Posts Tagged ‘agriculture’
“Today the prices of sisal in the world are US$2,000 a ton, and my cost of production is $700 a ton.”
Bayer CropScience is ramping up its presence in Africa.
How we made it in Africa asks private equity fund manager Phatisa about its investments in Africa’s agricultural sector.
“You have to work whatever hours are required in order to be successful.”
Meridian’s main focus is the manufacture and distribution of specialised fertiliser blends.
“We look at Africa as a place where there are lots of crops for which the yields and quality can be improved.”
Harnessing the rapid growth of digital technologies holds hope for transformative agricultural development.
Egidio Monteiro, country manager for DHL Express, talks about opportunities in the Angolan economy.
I am convinced Cameroon can do much better economically.
An interview with Carlos Lopes, the executive secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa.
Young men and women from the countryside do not want to stay and work in the agriculture sector.
While other executives relax on the golf course, Jacques Taylor spends time on his farm.
Nigeria is successfully leveraging agriculture’s economic potential.
When Nigeria announced recently that it had become Africa’s biggest economy, you could be forgiven for thinking that oil was the only reason.
Better farming methods and political commitment are ways to improve the agricultural industry.