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Posted By in AgriProFocus Rwanda
Posted 11 October 2018 at 07:06

10 Amazing Fish Farming Facts That You Should Know!

Fish farming and aquaponics are gaining popularity rapidly because of the increasing demands of protein and health benefits of fish. If we depend on wild fish alone, most of our fish will be gone by the year 2050 if we don’t start aquaponic fishing. But many of us don’t know some of the facts about fish farming or fish farmers. In case you don’t have an idea of how a fish farmer works, here are some facts about fish farming given below.

Fact #1: Fish is a major source of protein for over one billion people around the world, especially in the developing countries. In America, the awareness of protein from fish consumption and other health benefits from fish and fish farming is rapidly growing, making fish farming a profitable business.

Fact #2: Over 70% of the world’s wild fish stock has been exploited or depleted due to over fishing, and therefore, fish farming or aquacultured fish has become a necessity, which is quickly stepping up

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 29 November 2017 at 11:47

2SCALE’s service delivery model offers opportunities to embed and share costs of support services within the value chain


The role of advisors in agribusiness is ever changing. Whereas conventional advisors mainly work with farmers, the 2SCALE programme turned these intermediaries into coaches of local business partnerships in a particular value chain. As this shift showed impressive results, such as the embedding of support costs within the value chain, 2SCALE explained the approach of its service delivery model and lessons learned from it in its second thematic paper “Strengthening business support services for agribusiness partnerships”.

Support services within agribusiness clusters

In 2SCALE, the role and terms of reference of agribusiness advisors moved from being mostly technical advisors for primarily farmers to facilitators and on-the-job coaches of local business actor networks formed as partnerships around a Producers’ Groups: the agribusiness clusters (ABCs). Consortium p

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Nicole Metz Dear colleagues at 2Scale, BoPInc, IFDC and ICRA, thanks for sharing the paper and the link. It may be interesting for you to be part of the conversation hosted by Food & Business Knowledge Platform tomorrow, in the context of the conference 'Research & Policy: two peas in a pod?' Inclusive Business will be discussed in one thematic session, for which the following concept note has been prepared: http://knowledge4food.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/171201_theme3_inclusive-business-development.pdf

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Indonesia
Posted 6 June 2017 at 05:25

Eksplorasi Solusi Pertanian Pangan lewat Idea Jam

Pada 2050, 70% penduduk dunia akan terpusat di area urban, terutama negara-negara Asia seperti India, China dan Indonesia. Tanpa inovasi yang memadai, area urban akan kesulitan memenuhi kebutuhan pangan penduduknya. Pangan tak bisa dilepaskan dari peran pertanian. Selain jumlah penduduk yang makin meningkat, sektor pertanian menghadapi berbagai tantangan seperti perubahan iklim, kemiskinan, akses terhadap sumberdaya tanah dan air. Di sisi lain, kelaparan termasuk malnutrisi dan pangan yang terbuang masih terjadi dimana-mana. Petani pun masih menghadapi ketidakpastian pasar dan fluktuasi harga. Hal-hal ini tak bisa diselesaikan dengan bisnis seperti biasa, perlu terobosan kewirausahaan sosial untuk menjawab tantangan tersebut.

AgriProFocus Indonesia memfasilitasi anggota jaringannya dalam Idea Jam #1 untuk memikirkan bersama solusi persoalan pertanian pangan, 20 Februari 2017 lalu. Acara ini menantang peminat kewirausahaan sosial untuk m

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 22 May 2017 at 03:27

  Partner With AWAMU - Uganda's #1 Wood Stove!

AWAMU Biomass Energy is offering you a partnership opportunity! Convince a person to buy a gasifier stove at 60,000 shs. then get a commission of 8000 shs per stove sold. Our returnable from a sale is 52,000 shs per stove.
GASIFIER STOVE BENEFITS:
  • Save 40% on cooking energy costs
  • 90% smoke free
  • Save 30 minutes or more with each meal
  • Utilizes a wide variety of biomass fuels
  • Makes charcoal that can be used for further cooking
ABOUT AWAMU:
Awamu Biomass Energy is a social enterprise formed in October 2012 with the aim of solving the problem in inefficient cooking among poor households in Uganda.
An ideal rural woman has to make frequent long distance to scavenge for scares wood where they by risking accidents and rape. They otherwise have to spend lots of money on cooking fuel. Women and girls spend at least five hours each day cooking in smoky (toxic) kitchens. We solve this problem by manufacturing and distributing the clean and affordable gasifi

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 11 May 2017 at 05:06

  Partner With AWAMU - Uganda's #1 Wood Stove!

AWAMU Biomass Energy is offering you a partnership opportunity! Convince a person to buy a gasifier stove at 60,000 shs. then get a commission of 8000 shs per stove sold. Our returnable from a sale is 52,000 shs per stove.
GASIFIER STOVE BENEFITS:
  • Save 40% on cooking energy costs
  • 90% smoke free
  • Save 30 minutes or more with each meal
  • Utilizes a wide variety of biomass fuels
  • Makes charcoal that can be used for further cooking
ABOUT AWAMU:
Awamu Biomass Energy is a social enterprise formed in October 2012 with the aim of solving the problem in inefficient cooking among poor households in Uganda.
An ideal rural woman has to make frequent long distance to scavenge for scares wood where they by risking accidents and rape. They otherwise have to spend lots of money on cooking fuel. Women and girls spend at least five hours each day cooking in smoky (toxic) kitchens. We solve this problem by manufacturing and distributing the clean and affordable gasifi

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 5 May 2017 at 06:08

  Partner With AWAMU - Uganda's #1 Wood Stove!

AWAMU Biomass Energy is offering you a partnership opportunity! Convince a person to buy a gasifier stove at 60,000 shs. then get a commission of 8000 shs per stove sold. Our returnable from a sale is 52,000 shs per stove.
GASIFIER STOVE BENEFITS:
  • Save 40% on cooking energy costs
  • 90% smoke free
  • Save 30 minutes or more with each meal
  • Utilizes a wide variety of biomass fuels
  • Makes charcoal that can be used for further cooking
ABOUT AWAMU:
Awamu Biomass Energy is a social enterprise formed in October 2012 with the aim of solving the problem in inefficient cooking among poor households in Uganda.
An ideal rural woman has to make frequent long distance to scavenge for scares wood where they by risking accidents and rape. They otherwise have to spend lots of money on cooking fuel. Women and girls spend at least five hours each day cooking in smoky (toxic) kitchens. We solve this problem by manufacturing and distributing the clean and affordable gasifi

... Read more