Ivory Coast: Women farmers plant organic crops to lift themselves out of poverty

“It’s a profitable activity!” Rejoices Agathe Vanié, a farmer by profession: like her, thousands of women in rural Ivory Coast have turned to organic food crops to gain a rare financial autonomy in their lives. Sitting in its store, Agathe … Continue reading Ivory Coast: Women farmers plant organic crops to lift themselves out of poverty

Ghana: Poultry Farmers Association urges gov’t to build more warehouses for maize storage

The President of the Greater Accra Poultry Farmers Association has called on the government to build more warehouses to store maize. According to, Michael Nyarko-Ampem, the move will help in stabilising the prices of the commodity. Over the past few … Continue reading Ghana: Poultry Farmers Association urges gov’t to build more warehouses for maize storage

Business mogul McDan and tech experts share insights on transformation of the SME space

MTN Ghana has hosted seasoned business professionals in the SME and digital space as they shared valuable insights on how SMEs in Ghana and Africa can grow their businesses through the digitalisation of their operations. Speaking on the theme Accelerating … Continue reading Business mogul McDan and tech experts share insights on transformation of the SME space

Ghanaian and Italian agribusinesses anticipate proactive partnerships after agribusiness Digital Lab

Ghanaian and Italian agribusiness firms have held promising business-to-business (B2B) meetings through the Ghana-Italy Agribusiness Digital Lab, organized by the Italian Trade Agency (ITA) virtually. Over 50 Ghanaian-led agro companies participated in the meetings with a focus on having in-depth … Continue reading Ghanaian and Italian agribusinesses anticipate proactive partnerships after agribusiness Digital Lab

Process OFSP into flour as a value addition component – Kongor to agribusiness players

A research scientist at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research-Food Research Institute (CSIR-FRI), Dr. John Edem Kongor, is urging players within the agribusiness industry especially food processors and value chain actors to process Orange-Fleshed Sweet Potato (OFSP) into flour … Continue reading Process OFSP into flour as a value addition component – Kongor to agribusiness players