Category Archives: urban farming

Europe: Call for Application – Plant Breeder in Organic Institute #AgJobs

Vacancies FiBL Europe FiBL is the European and worldwide leading institute on organic agriculture, animal welfare and agroecology. We work on applied research, innovative technologies, extension, training and information. We have offices in Switzerland, Germany, Austria and Hungary and we … Continue reading

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Nigeria: Register today for the Investing in Agriculture Masterclass Series

Are you interested in investing in Agriculture but don’t know the right place to invest? If you are around or near Lagos then register for the Investing in Agriculture Master Class Series. see flyer for details:   Register here https://bit.ly/2VKGHR4

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Is Irrigation really expensive? Find out…

“Irrigation is expensive!!!” – I hear this all the time from practicing and intending farmers. How can you conclude a product is expensive by just considering the price rather than its function? A good macbook or iPhone may seem expensive(if … Continue reading

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Prepare for the Dry Season Farming With the Right Irrigation System

An updated version of this post with the current price is available here: Preorder Irrigation systems for the 2018/2019 Dry Season Every year in Nigeria and in most parts of sub Saharan Africa after about 4-6 months of Rainfall we get … Continue reading

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

Well its 12th August and today been the International youth day, I decided to reflect on the African Youth and their get rich quick farming mentality. Everyone wants to become a cucumber farmer, now everyone wants to go into tomato … 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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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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Step by Step guide to growing vegetables in urban areas

As more and more people leave the city to urban areas in search of jobs, relocation due to marriage or just trying to have a ‘better life’ there is a need to grow their own vegetables even though they are … Continue reading

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