Ari.farm, a new agritech app, is helping to bring nomadic livestock farmers into the digital economy. The idea, launched for farmers in Somali, was inspired...

Youth from all over Africa will come together in the first-ever African Youth Agripreneurs (AYA) Forum in Ibadan, Nigeria, on 25-26 April 2017. The...

Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), says billionaire businessman, Aliko Dangote, may become the largest exporter of rice in the world...

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has called for critical investments in agriculture and climate change relief to address the crisis in Africa’s strife-torn...

The Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment has approved the sum of N756.3 million for disbursement to 81 Nigerian innovators as part of...

Seed sector professionals have said that businesses selling improved varieties and high quality cassava stems for cultivation could help African farmers significantly raise their...

Despite international efforts to address food insecurity, around 108 million people in the world were severely food insecure in 2016, a dramatic increase compared...

The Federal Government says it will commence construction of irrigation facilities and feeder roads in seven states by May under its Agricultural Transformation Support...

Chi Farms  have successfully concluded the training and certification of a pilot group of small holder fish farmers. A group of 22 women was...

In order for Nigeria and Africa to achieve their food security goals, a great deal of consideration needs to be given to digital and...

BusinessDay, a leading business and financial daily is organizing the 2017 edition of the Agriculture & Food Security Summit themed; Rethinking Nigeria’s Agribusiness systems:...

Chi Farms Limited has announced landmark ten years of business relationship with Aviagen this week, the global market leader in poultry genetics and owner...

You’ve probably heard of farm-to-table, or even farm-to-fork, agricultural movements that emphasize the connection between producers and consumers. But what about factory farm-to-table? Spread, a...

BCC Research has published an important analysis of the development and prospects for the global precision farming technology market. The report assesses the latest thinking...

The 3rd edition of the AgroFood & PlastprintPack Nigeria conference is set to hold in Lagos at the Landmark Event Centre between 28 – 30...

Releaf, a big data web platform for private businesses in Nigeria, announced plans to raise $40,000 on crowdfunding platform, Indiegogo so its founder can...

The Federal Government in collaboration with Department of International Development (DFID) has mapped out strategies to empower poor farmers in the Niger Delta. Over 150,000...

The World Bank has approved a new loan totaling $250 million (Sh25.8 billion) to finance efforts to cushion Kenya's agricultural sector from adverse weather. The...

The Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL), says it will establish a 300 million dollar agribusiness loan project for young farmers...

Sitting on the sidelines sounds safe. Some farmers choose that tactic when it comes to technology. They watch and wait until the pros – and cons...