revealed

Previous studies have shown that the extracts from seeds of the Moringa oleifera tree can be used for water purification. In a new study, researchers from Uppsala University show that the Moringa seeds can also be used for separation of different materials. Separation processes are very important in mining industries and the new knowledge could contribute to reduce the needs for expensive synthetic chemicals. Moringa trees are known as ‘miracle’ trees because of their many uses as food and as a source of oil. Seeds from the trees are also…

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