Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Are indoor farms the next step in the evolution of agriculture?

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...




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Nigeria and Morocco signs agreement to promote agricultural cooperation

Nigeria and Morocco have signed an agricultural cooperation agreement on vocational training and technical support for the enhancement of skills and better agricultural management...

IFAD Vice-President in Kenya to promote innovations for rural transformation

Cornelia Richter, Vice-President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), concluded a five-day visit to Kenya where she met with Deputy President William...

Zambian government deploy an innovative fraud-less subsidy program for rural farmers

Ingenico Group, the world leader in seamless payment, supported the roll-out of a secure biometric solution in Zambia in partnership with Paycode. This program...





AGCO to determine sustainable business models for smallholders and farm service centres

“The transformation of on-farm mechanisation can make a major contribution to improving rural livelihoods by boosting productivity and growth in rural incomes and making...

This tech company wants to help solve the problem of rural telemedicine

Telemedicine is a natural fit for rural healthcare delivery. But there’s a problem: Poor network infrastructure in rural areas hampers the application of telemedicine...
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Harvestplus named finalist in Macarthur Foundation competition for $100 million grant

HarvestPlus was named one of four finalists for 100&Change, a competition for a single $100 million grant from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. The...


Exploring agricultural drones: The future of farming is precision agriculture, mapping,...

Agricultural drone technology has been improving in the last few years, and the benefits of drones in agriculture are becoming more apparent to farmers....