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04 December

An Interview With Saani Abdulai: Growing An Agripreneur In Ghana by Herbert H. Kliegerman, iGrow News     Kliegerman interviews an emerging agripreneur in Ghana, Saani Abdulai. Abdulai explains his business model for his company, The Wave, his challenges as an agripreneur and the impact he is making in the villages in Ghana.   What […]

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26 November

Linda Cronje – The Start Up Story of a South African Quail Egg Entrepreneur by Lioness of Africa   This is the story of one woman’s vision to make quail eggs an everyday healthy food item of choice, whilst at the same time, helping others to build their own successful businesses in her company’s supply […]

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26 November

Top 13 Most Profitable Crops To Grow by GroCycle   Have a guess – what do you think are the most profitable crops for small farms to grow? If you’re short of space or time input, you should look toward high value crops to maximise the output of your small farm production. In this article […]

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23 November

Abueng Leepile, a South African Agripreneur Providing Healthy and Delicious Vegetables To the Country  by Lioness of Africa   South Africa has a long tradition of growing some of the world’s finest fruit and vegetables. In the North West province of the country, agripreneur Abueng Leepile, founder of Bokamoso Abu Farms, is playing her part […]

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19 November

An Entrepreneur On A Mission To Help Americans Discover Superfood Moringa by Julia B. Olayanju     Mintel Global New Products Database (GNDP) research reported a 36% increase in the number of food and beverage products launched around the world in 2015 alone featuring terms such as “superfood”, supergrain or similar terms.  Consumer demands seem […]

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10 November

From a Hawker to an Award-Winning Agro-Processing Farmer By Luyolo Mkentane, Farmer’s Weekly   Entrepreneur Gugu Mlipha went from being a hawker to an award-winning agro-processing farmer with a turnover of R2,4 million/year. Despite her success, she remains firmly hands-on, even driving her company’s delivery truck.     A hawker by profession. That’s how Gugu […]

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02 November

Business Unusual with Mayfield Enterprises   The global pandemic of 2020 has irrevocably changed the landscape of the world. Who would have guessed that an essential worker is a cleaner? Or a truck driver? Not in living memory has the world been forced to assess priorities for survival. And never before has food security carried […]

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02 November

Meet Africa Biomass Company – Experts in Wood Recycling and Equipment Sales   Africa Biomass Company revolves around the novel concept of grinding up unwanted trees on site in order to create wood chip mulch which can be used in various applications. This process is known as tree or wood recycling. Since 2004, Africa Biomass […]

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30 October

Automated Shuttle Car Optimizes Packhouse Flow   Gossamer SC-400 Shuttle Car Many packhouses are looking to reduce the amount of forklifts operating on the floor and for that reason Somerset West-based Gossamer Packaging Machinery have designed an automated shuttle car for the circulation of empty and full pallets or bins without the use of pallet […]

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30 October

The Dairy Farming Handbook Chapter 1: General Introduction to Dairy Farming Compiled by Dr C.J.C. Muller   The Dairy Farming Handbook Launch The Dairy Farming Handbook by the Western Cape Department of Agriculture with the support of SAMilco was launched at the 2017 Agri-Expo Livestock. The comprehensive handbook aims to support dairy farmers with problem-focused […]

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