Wednesday, June 19, 2019

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USAID Agriculture Growing Rural Opportunities (AGRO) Grant in Ukraine

The goal of the USAID Agriculture Growing Rural Opportunities (AGRO) Activity in Ukraine is to accelerate economic development of rural Ukrainian communities...
Innov8Agric Challenge

Apply for Innov8Agric Challenge 2019

Focusing on Agriculture and Technology, Crenov8 Consulting, a leading Management Consulting and Digital Firm in Dubai hosts the agribusiness gathering – Meet...

africarice

AfricaRice Request for Pre-Qualification of Companies Specialized In The Production Of...

AFRICARICE CENTER PRE-QUALIFICATION OF COMPANIES SPECIALIZED IN THE PRODUCTION OF QUALITY SEED PRODUCTIONPQ: TAAT/PSU/SS/DF/2019/002 1. INTRODUCTIONThe Africa Rice...
5 non farming agriculture Business

5 Non-Farming Agriculture Business You Can Do

Agriculture, in recent times, has gained a lot of attention from International Authorities such as the FAO, IMF, World Bank and UNICEF. Not only...



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Local Organization in Nigeria, MushinToTheWorld Walk Against Hunger

A Non-For-Profit group/movement based in Lagos Nigeria MushinToTheWorldis organizing what is termed Nigeria’s biggest community awareness project called #WalkAgainstHunger, the project was jointly organized by MushinToTheWorld Foundation and...
iita data-sprint

IITA Kicks off Data Challenge with #datasprint2018

In a bid to increase the level of compliance with the open access policy, IITA has allocated resources to help capture and optimize historical research data...

FAO Jobs and News

FAO Jobs: International Senior Technical Adviser/Value Chain Specialist in Phillipines

Job Posting: 30/May/2019 Closure Date: 10/Jun/2019, 10:59:00 PM Organizational Unit: FAO Representation in the Philippines Job Type:...
FAO Jobs and News

FAO Jobs: Associate Professional Officer (Food Loss Reduction) in Senegal

Job Posting: 30/May/2019 Closure Date: 13/Jun/2019, 10:59:00 PM Organizational Unit: SFEJob Type: Staff positionType of Requisition:...




Agriculture Guest Post

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Making Fortune From Okra Farm

Okra is a very popular and nutritious vegetable farmed and consumed by many people across the country, but some Nigerian farmers hardly see okra...
Agriculture Business 4

How to Plant Guava Tree

How to Grow Guavas The guava is a shrub or small tree which grows 2 to 8 m tall. When cultivated it is usually pruned...
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Useful Tips for transplanting vegetables

According to Mother earth living, an online agri-solutions platform, transplants need to be moved into moist and well prepared soil which allows them to...
diabetes: wheat flour and cassava flour

Diabetes: Cassava Flour and Wheat Flour

  In recent times there have been claims and counter claims on the health effect or rather consequences of replacing wheat flour with cassava flour...
Dangote-tomato-processing

Check Out The New Technique Developed by a Farmers To Preserve Tomatoes

Vital Nduwimana hated how many tomatoes he lost every season. For years, his tomatoes started rotting just three or four days after harvest. He...
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Kerala gets an official fruit – jackfruit

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: After the state animal, bird, flower and fish, the jackfruit was today declared as Kerala's official fruit. An official announcement on giving the largest...


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Top 5 dangerous chicken diseases and their recommended remedies.

My mum was a Poultry farmer. She really did all the labor work that comes...

How to minimise milk fat depression

With many milk contracts in both the UK and USA now rewarding farmers for higher...

Red Tractor’s new inspection regime – what you need to know

Red Tractor is increasing the number of unannounced inspections on farms that fall short of...

5 things to consider when choosing your milking liners

The milking machine is one of the few pieces of technology that comes in to...

Others move on protein protection

The United States Food and Drug Administration and the European Union have tightened controls on...