ACCRA, Ghana — The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF), the U.S. government’s Feed the Future Initiative, and the Sustainable Trade Initiative (IDH) officially launched the WCF African Cocoa Initiative (WCF/ACI) in [...]Read more ›
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Microsoft founder Bill Gates on Thursday called for a “digital revolution” to alleviate world hunger by increasing agricultural productivity through satellites and genetically-engineered seed varieties. “We have to think hard [...]Read more ›
Technology firm Mobipay has launched a system that it says will elevate farmers’ record-keeping and improve access to credit.Read more ›
A new United Nations initiative in Mozambique aimed at increasing the quality of seeds will help the African country capitalize on its arable land and unlock its potential, the Organization’s [...]Read more ›
[DURBAN] Marginalised farmers in the developing world may soon be able to ‘see’ into the future through a tool that will help them adapt to climate change by simulating how their crop [...]Read more ›
Farm investments today can prevent food security crises tomorrow. With the October rainy season starting, FAO is helping more than 5,000 vulnerable farming households in eastern Kenya terrace their fields [...]Read more ›
[DOUALA, CAMEROON] Farmers from different communities in Senegal will meet climate scientists at a major meeting in Dakar, the country’s capital, later in the year to improve communication between them [...]Read more ›