This Week Trends
In order for Nigeria and Africa to achieve their food security goals, a great deal of consideration needs to be given to digital and precision agriculture. Increased productivity, efficiency and greater profit can be achieved with the application of...
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 – become abundantly clear. What’s wrong with a little caution? Plenty, according to Matt Bechdol, president of GeoSilos,...
Chi Farms Limited has announced landmark ten years of business relationship with Aviagen this week, the global market leader in poultry genetics and owner of the popular 'Arbor Acres' broiler brand. A direct result of this partnership has made...
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- Capacity Building
- Climate change
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- Crop farming
- Drone technology
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- farm mechanisation
- Fish farming
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Hot Stuff Coming
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...
An outbreak of the dreaded Avian Influenza popularly known as Bird Flu has been recorded in the Northern part of Nigeria. This was confirmed...
Corn, Soyabeans and other commodity prices are continue to decline as against the rising cost of inputs, it is imoerative to develop new farming...
A container farming company, a motorbike delivery service and an online medical procurement platform went home as the winners at the 2016 She Leads...
The official launch of Fendt machines in Africa will take place at the NAMPO Harvest Day in Bothaville, South Africa. Four tractors from the...
The MasterCard Foundation is partnering with Michigan State University (MSU) for the AgriFood Youth Opportunity Lab, a five-year, $13 million collaboration. This partnership will support...
Olushola Fadairo, University of Ibadan Nigeria recently began a fresh effort to ascertain its climate change obligations under the Paris Agreement - a global action...
The Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute(ARMTI) is poised to boost rural development and reduce poverty through initiatives focused on empowering rural women and...
Aflatoxin in food was among the prominent issues discussed at the recent First All-Africa Postharvest Congress and Exhibition held in Nairobi, Kenya, from 28th...
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...