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

Apples at $1 apiece – how to successfully sell apples to Sub-Saharan Africa?

In an hour and a half interview with EastFruit about the specifics of doing business in fruit and vegetables in Sub-Saharan Africa, Artem Gudkov, co-founder of Global Ukrainian Distribution, Investment and Trading Company Limited (GUDIT), revealed several surprising aspects of … Continue reading Apples at $1 apiece – how to successfully sell apples to Sub-Saharan Africa?

Supermarkets discriminating against local egg suppliers – Poultry Farmers Association

Major supermarkets in the country are being accused of putting in place discriminatory barriers that hinder the ability of local producers of eggs to have their produce on their shelves. The comments come on the back of research conducted by … Continue reading Supermarkets discriminating against local egg suppliers – Poultry Farmers Association

Agribusiness prospects in East and Southern Africa: Investor shares his insights

Locally produced agricultural products to supply Angola’s retailers and animal feed for poultry and fishery companies. These are just two of the agribusiness opportunities in Southern and Eastern Africa, according to Henri de Villeneuve. De Villeneuve has decades of experience … Continue reading Agribusiness prospects in East and Southern Africa: Investor shares his insights