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In the last 5 to 6 years, there has been a huge increase in new digital solutions coming into the market”

Michael Hailu, director of CTA

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Farming a Smart-Tech future

Smart technologies and cutting-edge data gathering are slashing the costs of precision farming, boosting crop yields, and helping every farmer from smallholders to commercial giants.

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With the dual challenge of population growth and climate change, is it possible to intensify agriculture sustainably?

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First online network for women entrepreneurs in agribusiness launched

Despite accounting for 40 percent of the agricultural workforce worldwide, women’s participation in agribusiness is often limited to low-profit production.

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African agriculture economies 'bright spot' in disappointing global economy

The global economy generally fell short of its forecasts, set to weaken to 2.6 percent this year, but in Sub-Saharan Africa, agriculture-dependent countries such as Benin, Rwanda, Cote d’Ivoire, and Uganda grew positively, according to the latest World Bank report.

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Millennials ‘make farming sexy’ in Africa, where tilling the soil once meant shame

Over 2,700 agricultural officers, each issued a motorbike by the government, have been deployed across the country to educate farmers on best practices, such as which crops are most adapted to climate change.

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