Category Archives: International Conferences

Africa Spotlight: Africa in Focus at the #GFIA2015

Many experts agree Africa has the potential not only to feed itself, but much of the world. As the continent with the majority of the world’s remaining untapped fertile land, the importance of Africa cannot be overstated. However, agriculture is … Continue reading

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Register for the Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA 2015)

The 2015 edition of the Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA 2015) will take place from 9 to 11 March 2015 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. GFIA 2015, will attract professionals from around the world across the entire … Continue reading

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Nigeria: Govt Woos Investors Into Agric Sector #Agrainnovate14

By Joseph Okoghenun and Paul Adunwoke POTENTIAL investors have been urged to see the Nigerian agricultural sector as the best place to invest in Africa, even as the Federal Government said that machinery is already in place to reduce the … Continue reading

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The Agroinnovate Nigeria 2014 Conference and Exhibition Day 1 (Pictures) #Agrainnovate14

Agra Innovate Nigeria, a pioneering trade event, which is taking place from November 18-20, 2014 bringing together international agricultural technology providers and key Nigerian dignitaries, policy makers, agribusiness leaders and entrepreneurs. The event aims to identify key opportunities for growth, … Continue reading

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Nigerian Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Affirms Support for Agra Innovate Nigeria

PRESS RELEASE (PR NewsWire NY) Abuja, Nigeria — Exhibition Gathers International Stakeholders to Invest in Nigeria’s Agriculture Sector Agra Innovate Nigeria, a pioneering trade event, will takes place from November 18-20, 2014 bringing together international agricultural technology providers and key … Continue reading

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Save the Date for The First International Congress on #Postharvest Loss Prevention

By: Kari Wozniak & Kevin Glauber, ADM Institute By 2050, we will need to feed billions more people using less natural resources. Though no less important, this is not an unfamiliar fact. Another fact not unfamiliar, in our circles especially, … Continue reading

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#Rwanda: Africa Urged to Scale Up Investments in Agriculture

  Peterson Tumwebaze African governments must scale up investments in the agriculture sector to enhance productivity and sustain food security on the continent. Rhoda Peace Tumusiime, the Africa Union commissioner for rural economy and agriculture, said the initiative must be … Continue reading

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Apply: 2015 Global E-Learning Program in Post Harvest Technology

The postharvest training program will be launched in January 2015 by The Postharvest Education Foundation and have up to 40 young horticultural professionals currently working in developing countries enrolled over a period of 12 months during 2015. Training activities will … Continue reading

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The ongoing Nigeria Poultry Show(See Pictures)

I recently wrote an article on the NIGERIAN POULTRY SHOW 2014 here.  About 61 countries are represented in this event taking place at DLK Event Centre, Abeokuta, Ogun State. Come and behold the beauty of agriculture. It’s a gathering of … Continue reading

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Nigeria: 61 countries to participate at Nigeria Poultry show

Abeokuta 2014’, the fifth edition of the Nigeria Poultry Show holding in Abeokuta, from Tuesday, November 4 to 5, is to attract representatives from about 61 countries. It is a major international event that will identify investment possibilities within the … Continue reading

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