Generation Africa is here with the third annual US$100,000 GoGettaz youth Agripreneur Prize Competition

The Generation Africa is here again with the third annual US$100,000 GoGettaz Agripreneur Prize Competition looking for young, agri-food change-makers with business models that can revolutionize food systems across the African continent. Returning for its third year, the ground-breaking US$100,000 … Continue reading Generation Africa is here with the third annual US$100,000 GoGettaz youth Agripreneur Prize Competition

AGRA’s VALUE4HER program poised to accelerate women’s agribusiness in Africa

Women play significant role in agriculture in Sub-Saharan Africa, providing up to 50% of the agricultural labor force by producing food while ensuring family nutrition and food security. But, as has been extensively documented, gender-based inequalities in access to and … Continue reading AGRA’s VALUE4HER program poised to accelerate women’s agribusiness in Africa

Agricuture teaches patience, it’s not fast money, John Dumelo to the youth

An Agripreneur, actor and philanthropist, John Dumelo, has indicated that “the most important thing about agriculture is funding …. Think big but start small.” John said this during an online Kosmos Innovation Centre (KIC) Fellowship Technical Session. The Kosmos Innovation … Continue reading Agricuture teaches patience, it’s not fast money, John Dumelo to the youth

Crops beyond cocoa trees offer revenue and diversification for Ghana’s agriculture sector

While cocoa remains the dominant source of agricultural export earnings, a number of other tree crops, including cashew, coffee, coconut, oil palm, mango, rubber and shea nut, have seen promising harvests over the past few years. In an effort to … Continue reading Crops beyond cocoa trees offer revenue and diversification for Ghana’s agriculture sector