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Digitization seeds opportunities for Eastern Africa’s rural farmers

Sep 8, 2021

Digitization seeds opportunities for Eastern Africa’s rural farmers

Trade and supply disruptions are affecting farmers in rural Kenya and Uganda, but digital platforms offer new markets.

In Kenya, Food Retailers Race to Improve Safety Standards

Jun 7, 2021

In Kenya, Food Retailers Race to Improve Safety Standards

Better standards are crucial on a continent where food safety is a challenge.

A Sweet Start to Increased Georgia Exports to Europe

Apr 2, 2021

A Sweet Start to Increased Georgia Exports to Europe

Increased honey sales are helping the country’s agricultural export drive.

A Woman’s Fight to Make Her Way In Mali’s Beef Industry

Mar 8, 2021

A Woman’s Fight to Make Her Way In Mali’s Beef Industry

The inspiring story of the only female CEO in the nation’s meat-processing sector.

In Kosovo, Microfinance Expands Herds—And Hopes

Jan 12, 2021

In Kosovo, Microfinance Expands Herds—And Hopes

Micro loans are helping the nation’s farming sector weather the COVID-19 crisis.

Getting to the Root of Africa’s Food Challenges

Dec 9, 2020

Getting to the Root of Africa’s Food Challenges

Boosting local production is key to addressing food security in the region.

Ripe for Growth

Nov 11, 2020

Ripe for Growth

Transforming a Costa Rican farming community into a global exporter.

Drua Experience in Fiji Keeps Traditional Sailing Alive

Jun 8, 2020

Drua Experience in Fiji Keeps Traditional Sailing Alive

The Fijian drua or double-hulled canoes were the finest sea-going vessels ever designed and built by the natives of Oceania. Today, they are precious exhibits across museums in Fiji, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and Germany. The only one that is sailing is berthed at the Vuda Marina in Lautoka, Fiji, where Alison Newell, a New Zealander, is keeping the art of traditional sailing alive.

Digital Marketplace Keeps Indonesian Farmers in Business

May 26, 2020

Digital Marketplace Keeps Indonesian Farmers in Business

An agricultural e-commerce platform offers solutions to social distancing mandates in a COVID-19 era.

New Farming “Ecosystem” in Uganda Empowers Smallholders

May 6, 2020

New Farming “Ecosystem” in Uganda Empowers Smallholders

Grainpulse’s “one-stop-shop” may help double production of local crops while connecting farmers to markets and export possibilities.