This is how agriculture, communities and businesses can join hands

cCommunities, producers and agricultural enterprises can collaborate to address problems and challenges, and jointly find solutions. Agri Western Cape’s Agri Synergy initiative was introduced for this purpose last week at Nampo Cape. It is a structured platform where...

Rising Stars in Agriculture: Jenice Achieng Audi

This month, the GFAR blog is shining a light on remarkable young people who are shaping, and making a difference to, the agricultural world.  Meet Jenice Achieng Audi, a dedicated Kenyan agripreneur and advocate for sustainable food systems, whose passion for...

Ideas and Innovation: Pitch AgriHack Competition 2023

The Pitch AgriHack Competition for 2023 is still open. The aim of the Pitch AgriHack competition is to accelerate digital agriculture entrepreneurship led by young innovators, for growth and job creation in Africa. Innovative startups in the Pitch AgriHack competition...

Scaling up the Adoption of Artificial Intelligence in Agriculture 

Agriculture and entrepreneurship are two areas that have seen significant growth in recent years. The rise of agropreneurs, or agricultural entrepreneurs, has created opportunities for innovation and growth in the agricultural sector. One tool that agropreneurs can...

Young entrepreneurs in Uganda empowered with digital skills

As part of a joint project with FAO Farmer Field School (FFS) in Uganda, eight youths belonging to three entrepreneur teams from Karamoja region in Uganda took part in an orientation course, 15-17 March, to master the use of a solar-powered Digisoft smart projector...