From the 22nd until the 25th of June 2017, Dutch companies and organizations, active in agri-business in Rwanda, demonstrated their knowledge and expertise to the public at the Rwandan Agricultural Show in Kigali.
The expo was organized for the 12th year by the Rwandan Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources (MINAGRI). This year’s theme was: ‘Adopt climate resilient technologies to improve farmer livelihoods’. MINAGRI stressed that Rwanda is in need of technologies that can help fight against climate change and the effects. Also, there is a need for sufficient quality seeds, fertilizers, water, and training and advice to ensure productive farming (source: http://www.newtimes.co.rw/section/read/214727/).
This year in the Holland pavilion the presence of Dutch agri-business companies was combined together with Dutch NGO’s active in the agri-business sector in Rwanda.
AgriProFocus stand received many visitors who were interested in... Read more
(Message from the Embassy of the Kingdom of The Netherlands)
The Rwandan Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources (MINAGRI) is organizing the 12th Kigali Agricultural Show in June 2017. The theme for this year’s agrishow is: ‘Adopt climate resilient technologies to improve farmer livelihoods’. The Netherlands Embassy in Rwanda is organizing a Holland Pavilion in which Dutch agricultural companies and organizations, active and/or interested in Rwanda, exhibit their products and knowledge, and are also present to provide information on their activities.
The Holland Pavilion will be open for visitors from Thursday 22 June until Sunday 25 June. The following companies and organizations will be present in the Holland Pavilion:
· Holland Greentech (representing Hoogendoorn, Bosman van Zaal, Koppert, RijkZwaan, Soil Cares)
· Severe Weather Consult Ltd
· Future Pump Solar Irrigatio... Read more
The Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources is honored to announce the 12th National Agricultural Show to be held from 22nd to 27th June 2017 at Mulindi/Gasabo Show Ground.
The National Agriculture Show is a yearly-event organised by the Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources to exhibit innovations and best practices in the agriculture sector. It is a platform that brings exhibitors and visitors together exchange information, experiences and identify business opportunities.
It is in this regard that the Ministry invites you to participate in the above exhibition. The theme for this year's AGRISHOW is: ''Adopt Climate resilient technologies to improve farmer livelihoods''.
The registration form and instructions can be downloaded from the Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources website (CLICK HERE) .
Please sub,it the form to the following e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or bring the form to MINAGRI Headquarters not later than 12th June 2017.
For further informatio... Read more
The 11th National Agricultural Exhibition under the theme “Invest in Agricultural innovations for prosperity”, closed yesterday: 20th June 2016 at Mulindi after 1 week of exhibition of agricultural products & services and new innovations in a warm weather.
Exhibitors showcased different products in a range of value addition of agricultural produce, fertilizer, livestock and poultry feed production, machinery, post-harvest handling, consulting and training services to farmers, new farming technologies.
AgriProFocus Rwanda had an exhibition stand at the showground just next to the Dutch Pavilion where 13 Dutch companies made good business contacts with potential partners in Rwanda.
Of course the newly-launched Agri-BDS Network (that was created in the partnership SPARK-AgriProFocus) was there too. Three of its members: Youth in Agribusiness Company (Pig Farming), Gira Agoronome Iwawe (extension services), and AFAS (acquaculture far... Read more
The Rwandan Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources (MINAGRI) is organizing the 11th National Agricultural Show from the 14th to the 20th June 2016 in Rwanda. The Agricultural Show is one of several regional agricultural fairs in the region, aiming to prosper and flourish business and technology transfer in agricultural commercial exchange activities. The theme of this year’s show is ‘Invest in Agricultural innovations for prosperity’.
The Netherlands embassy is attending this coming agricultural show with a Holland pavilion in which Dutch agricultural companies, active and/or interested in doing business in Rwanda, exhibit their products, knowledge and are present to provide information. Besides, the Holland pavilion features an area where visitors of the pavilion can meet and talk with the Dutch.
The following companies are attending the agricultural show in the Holland pavilion:
· Heineken Bramin Farm
·... Read more
The Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources is honoured to announce the 11th Kigali National Agriculture show scheduled from June 13th-20th, 2016 at the Mulindi Agricultural Showground, in Gasabo District, Kigali City.
The Rwandan Agriculture Show is a yearly event organised by the Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources (MINAGRI) to exhibit innovations and best practices in the Agriculture sector in Rwanda. It is an ideal platform that brings both exhibitors and visitors together for the exchange of information, experience as well as getting investment opportunities. Farmers and private sector use this forum to find new products, services and partnerships. It is in this regard that we wish to invite you to participate in the above exhibition. The theme of this year is: “Invest in Agricultural innovations for prosperity”.
For more information and registration, please go to: http://www.minagri.gov.rw/index.php?id=6... Read more
The AgriShow which took place at Mulindi, from 4th-11th June 2015 is the largest Agricultural Show in Rwanda. This year the fair received more than 200 exhibitors from 10 countries: The Netherlands, Kenya, Zambia, Germany, China among others.
During the last Agrishow, our stand was visited by approximately 300 visitors, mainly from the private sector: farmers, processors, etc. but also from other public institutions: researchers, students, etc. We took the opportunity to explain to them, how we facilitate knowledge-sharing and Co-Creation through Network development - Business Brokering -Innovation Communities - Debate & Learning.
The use of the online platform was also presented to the new members. Generally, most of the visitors were interested on how to use the platform to buy/sell the agri-products through our Market Place Section.
''I am a fresh graduate, we graduated last year in Agricultural Mech... Read more
The 10th edition of the Kigali National Agricultural Show ended on Friday at the Mulindi show grounds in Gasabo district, Kigali, with the awarding of best exhibitors.
Organised under the theme: ‘Agriculture Financing for Sector Prosperity’, the show attracted 205 exhibitors, both local and foreign. Some of the foreign exhibitors were from Kenya, China, Zambia, Germany and The Netherlands, among others.
From the 4th June 2015, the Kigali National
Agricultural Show is taking place at Mulindi; this Agrishow presents a focus on
access to finance, processing, machinery, farming technologies, irrigation
systems, greenhouses, horticulture, seeds, fertilizers & agrochemicals,
Exhibitors are individuals, small and medium-size enterprises, public and private enterprises, companies and government institutions, showcasing their activities and products with visitors, discovering, buying and making contacts.
This year, the theme of this one-week event is ‘’ ''Agriculture Financing for Sector Prosperity''. The financial institutions and insurance companies present: Access To Finance Rwanda, Banque Populaire du rwanda, KCB, Urwego Opportunity Bank, Equity Bank, SORAS, UAP, BRD.
In this year’s event, don’t miss out on the opportunity to visit the Dutch Pavilion with Dutch companies: BoP, Bosman van Zaal, Greenport Holland / DHTB, Hoogendo... Read more
At this 10th Anniversary of the National Agricultural Show 2015 the Netherlands embassy has set up a Holland pavilion in which Dutch agricultural companies, active in Rwanda, exhibit their products and are also present to provide information.
Together with Greenport Holland/Dutch Horticultural Trade Board and Agriprofocus we have put together an interesting program to learn about new technologies, to meet the companies and to network.
We are looking forward to welcome you at the Holland Pavilion at the Agricultural Show, June 4-11, 2015.
Please find the program bellow, including four seminars, a networking event and the possibility to apply for a meeting with BoP, Bosman van Zaal, Greenport Holland / DHTB, Hoogendoorn, Hollanda Fairfoods, Koppert, Naiade, Rijkzwaan, SoilCares, TNO, DLV Plant, TAHMO and Wageningen University.
In case you would like to have a meeting with one of these Dutch participants at the Agricult... Read more
Organised by MINAGRI, the 10th Kigali National Agricultural Show will start tomorrow 04/06/2015 at Mulindi Agricultural Showground. The fair will be operating from 07 A.M to 06 P.M daily.
Innovations and best practices in the Agriculture Sector in Rwanda will be exhibited.
AgriProFocus Rwanda Network will also be there. We will keep you posted through our online platform and our Facebook page.
Come one, Come all !!!