Demand-driven breeding through a gender lens: Experiences from Zimbabwe

Discussions on gender integration in conventional breeding is not new. These talks started in the 1980’s when women farmers were integrated into on-station and on-farm breeding activities. Currently, gender integration has shifted from mainly involving women and men farmers to include other value … Continue reading Demand-driven breeding through a gender lens: Experiences from Zimbabwe

Cape Coast Tech University farm set to open soon – Prof. JD Owusu-Sekyere hints

The Vice-Chancellor of the Cape Coast Technical University, Rev. Prof. Ing. Joshua Danso Owusu-Sekyere has hinted at the commencement of University Farms to provide services and training in Agricultural Engineering in and outside the University. Prof. Joshua Danso Owusu-Sekyere noted … Continue reading Cape Coast Tech University farm set to open soon – Prof. JD Owusu-Sekyere hints

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology takes steps to transform Ghana’s hatchery industry

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), would not relent in working with stakeholders to provide practical-based solutions to transform the hatchery industry, Professor Ellis Owusu-Dabo, the Pro-Vice-Chancellor, has assured. “The core values of the University are inhibited … Continue reading Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology takes steps to transform Ghana’s hatchery industry

Nigeria: Youth with high social-emotional skills succeed in Agriculture – study reveals

A young Nigerian animal production graduate and a manager at a national milk production company in Iseyin, Saheed Babajide, is a beneficiary of the government’s youth agriculture intervention programme. But he feels he received almost no training during the three … Continue reading Nigeria: Youth with high social-emotional skills succeed in Agriculture – study reveals