• Here's an innovative and sustainable agribusiness idea

    A Forest Garden is a locally-appropriate, multi-layered system of farm production.  It combines diverse varieties of crops and trees that enable families to fulfill their subsistence needs and access new market o...
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  • Call for applications: Executive Training on Sustainable Investments in Agriculture, June 19-29, 2018

    Download the 2018 Executive Training Brochure here. The application is available here. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis; the final application deadline is March 31, 2018. Applicants are strongly encour...
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  • World Food Day 2017 SDG2: Zero Hunger Changing the future of migration, Invest in Food Security and rural Development

    If women had the same access to productivity as men they could increase yields in their fields by 20-30%. This alone would raise total agricultural output in developing countries (Nigeria included) by 2.5-4%, which wo...
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  • World Food Day 2017 SDG2: Zero Hunger  Changing the future of migration, Invest in Food Security and rural Development  Food Security; The place of Teenagers

    The average farming age in Nigeria is between 61 and 65years and the average age is 24 years . Our visit to St Mulumba Catholic College in Ile-ife an ancienty city where most household have in recent times practiced f...
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  • Nigeria: Results of a smallholder segmentation survey

    Hello! Here is a great article about a segmentation survey of smallholder farmers in Nigeria: http://www.cgap.org/publications/national-survey-and-segmentation-smallholder-households-nigeria?lipi=urn%3Ali%3Apage%3A&he...
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  • Youth Agric Festival on Agribusiness

    The YFarm Youth Agric Festival was organised to promote youth agric enterprises, build capacities of young people in the agric sector and engage with relevant stakeholders. The organizers goal was to promote a youth-l...
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  • This is our blog for local entrepreneurs producing locally

    Hello,   *     http://www.madein243.wordpress.com/   And this is our website, soon to be up and running   *     manitechcongo.com
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  • Teenage Enlightenment

    How do we as young agroprocessing and farming advocates get teens to choose agric related careers. lots of teenagers dont see the beauty in agriculture. based on happenings in your vicinity how do you suggest their at...
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  • CAMEROON COCOA EXPORTER LOOKS FOR MARKET ABROAD

    FI.MO.AT-C.I.G ENGAGES IN COCOA BEAN EXPORT AND LOOKS FOR PARTNERS ABROAD TO SELL ITS PRODUCTS. The most important Cameroon cash crop cocoa, is grown in central and southern regions, as well as in the South west re...
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  • Palm Fruits Processing

    Palm fruits are very common across the West African region, Malaysia, Indonesia and some Latin American region. Its economic benefits and uses are enormous. From this wonder fruits quite a number of economic product...
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  • COMMERCIAL POULTRY FARM EQUIPMENT

    This broiler poultry farm is specially equipped to condition the atmosphere and temperature of the farm to optimum level such that within 45 days the average weight of your chicken is more than 2.5kg. In other word, w...
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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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  • Human urine better than fertilizer - Experts

    Human urine better than fertiliser, expert saysJuly 8, 2017Agency Report Fertiliser bags   An environmental engineer, Isaac Bryant, on Saturday urged the conversion of human urine into fertiliser and other p...
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  • TURNING WASTES INTO WEALTH

    Do you know that you can turn those wastes around you into wealth? Every community whether rural or urban generates quite a lot of wastes daily from homes, offices and farms. Instead of allowing these wastes to const...
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  • CLIMATE/ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT: PROCESSING WASTE INTO FERTILIZER

    Waste management have recently become a major challenge in many urban towns in Africa. It is common to see household wastes dumped inside gutters, natural water ways, streets, etc. This no doubt constitutes serious se...
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  • Many Uses of Potatoes

    Potatoes are food crops found in many countries of the world. It serves as food and raw materials for many homes and  industries. With an innovative technology there are so many food and other products that can b...
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  • We should adopt these "orphan crops"

    Highly nutritious, easy to grow, accessible to developing nations, and generally ignored.  Of the world's 30,000 edible plants, we generally eat only 30 of them.  795 million people are still hungry.  h...
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  • Pineapples, Cashew and Cocoa Cooperative farmers

    We are Cooperative farmers in Besease Amanfrom at Oboadaka near Nsawam in Eastern Region of Ghana, we are looking for grants to expand our operations to meet our target market both local and International.
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  • AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS PROCESSING CONSULTANCY SERVICES

    Are you a farmer with high produce yield and want to expand into processing or you are an entrepreneur and want to set up agricultural products processing factory in small, medium or commercial scale? Are you an agri...
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  • PALM OIL TO BIO-DIESEL PLANT

    This plant processes red palm oil into bio-diesel. Palm trees are very useful economic trees of which its various component/parts can be processed into various useful end products and raw materials for homes and othe...
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