agriculture

Smart Farms Wins Nigeria Innov8Agric Challenge, to Compete with Other Start-ups for $5,000

Smart Farms, an agric-tech start-up has won the Nigeria Edition of Innov8Agric Challenge. The challenge is a part of Meet the Farmers Conference (MTFC), an agro […]

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Spiderbit Wins Innov8Agric Challenge, Rwanda

Rwandan agric-tech start-up, Spiderbit wins the Rwandan edition of the Innov8Agric Challenge, a competition sponsored by Meet the Farmers Conference(MTFC) initiative. Spiderbit pitched .eHaho, an ecommerce […]

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How to Finance Agribusiness in Nigeria

Various research has shown that agribusiness is one of the most profitable businesses among the various economic sectors in Nigeria. It is a given, Agriculture has […]

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The Need for Vertical Farming in Africa

Due to increasing population and the speedy development in Africa. The demand for food security keeps increasing but it seems African Agric entrepreneurs are not leveraging technological […]

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CABI Launches Space-Age Technology to Fight Crop-Devastating Pest Outbreaks in Kenya

Centre for Agriculture and Bioscience International (CABI), funded by the UK Space Agency’s International Partnership Programme (IPP), is working on a Pest Risk Information Service (PRISE) […]

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Tunisia to Launch Use of Drones in Agriculture Pilot Project

Tunisia is preparing to launch a project aimed at using drones in agriculture on Thursday 26th of July 2018 at a ceremony in Tunis. The project […]

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Binkabi To Boost Agriculture in Nigeria With Blockchain Technology

London-based start-up firm that leverages blockchain technology, Binkabi has expressed its readiness to boost agriculture trading through its blockchain technology in Nigeria. During a meet-up with […]

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Badia Farms Signs Agreement To Extend Its Food Industry Trade Across the UAE

Badia Farms, GCC’s first commercial vertical indoor farm, is now the first local brand to have its products distributed by Classic Fine Foods in the GCC […]

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Rabobank, FAO Renew Partnership To Help African Farmers

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and Dutch multinational banking and financial services company, Rabobank have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) […]

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MTFC launches Innov8Agric Challenge to promote Innovation in Agric Entrepreneurship

Applications are now open for the maiden edition of MTFC Innov8Agric Challenge. The innovation challenge which is a key event at this year’s edition of Meet […]

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