Category Archives: Agribusiness

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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Zambia: Syngenta and USAID/ Feed the Future Invest $1.8 million to help Smallholder Farmers

PRESS RELEASE/ REPUBLISHED In 20 districts across Zambia, Syngenta will establish 20 seedling production sites, each owned and operated by an Entrepreneurial Young Plant Raiser (YPR) LUSAKA, Zambia, April 28, 2017/ Syngenta in Zambia, through its subsidiary MRI Seed, has partnered … 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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Nigeria: Order High Quality Pineapples from Pizzi Double Farms

                                       Mr. Patrick Konkon, CEO Pizzi Double Limited Pineapple is popularly used to produce fruit juice and serves as desserts, salads, and in fruit cocktail. The popularity of the pineapple is due to its sweet-sour taste containing 15% sugar, malic … 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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Africa: The Mastercard Foundation Research Shows How African Youth Navigate Risk to Survive

PRESS RELEASE Hundreds gather at the inaugural Young Africa Works Summit to address youth unemployment and opportunities within the agricultural sector The MasterCard Foundation today released preliminary findings from innovative research conducted over the past six months into youth employment … Continue reading

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