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Afruibana

AFRUIBANA, an association of fruit producers and exporters from Cameroon, the Ivory Coast and Ghana was officially launched in Brussels during a visit by Cameroon Trade Minister, Luc Magloire Mbarga Atangana, to European institutions...
AGCO future farm

AGCO, a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment and solutions, welcomed delegates from 11 countries attending the Southern African Confederation of Agricultural Unions’ (SACAU) Young Agripreneurs Forum to its Future Farm in Zambia...

Pesticides are a double-edged sword: They make farming more productive, but they can harm wildlife and people if not used properly. Now, ecologists have identified a new threat from pesticides in the developing world....
technology in agric

Researchers hope to bring technology to small farms in developing countries, say reporters on the Learning English website. Ranveer Chandra grew up in India and now works for Microsoft Corporation. He remembers spending four months a year...

The Delivery Unit, under the Office of the Prime Minister of Guinea (DU), the Ministry of Agriculture and main actors in the sector have set a target of 100 tons of fresh pineapple exports...
forges ag tech

The 2017 Forbes AgTech Summit drew experts from around the world interested in how technology could be used to make farming more productive. “Coming out here three years ago it was more of a concept,”...
fertilizer

The Federal Government said on sunday that adequate provision has been made for farmers across the country to have enough fertilizer to grow food throughout the year. The Chief Executive Officer, Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority...
wheat blast

The urgent global response to wheat blast, a little understood fungal disease that appeared suddenly and blighted wheat crops in Bangladesh in 2016, has received a big boost from the Australian Centre for International Agricultural...
yam export

Nigeria on Thursday began to export yams to Europe and the United States, as part of moves to diversify its oil-dependent economy and earn much-needed foreign exchange. Agriculture minister Audu Ogbeh flagged off the first...

Agyei Douglas is a farmer who grows vegetables near Kumasi in Ghana’s central Ashanti region. He used to struggle to access markets and capital. The information he needed was broadcast on the radio but often...