Category Archives: Young Farmers

Agribusiness4LIFE: Building Sustainable Livelihood, Innovation, Food Security and Empowerment in Zambia

Three members of the Czech University of Life Sciences,Prague namely Anna Maňourová and Jan Staš (from the Faculty of Tropical AgriSciences) and Jan Tauchen (from the Faculty of Agrobiology, Food and Natural Resources ) are currently in Western province of … Continue reading

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See how projectTEN is encouraging #Agribusiness among Youths in Nigeria

I recently was invited by the Founder of the projectTEN project to mentor and train young people recently on growing Ugu in sacks, of course this is not my first time of doing this however this time it was going … Continue reading

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Nigeria: Learn how Doeland Farms is developing the Rabbit Industry in Nigeria!

Do you love rabbits? Do you know rabbit meat tastes so good and are very healthy too? Do you know you can make good money in 2017, raising rabbits? To find answers to this questions we visited Doeland Farms and … Continue reading

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Nigeria: Apply for an Opportunity to learn from practical vegetable farmer!

Are you a young person who wants to learn directly from a practical vegetable farmer, on how to successfully farm each of the following: Watermelon Cucumber Green beanls Green pepper Cabbage SweetCorn Lettuce e.t.c Training is for 3 months; after which … 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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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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Meet our Young Farmer of the month of February: Adebayo

I am always excited to write this segment of my blog as it gives me joy promoting other young smallholder/family farmers like myself who are either supporting their parent’s farm or are have small farms where they employ others. Our … Continue reading

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Postharvest food losses: creating poor family farmers!

“In Nigeria, an alarming 45 per cent(750,000 tons) of tomatoes harvested in the country is lost due to poor Food Supply Chain (FSC) management; price instability resulting from seasonal fluctuation in production and the supply preference of farmers and middlemen for … Continue reading

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Meet The Young Family Farmer #YFF of the Month Fareed – the Quail Farmer.

To fulfill my promise of promoting Young farmers and youth in Agribusiness, supporting their family farms, I will be promoting Young Family Farmers (YFF) every month on this page. Today, I will be telling the story of Ibrahim Fareed, the … Continue reading

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