• 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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  • Babban Gona Farmer - Achieving his Dreams one season at a time!

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    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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    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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  • 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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  • 5 factors how to upscale farmers in Africa

    Increasing agricultural production and reduce misery among the rural population through the Cluster Farming approach Farmers in Africa are still among the poorest in the world. It’s hard for them to maximize th...
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  • 3i - Farmers Empowerment Hub - Inauguration @ Chimoio, Mozambique

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  • Smoked Fish

    Fish smoking is a method used in processing and preserving of fish. This business is predominant among rural smallholder fish farmers in southern coastal towns of rural Nigeria.The fish is washed, treated with salt to...
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  • Stimulating Economic Activities among Smallholder Farmers

    In what ways can investors and entrepreneurs stimulate local economies to benefit smallholder farmers in the rural areas so as to encourage them toward higher productivity?  
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  • Scaling Up Agricultural Output in Africa through Innovation & Technology

    Yemi Akinbamijo, executive director at the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa joins CNBC Africa to talk about unlocking Africa's agricultural potential through innovation, technology, and investment in the sect...
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  • UdderCheck Tackles Milk Quality in Rwanda

    In East Africa, mastitis, a bacterial infection of the udder, affects a third of the region’s 35 million cows. With the infection causing estimated net losses of more than $80 USD per cow each year, the total in...
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  • EthioChicken Hatches Plan to Improve Nutrition

    In Ethiopia, chickens provide an important source of protein and have the potential to improve household nutrition and farmer incomes. Although most rural families keep chickens, the dominant indigenous poultry breeds...
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  • Makona River Rice Farm

    Makona River Rice Farm in in need of a TRACTOR and a plow, for our 2017 farming season expansion. I have process 300 acres of land with rice and I am really in need of a TRACTOR and plows. I don't care if it's a new o...
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  • Makona River Rice Farm

    Hi Everyone, I am in need of a TRACTOR , plow and some advice to  how I can expand my rice Farm in Liberia, Lofa County. I will accept any idea from you guys with a lot of experience. My target is 2,000 acres of ...
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  • Dry Land Smallholder Farmers Innovative Technology.

    Makuueni County smallholder farmers surfer climate change challenges and also prolonged drought. Ordinarily, they plant never to harvest whenever rains fail. The government policy is to provide them with relief food w...
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  • Graduate Farmer Initiative,  empowering the youth in Kenya  from becoming job seekers to creators through agribusiness

    Graduate Farmer is a Social Enterprise located in Eldoret created with the main aim of empowering the youth and in Kenya with Agricultural Information, Technical "Know How" Farming skills, Practical Crop and Animal Ma...
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  • Field to packhouse bar code scanning improving packhouse traceability

    Field to packhouse bar code scanning improves packhouse traceability and makes easy work of managing and monitoring fresh produce inventory and traceability through bar code traceability.  Barcodes, scanning, and...
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  • Introduction of Improved Shrimp Broodstock to Bangladesh

    http://moanatechnologies.com/ Bangladesh produces approximately 70,000 tons of Tiger shrimp for export with export earnings of 550 million dollars annually. The majority of production is produced by small farmers....
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  • Pathogen Free Black Tiger Shrimp

    Moana Technologies LLC, a Hawaii-based genetic improvement company, will increase black tiger shrimp production in Bangladesh, a Feed the Future priority country, by 40 to 60 percent. Moana is introducing its specific...
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  • Using simple but appropriate technologies to raise rural milk producers income.

    Shree Kamdhenu Electronics Pvt. Ltd. (SKEPL having brand name –“AKASHGANGA”) was founded in 1996 to provide the Indian dairy sector with more efficient and transparent milk collection equipment. The ...
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