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05 March

At Grupo Arcor we believe in pursuing dreams and making them come true. All the milestones in the history of Arcor show that it is people, their entrepreneurial spirit and team work are the engine towards achieving our goals. The challenge of opening Angola´s largest chocolate, candy and biscuit factory was no exception.

“Crossing Borders: From Argentina to Angola” is a documentary short film showcasing this great milestone through the testimony of its protagonists. This innovative format allows you to put focus on people, their stories, feelings and expectations:

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05 March

Stevia – a leafy alternative to sugar Stevia, an ancient South American herb, might just be the answer for those who crave sugar but looking for a healthier alternative. FACTS The overuse of refined sugar in processed foods such as cold drinks and pastries has been given the blame for various illnesses. Stevia is aptly […]

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05 March

Data released by the United Nations shows that about 278 million people in Africa, around one- fifth of the continent’s total population, are affected by hunger as of 2021. This figure is about 50 million higher than in 2019. The 2022 Global Report on Food Crises showed that at least one in five Africans goes to bed hungry and an estimated 140 million people on the continent face acute food insecurity.

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05 March

Tingo Foods to revolutionize Africa’s food industry with US$1.6bn agri-food processing plant in Nigeria     NIGERIA – Agri-food company Tingo Foods, a subsidiary of the Tingo International Holding Inc group, has announced the beginning of a US$1.6 billion agri-food processing unit construction in Onicha-Ugbo in Delta State. What will the plant produce ? The […]

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05 March

Tropical Heat’s vision behind Heroes was to create the perfect crisps. By using state of the art cutting techniques, a unique blanching process, high-tech packing systems and layered atmospheric packing, they accomplished their mission. Naturally top quality potatoes have been an important foundation for creating the perfect crisps. Although it is unable to see this from the outside, Agrico PSA’s potato variety Markies is “a hidden force inside Heroes crisps”! Markies is the proud number one for potato chips in Kenya, but this is another prove of its increasing demand by Kenya’s crisping industry.

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26 February

Trout were imported into South Africa in the late 1890’s to stock into rivers for angling purposes. Shortly thereafter the State erected hatcheries at strategic locations in the then Cape Province, Natal and Transvaal to produce fingerlings locally for the further stocking of rivers. This was the beginning of the aquaculture industry in SA which for many decades was State driven and focussed exclusively on the production of freshwater sport fish.

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26 February

Values are critical to success in business to day. From agribusiness to advertising, a company’s core values lay the foundation for what the company cares about most, providing a common purpose that all employees should understand, work towards and live by. Companies without values tend to fall prey to internal chaos and reputational risk. But the proof of the pudding is in the eating.

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20 February

Small Farmers Can Thrive in Blueberry Farming: Tips and Strategies Photo Credit: Farmers Weekly Blueberry farming is a lucrative venture that can provide small farmers with a sustainable source of income. The demand for blueberries continues to grow, driven by their nutritional value and health benefits. In this follow-up article, we will provide tips and […]

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19 February

Blueberries are a delicious and nutritious fruit that has become increasingly popular worldwide. In Africa, blueberry farming is a relatively new industry, but it is quickly gaining momentum in certain regions.

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17 February

“How to Make a Fortune with Cane Rat Farming in Africa: A Step-by-Step Guide to the Lucrative Business You Need to Try Now!” Largest rat – Cane rat – Credits: Twitter Museum of Comparative Zoology In the heart of Africa, there is a new kind of farming emerging, one that is both strange and lucrative. […]

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