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Maïmouna Sidibe Coulibaly’s company Faso Kaba sells seeds of maize, peanut, rice and sorghum that are adapted to the Sahelian climate

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Maïmouna Sidibe Coulibaly explains how her company Faso Kaba, which means ‘corn country’ in Bambara, Mali, became one of the leading suppliers of improved seeds adapted to the Sahelian climate.


Olawale Rotimi Opeyemi is the founder and CEO of JR Farms, an agribusiness working to transform Africa’s agriculture by providing more jobs in the sector, and creating value addition for the continent’s staple crops.