Category Archives: Agri-Innovation

How to Tap into the Pineapple farming goldmine for profit in Nigeria

Nigeria is the largest producer of Pineapple in Africa and the 7th largest in the world, with Costa Rica, Brazil, Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia and India being first six. Pineapple farming is indeed a great goldmine in Nigeria as the fruit … Continue reading

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New opportunities for Pitch AgriHack 2017 winners in 2018

Six youth start-ups, who were each awarded with investment, promotional support, capacity building and network opportunities after winning CTA’s 2017 Pitch AgriHack! initiative are looking forward to the new opportunities that 2018, and continuing support from CTA and partners, will … Continue reading

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e-Agriculture update : Block chain use in agriculture #AgBlockchain

The e-Agriculture Team is inviting interested person to a Twitter chat on “The use of blockchain for Agriculture” which will be held on Twitter The following are the details:- Date : Tuesday 27 February 2018 Time : 11:00 to 18:00 (CEST) (Time convertor) Hashtag: #AgBlockchain … Continue reading

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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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