Citrus farming in South Africa – get in on the excitement!

Don’t waste a year wondering what to do with the next phase of your life! The citrus industry is booming and by signing up for a short course you can take the first step towards a fruitful career. The Citrus Growers Association is predicting that the local citrus...

HOW SMALL-SCALE FARMERS ARE CAUGHT IN THE CYCLE OF POVERTY

How are small-scale farmers trapped in the poverty cycle? This is an issue that has bothered many individuals, even small-scale farmers themselves. Reducing food loss, increasing productivity, and optimizing markets, have the potential to feed the additional two...

Small number of huge companies dominate global food chain, study finds

The dominance of a small number of big companies over the global food chain is increasing, aided by the rising use of “big data” and artificial intelligence, new research has found. Only two companies control 40% of the global commercial seed market, compared with 10...

Organization Making Poultry Farming Affordable in Africa

Poultry farming is a lucrative market in Africa due to the inability to maintain them. The feed for chickens has rapidly increased and the banks don’t want to lend to small farmers. The demand for poultry is rising in Africa — and few places supply it. They often...