Category: Conference

Ignite 2019 Launched in Ghana with Amazing African Women in Agribusiness

Sixteen (16) amazing women in agribusiness from nine countries are in Ghana for IGNITE 2019, a 3-week in-residence mentoring and strategic support programme organized by GuzaKuza, a dynamic women-led organization. At a press launch, the Team Leader, Nana Adjoa Sifa, shared how inspired she was with their presence in Ghana, joining a cohort of awesome Igniters. Implemented in partnership with… Read more →

Pre-Register: Agrofood & Plastprintpack West Africa 2019

The visitor registration for agrofood & plastprintpack West Africa 2019 coming off in Ghana from December 10-12 has opened: Admission to the event is free of charge. The organizer recommends visitors to pre-register online in order to avoid queues and to secure themselves a free, fast track entry to the exhibition, a personal visitor badge and a complimentary copy of… Read more →

Macfrut 2020, registrations are now open

The promotional campaign of the 37th edition of Macfrut, the trade fair for the fresh produce industry to be held in May 2020 in Rimini (Italy), has begun. International missions are underway and early booking is now available Cesena, 8th October 2019 – Registrations are now open for the next edition of Macfrut, the international fruit and vegetable trade fair… Read more →

The 9th Annual Pre-Harvest Conference and Exhibition opens today in Tamale

Wednesday, September 25, 2019, Tamale:  The 9th Annual Pre-Harvest Conference and Exhibition will open today targeting at least 3,000 participants visiting the Aliu Mahama Sports Stadium in Tamale. In a press release issued from the city of Tamale by the organizing company, Agri-house Foundation, preparations is complete for the annual agricultural event. “Everything is now in place for staging one of… Read more →

We will ensure smallholder farmers get paid well-Ghana Commodity Exchange (GCX)

The Assistant Manager, Membership and Business Development at the Ghana Commodities Exchange (GCX), Joseph Anum Nai, says his outfit is working hard to ensure that farmers are well paid for their farm produce. He said the provision of warehousing facilities, proper packaging of these farm products, and connecting them to the right market by his organization will enable farmers trade… Read more →

Ecobank Supports Pre-Harvest Agribusiness Event in Tamale

Ecobank Ghana has linked its consistent support for the Annual Pre-Harvest Conference and Exhibition to its belief in the potential of Ghana’s agricultural sector to transform the economy. Head of Small and Medium Enterprises at Ecobank, Mr. Kingsley Adofo-Addo, made this statement at a recently held pre-event media briefing for the 9th Annual Pre-Harvest Conference and Exhibition coming up in… Read more →

6th Commercial Farm Africa 30-31 Oct, 2019 – Nairobi, KENYA

Officials, Plantation Owners, Tech Companies and Funding Agencies to Attend 6th Commercial Farm Africa in Nairobi Financial accessibility, cost competitiveness in agribusiness transformation mainly in Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania, as well as use of precision farming, hydroponic systems are just some of the highlights at CMT’s 6th Commercial Farm Africa, in Nairobi on 30-31 October, 2019. The leading agribusiness conference in… Read more →

Use modern technologies and drought resistant crops to minimize climate change impact: Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

The Co-chair for Commission on New Climate Economy, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, says the use of modern technologies and drought resistant crop varieties are some of the surest ways to minimize the climate change menace facing Africa’s agricultural sector. This according to her will help reap the most out of the sector despite the challenges it is faced with. Mrs Okonjo-Iweala who… Read more →

Agrihouse Stages 9th Pre-Harvest Agribusiness Exhibition and Conference in Tamale: September 25-27

Theme: Market Accessibility: The Structured and Sustainable Pathway The 9th Pre-harvest Agribusiness Exhibition and Conference Event is scheduled to take place from September 25-27, 2019 at the Aliu Mahama Sports Stadium, Tamale. This event, adjudged the Agribusiness event of the Year, 2018, promotes business partnerships among the various value chain actors and policy-makers. Media Briefing At a press briefing for… Read more →

African Palm Oil Industry Moves for a Sustainable Balance Between Conservation and Development

Accra, GHANA – Wednesday August 21, 2019: Close to 200 delegates came together today for Africa’s third Sustainable Palm Oil Conference, hosted by the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) and Proforest, to discuss the urgent need for a long-term sustainable development plan for oil palm production in Africa. As RSPO’s presence increases with certified members in over 15 countries… Read more →

Livestock, Poultry and Fisheries Tradeshow (LiPF) Opens July 29

The three-day Livestock, Poultry and Fisheries Tradeshow (LiPF 2019), is scheduled to open, Monday, July 29 to Wednesday, July 31 , 2019 at the Accra International Conference Center (AICC), Accra Ghana. The Livestock, Poultry and Fisheries Tradeshow (LiPF) will run alongside the 7th edition of the All African Conference on Animal Agriculture (AACAA), a quadrennial event on Animal and Animal… Read more →

Press Briefing: 7th All Africa Conference on Animal Agriculture and the Livestock, Poultry and Fisheries Trade Show (LiPF 2019)

The Ghana Society of Animal Production (GSAP), Ghana Animal Science Association (GASA), Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA), Ministry of Food and Agriculture, USDA Amplifies and Agrihouse Foundation held a Press Briefing yesterday July, 10 th 2019, on the up-coming 7th All Africa Conference on Animal Agriculture (AACAA) and The Livestock, Poultry and Fisheries Trade Show (LiPF 2019) in… Read more →

9th Pre-Harvest Agribusiness Exhibitions and Conference:

This year’s Pre-Harvest to focus on sustainable and structured markets for the agricultural sector. The 9th Annual Pre-harvest Agribusiness Exhibitions and Conference builds on the success of the 2018 event, which is scheduled from September 25-27, 2019 at the Aliu Mahama Sports stadium. This event is expected to bring together about 3000 farmers, agribusinesses and value chain actors to share… Read more →

Press Release: Livestock, Poultry and Fisheries Trade Show (LiPF) 2019

The 2019 edition of The Livestock, Poultry and Fisheries Trade Show (LiPF), is scheduled to take place at the Accra International Conference Center (AICC), from the 29th–31st of July, 2019 in Accra, Ghana. The event, an initiative of Ministry Of Food and Agriculture and Agrihouse Foundation, would run alongside the 7th All Africa Conference on Animal Agriculture (AACAA), which is… Read more →

WOFAGRIC Event Opens Today at Chances Hotel, Ho

Close to 500 women have registered to participate in the maiden edition of the Women in Food and Agricultural Leadership Forum & Expo (WOFAGRIC) and Gold in the Soil Awards, scheduled to begin from June 12-13, at Chances Hotel, Ho, Volta Region. This event is the first of its kind in the agricultural sector for the recognition of women and… Read more →