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

BASPAG partners with AWIA to build capacity for women-led MSMLES in the agribusiness sector

The Business Advisory Service Providers of Ghana (BASPAG) has partnered with African Women in Agribusiness (AWIA) to build capacity for its members with the purpose of advancing the Agribusiness Sector through Business Advisory Services focusing on Women-led Micro, Small, Medium … Continue reading BASPAG partners with AWIA to build capacity for women-led MSMLES in the agribusiness sector

Kenya: Agric Ministry develops youth programme to address agribusiness challenges

The Agriculture Ministry, Kenya, has developed the Enable Youth Programme (EYP) to address challenges affecting youth in agribusiness. Speaking on Spice FM, CAS Anne Nyaga said the EYP was reached on following countrywide consultation on ills affecting youth eyeing agribusiness. … Continue reading Kenya: Agric Ministry develops youth programme to address agribusiness challenges

United States’ Feed the Future Program helps Agribusiness Sector in Ghana

The U.S. government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), hosted a virtual learning event culminating a seven-year, $41.6 million U.S. government-funded Feed the Future Agricultural Development and Value Chain Enhancement (ADVANCE II) activity. During the event, participants … Continue reading United States’ Feed the Future Program helps Agribusiness Sector in Ghana

Philippines: Millennial farmer’s passion for growing own food motivated him to establish a farm

Growing up in the province of Albay, Emilio “Emil” Climaco has been exposed to agriculture at an early age. It has also taught him how to appreciate nature. Over time, it was this experience that inspired him to become a … Continue reading Philippines: Millennial farmer’s passion for growing own food motivated him to establish a farm

AgroMach Africa 2020: Nigeria, 25+ other countries meet to discuss Africa’s mechanisation problems

Agribusiness leaders from Nigeria and over 25 other countries met at the 2020 edition of Africa’s exclusive tractor, agri-machinery and technology show, AgroMach Africa, which held virtually on December 9 and 10. AgroMach, an initiative of the TAB Group, is … Continue reading AgroMach Africa 2020: Nigeria, 25+ other countries meet to discuss Africa’s mechanisation problems

Reasons your finest professionals are moving into Agri-Industry as Entrepreneurs

Nowadays, professionals in the so-called white-colour jobs or customary in-demand disciplines are turning to Agriculture. Name them  — Doctors, Engineers, Teachers, Nurses, Bankers, etc. — are gradually drifting into the agricultural industry as a better option at the peak of their … Continue reading Reasons your finest professionals are moving into Agri-Industry as Entrepreneurs