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Agripreneurship in Ghana seeks youth to work in agribusinesses

Nestlé Central and West Africa launch the Youth Agripreneurship Development Program (YADIS) to open the opportunities for youth in farming and agri-food businesses. The partnership...

Climate-smart practices help farmers cope with drought in Zimbabwe

Drought-stricken areas in Zimbabwe made it hard for farmers to maximize the growth of their crops. Most of the crops that they harvest are...

Kenya addresses growing concerns on post-harvest losses

Farmers in Kirinyaga County in Kenya express their concerns on the increasing post-harvest losses of tomato crops. Farmers suffer from up to 50% of...

How do smartphones and internet connection make it easier for farmers?

With affordable smartphones and internet connection, farmers in Kenya learn to survive farm-related problems using their handheld devices. These devices, paired with low-cost internet connection,...

Drought-tolerant crops may resolve decreasing food supply in Kenya

As Kenya declared ban on genetically modified crops last 2012, the government opens the discussion for this issue as drought continuously affects food supply...

Mechanized farming aims to improve productivity of small farms in Africa

As Africa's population continuously rise, the Ghana-based African Centre for Economic Transformation suggests to have small-scale farmers transform into mechanized farming system to increase...
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