Africa Commodity News: Uganda Calls Cops to Ensure Vanilla Crop

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Authorities in Africa’s second-biggest vanilla producer have enlisted police services to ensure farmers of the spice don’t harvest premature pods and hurt Uganda’s reputation as a top-quality grower.

The agriculture ministry directed farmers to pick the expensive pods over…

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