Africa

How Logistics Can Scale Agro Trade in Africa

Logistics is pertinent to the African agricultural value chain. It influences the outcome of tireless inputs invested from the cultivation to harvest. Properly structured logistics can […]

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Crop2Cash, Lentera & Acquahmeyer Emerges Regional Finalists of Innov8Agric Challenge

Crop2cash, Lentera & Acquahmeyer have emerged regional finalists of the 2019 Innov8Agric Challenge. All three agritech startups will vie for the $5000 grand prize at Meet the Farmers […]

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Dealing with Agricultural Challenges in Africa

Agriculture has an enormous social and economic impact in Africa. Over 60% of Sub-Saharan Africa’s population are smallholder farmers while about 23% of its GDP comes […]

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Creating a Sustainable Future In Agriculture

Agriculture is as famous as the world’s oldest profession. Its role in our feeding, health, commerce, fashion etc. cannot be overemphasized. Due to agriculture’s prominence, world-renowned […]

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Where this is found in Africa Series – an Expository of African Cash Crops

‘Where this is found in Africa’ is our expository of the many cash crops birth by the fertile lands of Africa. Each region boasts of the […]

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Is Africa truly ready for the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement? Part 2

From the previous post, we listed some of the challenges that the Africa Union need to tackle before enacting the Africa Continent Free Trade Agreement. Although […]

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Farmcrowdy unifies all Business Subsidiaries

Farmcrowdy Group, the first digital agricultural platform in Nigeria has announced a unification of all its business subsidiaries. The unification of Farmgate Africa and Agricsquare was […]

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Egypt partners The UN’s FAO to Digitize Agriculture

In a bid to double its food production, Egypt’s Agriculture Ministry is collaborating with the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) to build a digital agricultural […]

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World Bank & Kenya’s Ministry of Agriculture Launches Agritech Incubator Program

The World Bank has launched the One-Million Farmer Initiative in collaboration with Kenya’s Ministry of Agriculture and other partners. The World Bank announced plans to launch […]

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Personality of the Week: Jehiel Oliver

“Power (Tractors) to the People (Farmers).” – Jehiel Oliver Jehiel Oliver, globally recognized as CEO of Hello Tractor earned a Masters in Economics from Cornell University and […]

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