East West Seed Myanmar

Posted By in AgriProFocus Myanmar
Posted 7 August 2018 at 05:35

Agrifood Bootcamp 2018 (Short Video)


ၿမန္မာဘာသာၿဖင္႔လည္းေအာက္တြင္ဖတ္ရႈေလ႔လာႏိုင္ပါၿပီ။

Do you want to learn youth’s movement in the agriculture sector? We would like to share our valuable experiences in the Agrifood Bootcamp. What did youths do at Agrifood Bootcamp and how did they develop their new business idea based on the different challenges? Which kinds of companies and organizations support them to find the innovative solutions? Please have a look at the unforgettable memory which we saved in this video. If you want to participate in next Bootcamp as a organization or as a participants, please, feel free to contact us.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5zYHClQ2W2M&t=1s

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Myanmar
Posted 8 March 2018 at 04:50

VEGCAP Super Trainers appear in Myanmar

ၿမန္မာဘာသာၿဖင္႔လည္း ေအာက္တြင္ေလ႔လာဖတ္ရႈႏိုင္ပါသည္။

The second program of “VEGCAP Super Trainers” was held on 5-9 February 2018 at Golden Bamboo Hotel, Heho in Southern Shan State, Myanmar.Super trainers are being upskilled in order to be able to train others, thereby exponentially increasing the network and reach of good farming practices.

Mr. Derk van Balen from Farm System Research, Soil Quality and Organic Agriculture of Wageningen University & Research taught about Crop Rotation, Soil Quality, Soil Health and Visual Soil Assessment subjects theoretically and practically. At this training session, 25 experts of vegetable sector joined to share and advise agricultural extension workers, young experts and farmers. Trainees included Extension Workers from the Department of Agriculture, instructors from State Agricultural Institutes, Advisors from N

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Tun Tun Win  I am very interested in the coming course.

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Posted By in Youth in Agribusiness, Myanmar
Posted 13 February 2018 at 04:20

Accomplished the final Agrifood Teaser Workshop with moment of inspiration by the youth voice

On 7 February 2018, AgriProFocus Myanmar successfully hosted the Final Agrifood Bootcamp Teaser Workshop at Yangon University of Economics. Wow!!! We were impressed by the active input and high quality of the contributions from young people to solve the various challenges presented by the companies and organizations. There were 165 participants from Yangon University of Economics and other interested youth.. When we announced the statement “ I can contribute to developing the agriculture sector with my educational background”, more than 70% of the participants stand up and agreed the statement.

The Agrifood Bootcamp is a project to link Myanmar students and young professionals age 18 and 35 to Dutch businesses and organisations in the agrifood sector. The objective is to increase awareness of youth about the opportunities in agribusiness, improve linkages and exchange between Myanmar youth and D

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Posted By in Youth in Agribusiness, Myanmar
Posted 31 January 2018 at 07:48

CHALLENGE - TWO

EAST WEST SEED invites youth who can develop the solutions to their challenge

ၿမန္မာဘာသာၿဖင္႔လည္း ေအာက္တြင္ ဖတ္၇ႈေလ႔လာႏိုင္ပါသည္။

East West Seed company works for smallholder vegetable farmers by improving the quality of tropical vegetable varieties and sharing knowledge and skills. The develop tropical vegetable seeds that help farmers grow better crops.

Challenge: How to improve safe use of pesticides for growing vegetables?

"With limited access of technical knowledge, the misuse of pesticides in growing vegetables is a challenge for East West Seed. We are looking forward to learn more about your ideas for safe use of pesticides which is leading to better quality vegetables and higher yields, as well as improved safety for producer, consumer and environment.”

How to apply

Do you want to participate the Agrifood Bootcamp? Applying is easy!

All you have to do is pitching your ide

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