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National Entrepreneurship And Innovation Program To Invest ¢30m In Innovative Agriculture

News

Jan. 13, 2022, 2:47 p.m.

The “Youth in Innovative Agriculture Support” seeks to narrow down to a minimum of 500 young farmers along the agricultural value chain read more

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Opportunity Arises For Foodtech And Agritech Startups

Dec. 14, 2021, 11:37 a.m.

As such, a world-class accelerator programme driving transformative change in our global agrifood system is accepting applications for the 2022 agrifoodtech accelerator program. read more

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Biopic And Village Capital Launch Landmark Studies On The Potential Of Circular Agribusiness In Ethiopia And Kenya

Press Release

Dec. 6, 2021, 4:25 p.m.

Two new landmark studies from the O-Farms program, implemented by Bopinc and Village Capital and supported by the IKEA Foundation, share key insights on the untapped potential of circular agribusiness to reduce food losses and … read more

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Kenya’s Twiga Raises $50m To Scale Food Solutions Across Africa

Startups

Nov. 1, 2021, 12:44 p.m.

The B2B e-commerce food distribution platform claims that over 100,000 customers use its services across Kenya while delivering more than 600 metric tons of product to 10,000+ retailers daily. read more

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Releaf Raises $4.2 Million To Develop And Scale Technology Solutions For The Oil Palm Sector

Startups

Sept. 15, 2021, 2:42 p.m.

Releaf, a Nigerian agritech startup has raised a total of $4.2 million in funding —a $2.7 million seed round and a $1.5 million grant to support the development and scaling of technology solutions for the … read more

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Ghanaian Climate-action Entrepreneur Is Championing Waste Recovery And Helping Cassava Farmers Combat Post-harvest Losses

Startups

Sept. 14, 2021, 11:24 a.m.

The solar driers create a suitable temperature for drying harvested farm produce, such as cassava, faster without any atmospheric disturbance. read more