Agriculture Fast Track Fund to launch 17 new projects in support of agribusiness SMEs in Ghana and seven other African countries
Date: Wednesday, 17 April 2019, from 9:00 – 11:00am
Get Up to N2 Million Loan if Your Business is in Food Industry
The GTBank Food Industry Credit is a time loan specially designed to meet the working capital needs of SMEs within the Food and Drinks Industry in Nigeria.
LAKE Rice not readily available like foreign ones, Lagos marketers lament
“I paid for new stock of the product but unfortunately they had yet to be delivered."
Startup Founder? Apply for STREETCEOs, a 24-hr Reality TV Screening Globally this Year
Anyone can register (you don’t have to be a university graduate, highly educated, or even have an existing enterprise of your own)
EZ-Farming Wins Start-up Competition
The Founder, EZ-Farming, Dr. Adewale Oparinde said the development was another validation for the work EZ-Farming was doing to revolutionise farming in Africa.
Infrastructure, quality control threaten Nigeria’s yam export drive
“I am not sure Nigeria is ready for yam or agricultural exports. We need to go back to the drawing board."
Yam Export: Traditional ruler wants government to support farmers
“What yam farmers plant and harvest now is just enough to feed local consumers around the country and not for export.
Onyeka Akumah Joins The Prestigious List Of Quartz Africa Innovators 2018
Described as the "30 movers and thinkers", the list consists of 30 individuals selected from different countries within Africa.
Kogi moves to boost cashew nuts business
The commissioner said that Kogi produced 50 per cent of the over 200,000 tons of cashew currently produced in Nigeria.
Taking steps to prevent bird flu outbreak on poultry farms
The dry season is here again. Outbreaks of avian influenza, popularly called bird flu, always trail the outset of the season. Annually, the deadly strain of the virus, H5N1, has repeatedly re-emerges in Europe, America, Asia and Africa.
International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) Job Recruitment (4 Positions)
Deadline: 1st March,2019
Farmers to earn N350,000 per cow under livestock dev’t plan
…implementation kicks off as stakeholders meet
Experts Foresee Bright Prospects in Oil Palm Companies
According to the report, oil palm is currently the most consumed edible oil in the world with Malaysia and Indonesia being the top major producers.
Nigeria, Namibia to explore vast opportunities in agric., trade—President Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari says there are vast opportunities for Nigeria and Namibia to cooperate in areas like agriculture and trade.
GlobalGiving Accelerator Programme 2019 Opens Application for Non-Profits Worldwide ($30,000 in Bonus Prizes)
Deadline: Feb 1 2019