• Short Summary

    INVESTIGATIONS INTO THE STATE OF ANGOLA'S AGRICULTURE ARE NOW BEING CARRIED OUT BY A COMMISSION FROM THE FOOD AND AGRICULTURAL ORGANISATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS.

  • Description

    INVESTIGATIONS INTO THE STATE OF ANGOLA'S AGRICULTURE ARE NOW BEING CARRIED OUT BY A COMMISSION FROM THE FOOD AND AGRICULTURAL ORGANISATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS.THE COMMISSION IS COMPOSED OF A PAKISTANI, AN IRISHMAN AND A GERMAN, ACCOMPANIED BY A LEADING ECONOMY OFFICIAL FROM PORTUGAL.A REPORT WILL BE SUBMITTED TO THE UNITED NATIONS SEEKING THE ORGANISATION HELP IN DEVELOPING THE COUNTRY'S AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY.

    VACCINES PRODUCED AT THE CENTRAL LABORATORY OF ANIMAL PATHOLOGY ARE SENT FROM NOVA LISBOA TO ALL PARTS OF AFRICA.THE RESEARCH AND MANUFACTURING PROCESSES WERE EXPLAINED TO THE FAO COMMISSION WHEN THEY TOURED THE LABORATORY WITH ITS DIRECTOR.IN THE SAME AREA IS AN ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION CENTRE THROUGH WHICH 900 COWS HAVE BEEN USED IN EXPERIMENTS WITH PRIZE BULLS FROM DIFFERENT PARTS OF THE WORLD IN AN ATTEMPT TO PRODUCE A BREED SUITABLE FOR THE ANGOLA CLIMATE.

    ANOTHER VISIT TOOK THE FAO COMMISSION TO THE ANGOLA AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE WHICH IS UNDERTAKING A COMPREHENSIVE EXAMINATION OF THE INDUSTRY THROUGH A SERIES OF STUDY CENTRES ESTABLISHED THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY.HERE, THE VISITORS WERE ABLE TO TALK TO LOCAL EXPERTS WHO COULD EXPLAIN THE NEEDS OF A FAST-DEVELOPING INDUSTRY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA14JC8MDGHM2UQ5VJB8ZBC3THE
    Media URN:
    VLVA14JC8MDGHM2UQ5VJB8ZBC3THE
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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