• SEEDS Success Story: Agrodealer Amilcar Dalton

    Due to their small farm sizes, price sensitivity, and limited uptake of improved seeds and inputs, the smallholder market segment has been largely ignored in recent years, with seed companies preferring to focus on th...
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  • I am the driver of my own destiny - Célia Hortense Marlin Ribeiro

    An excerpt from the experience of Ms Célia Hortense Marlin Ribeiro, one of the successful entrepreneurs, created under 3I - Farmers Empowerment Hub program, funded by Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation in ...
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  • Seeking for partners and mentors

    We are a group of young people and women that is intending to start agribusiness investments as one of the solutions to alleviate poverty and empower the youth within our community. We have got various projects but we...
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  • BIOFUEL FROM PALM WINE

    This is palm wine, an alcoholic beverage derived from palm trees. This product is in abundant supply in the southern part of Nigeria especially in the Niger Delta region and some parts of Cameroon. Youth excessive ind...
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  • Discounts available: UC Berkeley Conference on Agrifood Supply Chains - April 18 - 20, 2017

    Hello! UC Berkeley is organizing a conference on Strategic Perspectives on Innovation in Agrifood Supply Chains: Profitability, Sustainability and Global Change from April 18 - 20, 2017, in Berkeley.   The progr...
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  • “Hub and Spoke” Model Works to Increase Incomes Across the Region

    Only around 5% of smallholder farmers in Mozambique use certified seed. One of the reasons for this is a lack of access: on average, farmers must travel around 80km to the nearest store selling certified seed - that&#...
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  • Digital Financial Services

    Digital Development for Feed the Future has just released an interactive online resource to complement The Guide to the Use of Digital Financial Services in Agriculture. The online resource serves as an interactive, s...
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  • Solving World Hunger: The Complexity of Simple Solutions.pdf

    Solving World Hunger: The Complexity of Simple Solutions - IFT.org Read about three organizations tackling food insecurity in very different ways. Purdue's PICS storage bags drastically reduce crop postharvest losses...
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  • Call for applications: Executive Training on Sustainable Investments in Agriculture, July 12-21, 2017

    The Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment (CCSI) is pleased to announce that applications are open for our Executive Training on Sustainable Investments in Agriculture, which will be held at Columbia University fr...
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  • Amatheon Agri Zambia - Factsheet

    Amatheon Agri Zambia is pleased to join the AgTechXChange community! Find out about our current operations in the factsheet attached.
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  • We are looking for partners

    Small-scale farming is the principal source of livelihood for many in Kenya. Agriculture provides 71 percent of employment and accounts for over 25 percent of Kenya‘s GDP. One of the best ways to increase the in...
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  • PROCESSING BIOFUEL FROM PALM TREES

    Palm trees are of various species such as Palmyra, date palms, coconut palm, wine palm, etc. Its sap yields alcoholic beverage which can be processed into ethanol fuel for running of various engines and cars. Fuel p...
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  • FARMERS EMPOWERMENT AND DEVELOPMENT

    Agriculture plays a crucial role and it is the backbone of the third world economies; providing food, raw materials and employment to a very large proportion of the population. The importance of agriculture cannot be...
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  • Some advice on marketing to the base of the pyramid from Nutrivida

    Nutrivida is a business in Costa Rica that sells fortified food to base of the pyramid customers. It outlines seven principles to follow when designing, marketing, and distributing your product that will help you sell...
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  • Group Integrity

    Group Integrity supports audit management, audit documentation, non-compliance follow-up, external reporting (market, certification) and internal quality verification system management processes (e.g. ICS, PGS, and GL...
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  • John Deere

    John Deere, a blacksmith and inventor, started his company in 1837 in Decatur, IL with his creation of the Self-Scouring Plow. Almost 200 years later, the company is still offering inventive technology to farmers. For...
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  • CHANGING PEOPLE'S MENTALITY FOR BETTER

    The big challenges of working or getting things done in Africa are, the slow process of getting things done and the corruption.  All American firms who are trying to accomplish their contractual responsibilities ...
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  • Regional Center for Horticulture Innovation for Southern Africa approved to be located at NRDC Lusaka

    Looking for Funding / partners   UC Davis California recently contracted Agrismart Zambia to establish the Regional Center for Horticulture Innovation for Southern Africa at NRDC Lusaka.   We are looking f...
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  • Stories about African cooperatives

    Hello - I am working on an publication and case study on cooperatives in Africa, with special interest in east Africa.   I would be most appreciative of any stories on the benefits of cooperatives. I am lookin...
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  • GENDER ANALYSIS: PIGEON  PEA VALUE CHAIN

    Download a report about the pigeon pea value chain in Malawi here. It researches the questions "Where and how can multipurpose legumes be scaled for sustainable intensification of maize systems in Malawi" and "What wo...
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