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19 December

Fungiculture and Success in Malawi by Mary Jane Maxwell     The list of agricultural problems in Malawi is long; they appear intractable — impossible to solve. However, shortening that list has consumed two young social entrepreneurs. With support from the Resolution Project and the Mastercard Foundation, they are training women and youth to start […]

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04 December

An Interview With Saani Abdulai: Growing An Agripreneur In Ghana by Herbert H. Kliegerman, iGrow News     Kliegerman interviews an emerging agripreneur in Ghana, Saani Abdulai. Abdulai explains his business model for his company, The Wave, his challenges as an agripreneur and the impact he is making in the villages in Ghana.   What […]

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26 November

Linda Cronje – The Start Up Story of a South African Quail Egg Entrepreneur by Lioness of Africa   This is the story of one woman’s vision to make quail eggs an everyday healthy food item of choice, whilst at the same time, helping others to build their own successful businesses in her company’s supply […]

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26 November

Top 13 Most Profitable Crops To Grow by GroCycle   Have a guess – what do you think are the most profitable crops for small farms to grow? If you’re short of space or time input, you should look toward high value crops to maximise the output of your small farm production. In this article […]

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23 November

Abueng Leepile, a South African Agripreneur Providing Healthy and Delicious Vegetables To the Country  by Lioness of Africa   South Africa has a long tradition of growing some of the world’s finest fruit and vegetables. In the North West province of the country, agripreneur Abueng Leepile, founder of Bokamoso Abu Farms, is playing her part […]

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19 November

An Entrepreneur On A Mission To Help Americans Discover Superfood Moringa by Julia B. Olayanju     Mintel Global New Products Database (GNDP) research reported a 36% increase in the number of food and beverage products launched around the world in 2015 alone featuring terms such as “superfood”, supergrain or similar terms.  Consumer demands seem […]

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10 November

From a Hawker to an Award-Winning Agro-Processing Farmer By Luyolo Mkentane, Farmer’s Weekly   Entrepreneur Gugu Mlipha went from being a hawker to an award-winning agro-processing farmer with a turnover of R2,4 million/year. Despite her success, she remains firmly hands-on, even driving her company’s delivery truck.     A hawker by profession. That’s how Gugu […]

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09 April

Growing Mushrooms in Shipping Containers First Published by Budget Shipping Containers on September 10, 2019   Okay, so you might think an article about growing mushrooms in shipping containers is a little far-fetched? Well, what spurred us on to create this post was a short piece that was featured on Countryfile a few months ago. Following […]

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