He assured the farmers that there is enough time to plant both rice and soya beans
and that seeds are available at subsidised price.
Farmers from Budalangi constituency in Busia county have been urged to diversify and grow soya beans
due to high demand.
Qureshi, who is also the chairman of FAP, said China imported 95,000 million tons of soya beans
from America annually.
The demand for Capesize is facing headwinds, with Chinese iron ore imports down by 0.5percent for the first 10 months, while the Panamax long-haul trade of soya beans
from the US Gulf to China is expected to fall well short of last year.
I'm going to refer to the example of soya beans
to demonstrate the differences in policies that exist.
figure By LEOPOLD OBI Mary Kageya, 38, beams with joy as she winnows heaps of soya beans
she just threshed.A smallholder farmer in Mkemo village, Busia County, Kageya began growing the beans some six years ago, intercropping them with maize with much success.
China will import soya beans
from North Kazakhstan region.
Soya milk is basically a plant-based drink produced by soaking and grinding soya beans
. This drink is masked as a healthy food; it is a refreshing rich drink.
Good sources include linseed (flaxseed) oil, soya bean
oil, pumpkin seeds, walnut oil and soya beans
In a sense it is a shift towards the American soya beans
The EU's overdependence on imported protein crops, such as soya beans
for animal feed, can only be overcome by specific support for domestic cultivation under the new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), according to a draft report to be presented to agriculture MEPs, on 25 April.