• 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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  • WASTE TO ENERGY/FUEL RESEARCH.

    We along with some engineers and professors from selected universities in Nigeria are exploring the possibility of delivering an innovative clean energy and fuel out of farm,household and office wastes for lighting, c...
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Sharing a Success Case Study: Bringing Food Safe Processing and Cold Storage Technology in Guatemala

    Guatemala is now positioned as the world’s third-largest exporter of peas, and indigenous farmers living in the highlands produce 99 percent of these peas. Guatemala’s participation in the global fresh veg...
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  • Cambodian 2016 Harvest Season Report - Eli Rice Seeder Effectiveness Assessment Study

    Brooklyn Bridge to Cambodia, org. (BB2C) is pleased to present the results of our recently completed six month 2016 Harvest Season Report prepared in collaboration with the Cambodian Ministry of Agriculture, Forest an...
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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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  • 3i - Farmers Empowerment Hub - Inauguration @ Chimoio, Mozambique

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  • AGRI-VISION

    AGRI-VISION is the idea developed by a group of 5 young people in Iringa Region in Tanzania. The project aims at integrating youth skills, education and experience to advance agricultural sector in Tanzania. We believ...
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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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  • 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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  • Uwaoma Anambra West Farmers Cooperative Union

    We are a group of smallholder rice farmers in a remote area in anambra state.I just saw your new technology in the use of rice seeder in cambodia and got interested.How can we get access to such technology since you s...
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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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