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Building a viable economy through agriculture

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Building A Viable Economy Through Agriculture
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While prioritizing agriculture, there is the need to reposition agricultural research institutes to meet the emerging challenges.
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Innovative ideas and approaches to integrate Rural Youth in Agriculture

Innovative ideas and approaches to integrate Rural Youth in Agriculture | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS!!! Learning Route: Innovative ideas and approaches to integrate Rural Youth in Agriculture http://t.co/ZHW4W82Bni
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Industrial Agriculture: Too Big to Succeed

Industrial Agriculture: Too Big to Succeed | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
An estimated one billion small farmers scratching out a living growing diverse crops and raising animals in developing countries represent the key to maint (Industrial Agriculture: Too Big to Succeed - Inter Press Service
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Smallholder farmers pay the price of poor farming policy in Kenya

Smallholder farmers pay the price of poor farming policy in Kenya | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
Latest Kenyan farmer & farming news featuring Agriscience news, Agronomic, and Market trends.
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West Africa : will gold rush threaten future of cocoa industry?

West Africa : will gold rush threaten future of cocoa industry? | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
Reuters Gold rush threatens West Africa's cocoa future By Joe Bavier and Loucoumane Coulibaly YOHO, Ivory Coast Fri Apr 11, 2014 YOHO, Ivory Coast (Reuters) - A month ago, Bouafu Kouassi dug a neat circular hole in the middle of his one- hectare...
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Smallholders in poor nations still turn to foraging

Smallholders in poor nations still turn to foraging | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
Smallholders in poor nations still turn to foraging SciDev.Net “The results thus underscore the importance of managing access to those forests and its resources equitably, because they provide income to many of the world's poorest people,” Wunder...
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Farmers in Mozambique Fear Brazilian-Style Agriculture

Farmers in Mozambique Fear Brazilian-Style Agriculture | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
Mozambican Local farmers and NGO's are wary of a plan to import Brazilian-style monoculture into the country. 
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Rodolfo Razão, an elderly smal...
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Kenyans earn first ever carbon credits from sustainable farming

Kenyans Earn First Ever Carbon Credits From Sustainable Farming
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NAIROBI, January 21, 2014 – Smallholder farmers in western Kenya are now benefiting from carbon credits generated by improving farming techniques.
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An Ugandan experience shows that agro-inputs support to the agricultural sector increases farmers production

An Ugandan experience shows that agro-inputs support to the agricultural sector increases farmers production | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
Kamwenge District Farmers Organization (KADIFO) is a farmer owned organization in Kamwenge district. It manages a coffee project worth over 1.5 billion shillings.
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Kakamega farmers go regional with hangover curing herb

Kakamega farmers go regional with hangover curing herb | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
Latest Kenyan farmer & farming news featuring Agriscience news, Agronomic, and Market trends.
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AFRIQUE-AGRICULTURE-COOPERATION: Recherche agricole : le ...

AFRIQUE-AGRICULTURE-COOPERATION: Recherche agricole : le ... | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
Il rappelle qu'une « forte délégation » de chercheurs d'Afrique de l'Ouest a effectué une visite au Brésil, en août dernier, pour tirer profit de l'expérience de ce pays en matière de recherche agricole.
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Smallholder farmers benefit from loan guarantee scheme | The People

Smallholder farmers benefit from loan guarantee scheme | The People | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
In exchange, they receive a warehouse receipt which they can present to a bank as collateral for a loan. “In January 2011, we stored 113 (90kg) bags of maize at Lesiolo Grain Handlers and used the warehouse receipt to ...

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Une application sénégalaise parmi les lauréates du mAgri Challenge - AP Sénégalaise

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Une application sénégalaise parmi les lauréates du mAgri Challenge
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Rice Farming Is Most Profitable In Nigeria Today

Rice Farming Is Most Profitable In Nigeria Today | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
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Rice Farming Is Most Profitable In Nigeria Today – Adesina
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Nigeria used to be a major cocoa exporter, but the discovery of crude oil led to dearth in the production.
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Agriculture key to Africa's growth according to the 2014 Africa progess report released

Agriculture key to Africa's growth according to the 2014 Africa progess report released | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
Agriculture is key to wiping out poverty in Africa according to a new progress report released by the Koffi Anan led think tank- Africa progress panel.
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Soya bean fixes Kenya’s tired soils and lines farmer pockets

Soya bean fixes Kenya’s tired soils and lines farmer pockets | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
Kenyan farmers recognise the value of soya bean as a lucrative commercial crop and remedy for tired soils (Higher income, healthier soil: Kenyan farmers capitalise on soya bean http://t.co/lL9GSt7Ybp...
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Fairtrade International Introducing Awards Program for Producers ...

Fairtrade International Introducing Awards Program for Producers ... | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
Fairtrade International (FLO) is launching its first awards program to celebrate producers and traders throughout the world who 'go the extra mile and achieve...
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Bats can help protect rice farms against pests

Bats can help protect rice farms against pests | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
Bats can help protect rice farms against pests
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“The model shows that 300 bats in each roosting box can protect almost 700 kilograms of rice per year,” Wanger tells SciDev.Net.
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When family farmers lead their own development

When family farmers lead their own development | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
Steven Kiranga Gichanga is a family farmer in Mugaari, a village in Kenya. He was trained in goat rearing but could not afford a goat to get started. He was also trained in bee keeping but could not afford a bee hive either. After a community reflection forum in 2012, Steven became aware of his own creative capacities and his ability to think outside the box. Then he came up with a brilliant idea.

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Malawians go hungry as maize prices increase

Malawians go hungry as maize prices increase | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
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Malawians go hungry as maize prices mount
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Maize costs in Zambia rose 35 percent last year and 38 percent in Zimbabwe through to November, UN data show. In Lilongwe, Malawi's ...
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L'exode rural remet en cause l'ordre social en Mauritanie

L'exode rural remet en cause l'ordre social en Mauritanie | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it

Depuis plusieurs décennies, dans la région du Sahel, les hommes en âge de travailler quittent leur village pour aller chercher un emploi dans les villes régionales ou les capitales. Lorsqu’ils en ont la possibilité, ils rentrent chez eux pour planter ou récolter leurs cultures.


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Afrique du Sud : les cultivateurs de citrons s'orientent vers les ... - Centre d'Informations Internet de Chine

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Afrique : Les dépenses consacrées à l'agriculture ont augmenté de ...

Afrique : Les dépenses consacrées à l'agriculture ont augmenté de ... | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
7%. C'est l'augmentation qu'ont connu les dépenses dans l'agriculture sur la période allant de 2003 à 2010 selon un rapport de l'Institut international de recherche sur les politiques alimentaire...
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African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) Project Assistants Jobs in Kenya

African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) Project Assistants Jobs in Kenya | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
Jobs in Kenya Kenya Jobs Terms of Reference: Project Assistant Positions Background and Context The African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) is a not-for-profit organisation that facilitates and promotes public/private partnerships to...
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Ghana : 20 000 exploitants agricoles revendiquent une part des ... - Agence Ecofin

Ghana : 20 000 exploitants agricoles revendiquent une part des ... - Agence Ecofin | Sustainable agriculture in ACP countries | Scoop.it
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