Category Archives: Agri-Innovation

Prepare for the Dry Season Farming With the Right Irrigation System

Every year in Nigeria and in most parts of sub saharan Africa after about 4-6 months of Rainfall we get to the dry months where solar radiation is scorching and soil water depletes. The time where seasonal farmers drop their … Continue reading

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USA: Grad student earns fellowship for work on cucumbers

By Melanie Greaver Cordova Matt Hayes/College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Lauren Brzozowski inspects cucumber plants in the Guterman Greenhouse Complex. Greenhouse fans hum overhead as graduate student Lauren Brzozowski steps from pot to pot, prepping towering cucumber plants for … Continue reading

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6 Steps to succeed in Agribusiness as a #Youth…my experience! #IYD2016

Well its 12th August, 2016 and today been the International youth day, i decided to reflect on the Nigerian Youth and their get rich quick farming mentality. Everyone wants to become a cucumber farmer, now everyone wants to go into … Continue reading

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My Cucumber Farming Journey Part2

Hello Fans, In any case you missed the first part of my cucumber farming journey, you can read it here. Well, after the loss of funds I had to actually get to the bottom of the matter and see why … Continue reading

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My Cucumber Farming Journey Part1

Hello Kalusam Blog readers…been a long while i educated you on my posts. Fact is, this blog was created to educate our fans on the opportunities in Agribusiness, encouraging them to involve in any form of Agribusiness they choose to. … Continue reading

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Nigeria: Pre-order your farm technologies from us today!

You can now pre-order any Agric technology or solution. We have direct links to manufacturers and direct suppliers of high Quality, durable and affordable farm technologies! We can help you procure: Tip drinkers for Pigs(all sizes), Rabbits and other animals. … Continue reading

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Things You Need To Have Before You Venture Into Any Kind Of Farming

Lucrativeness of farming has been promoted by several bloggers, newspapers and “Agribusiness Consultants”, so much that everyone, young and old, rich and poor, men and women are trooping towards it, in many cases blindly. This interest in farming is a … Continue reading

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Nigeria: Apply for the Master Class in Cucumber Farming Setup and Management October Edition

Enormous business opportunities abound in the horticulture area of the Agriculture value chain in Nigeria, enough to generate income and employment for several youths. However, most of these opportunities are not fully tapped. Hence, the widespread of youth unemployment and … Continue reading

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Vote for #ARDYIS at the WSIS Project Prizes 2015 to support youth in agriculture and ICT

CTA’s ARDYIS (#Agriculture, Rural Development and Youth in the Information Society) programme has been nominated in the category 13 (e-agriculture) of the WSIS Project Prizes! Since 2010, ARDYIS has been supporting #youth and #ICT4Ag initiatives including the #YoBloCo Awards and … Continue reading

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SEE WHY #GFIA2015 IS THE MOST IMPORTANT EVENT IN THE WORLD FOR SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE

WHY IS GFIA THE MOST IMPORTANT EVENT IN THE WORLD FOR SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE? 140 innovations 250 exhibitors 40 ministerial delegations 20 academic institutions 300 hosted scientists 1,000 hosted farmers 20 global food producers 50 global alliances 85 countries represented 100+ … Continue reading

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