Cashew shelling faces problems in Kenya but South Africa is having success with macadamia processing.
Nigeria’s biggest company is taking an interest in agribusiness. This is good news for the sector.
The green revolution was a game-changer for Asian economies and there is great potential to improve African smallholders by bringing Asian experience to bear.
Africa has the potential to become the new global breadbasket but this will require a revolution in agribusiness.
Tackling the menace of the tenacious fall armyworm is a top priority if Africa’s food security is to be safeguarded.
African Development Bank (AfDB) President Dr Akinwumi Adesina explains how agriculture and agribusiness can lead to industrialisation in Africa.
Ethiopia’s economy remains robust despite a difficult 2016 that has seen a drought and anti-government protests dampen optimism.
A crop blight has led to the declaration of a state of emergency in northern Nigeria.
Once viewed as worthless, the humble croton nut of East Africa has proven to be a valuable source of biofuel, fertiliser and even chicken feed.
The role of the private sector must be utilised to add value to Africa’s agricultural produce.