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Mr. Lesley Laurens Losper - Temporary Horticulture Specialist

Mr. Lesley Laurens Losper - Temporary Horticulture Specialist
Mr. Lesley Laurens Losper has joined the Namibian Agronomic Board (NAB) to fill the position of a Temporary Horticulture Specialist with effect from the 26 June 2017.

Lesley has an extensive academic knowledge and industry experience of having worked in the agriculture, education and environment sectors in Namibia. He received a BSc Agriculture degree from the University of Namibia, a Bachelor of Philosophy in Sustainable Development Management from the University of Stellenbosch, and is also a holder of a BSc Honours degree in Technology and Innovation Management from the University of Pretoria.

He has held staff positions at Meat Board of Namibia (Meat Classifier, 2001 -2002); Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry (Agricultural Economist, 2002 – 2005); Ministry of Education (Science and Technology Officer, 2005 – 2007); and Ministry of Environment and Tourism (Principal Conservation Scientist, 2007 – 2016). His career interest encompasses information management, communication, education and public awareness.

Being a horticulture producer from the Otavi mountain valley himself, Lesley brings with him a profound understanding of Namibia’s horticulture sector. We are delighted to welcome him on board the NAB Secretariat and wish him well in his new endeavor to serve the horticulture portfolio.

His contacts
Cell: +264 81 435 2718
Office line: +264 61 379501

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Latest News

30 Nov 2018

NAB BOARD INCREASES THE HORTICULTURE MARKET SHARE PROMOTION (MSP) FROM 44 to 47%

The Namibian Agronomic Board announced the increment of the Horticulture Market Share Promotion (MSP) at a Press Conference held in Windhoek last week.  The MSP policy was established by t
05 Nov 2018

MEGA- IRRIGATION FOOD PRODUCER AWARDED AT NATIONAL WORLD FOOD DAY EVENT

Marnus Strydom, Manager of the Mashare Irrigation Project in the Kavango-East region was crowned 2018 Mega-Irrigation farmer of the year. This award was presented during the World Food Day event he
01 Oct 2018

NAB AWARDS HORTICULTURE PRODUCERS AND TRADERS IN FRESH PRODUCE

The Namibian Agronomic Board (NAB) hosted the annual National Horticulture Day (NHD) on Wednesday, 26 September 2018 at Olushandja in Omusati region. Each year, the Namibian Agronomic Board (NA