Holland Lounge - Harvest Money Expo

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Netherlands
  16 February 2018 to 18 February 2018 - All Day Event
  Mandela National Stadium

Welcome to the Holland Lounge!

Meet the agro-food sector from Holland

In the Holland Lounge you will find:

- Innovative solutions in poultry, dairy, agri- and horticulture

- Seminars and presentations

- Best Farmers

- Companies, associations and organisations

Posted By in AgriProFocus Rwanda
Posted 10 October 2017 at 12:31


The first edition of Poultry Africa 2017 event took place from the 4th to 5th at Kigali Convention Centre. It was a two days event which brought together over 1000 key stakeholders in poultry industry mainly from Europe, North America and Sub-Saharan Africa, to discuss the development of the poultry industry in Africa.

The event themed “Poultry Africa 2017” was organized by Netherlands - African Business Council (NABC) in close cooperation with VNU Exhibitions, the Dutch Poultry Centre and Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources (MINAGRI). The Stakeholders of poultry industry from international and national level discussed about the poultry industry development on the African continent.

Mr. Jean Claude Kayisinga, the Permanent Secretary in MINAGRI, opening this global event noted that this is a rare opportunity to bring together poultry industry stakeholders across the value chain from farmers

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Event posted by in AgriProFocus Uganda
  17 May 2018 - 09:00 to 19 May 2018 - 20:00
  Mandela National Stadium - Namboole


Pork Expo Africa is Africa’s largest pig/pork industry-specific trade show that brings together pig producers, input manufacturers/traders, pork/pig traders, consumers and industry professionals from around the world for three days of education, innovation, networking and relishing. The event is presented by Pig Production and Marketing Uganda Limited, a private company specializing in trade of pork.

The Pork Expo Africa 2018 will take place in Uganda East Africa from 17th to 19th May 2018 in Mandela National Stadium – Namboole. The event will feature an Exhibition, Training on pig farming, business to business meetings and tasting of various pork dishes. This year’s event includes a special addition; “the live pig show” where different breeds of pigs, feeding regimes, housing floor options, automation of both water and feeds will be demonstrated.


1. Disseminating new technologies and innovations that increase production

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Fort Portal Farmer's Expo

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Uganda
  14 September 2016 to 16 September 2016 - All Day Event
  Fort Portal, Uganda

Whereas majority of farmers in Uganda are deprived of access to agricultural information due to low levels of education, knowledge exchange through exposition is known to break education and literacy barriers for the most ordinary farmers. These information and communication barriers similarly cause a divide along the production, supply, marketing, financing and other major segments of agricultural value chains. 

The Fort Portal Farmers’ Exposition aspires to provide a level learning field and open Agri-business opportunities for Farmers, Consumers, Processors, Transporters, Exporters, Manufactures, Financiers, and other key players in the Agriculture Sector. 

The EXPO, is first of its kind in the region and is expected to be visited by over 10,000 visitors will; 

a) Gather in one place, farmers from all corners of the region and agro-input dealers and manufacturers from outside Fort-Portal. 

b) Give an opportunity for farmers to share knowledge, and for the public to be expose

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Rwanda International Trade Fair

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Rwanda
  27 July 2016 to 10 August 2016 - All Day Event
  Gikondo Expo Ground

The organizing Committee of Rwanda International Trade Fair (RITF) 2016 cordially welcomes you to the 19th Rwanda International Trade Fair due to take place in Kigali-Rwanda from 27th July - 10th August 2016.

In the spirit of Public Private Partnership (PPP), Private Sector Federation in partnership with the Ministry of Trade and Industry have successfully organized the previous Exhibitions, the 19th is set to be even better.

As commonly known, RITF 2016 suits up for its 19th anniversary and leads a thunderous cheer for a vibrant business community that makes Rwanda and Africa as a whole; special, and unique, in many ways.

The RITF is a great opportunity for local and foreign exhibitors looking to invest in Rwanda to experience first hand immediate responses from domestic buyers in one location.

Local Exhibitors Registration Form
Foreign Exhibitors Registration Form

For more information, follow this link: http://www.psf.org.rw/spip.php?rubrique50


Agri-Finance & Market Linkages Event

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Rwanda
  11 August 2016 to 12 August 2016 - All Day Event
  Ruhango District / Southern Province

Are you into farming or supporting farmers’ agribusiness in Rwanda; and are you up for this exciting match making opportunity? Then this is an event you simply cannot afford to miss!  

We would like to invite you to the “Agri-Finance and Market Linkages event” for farmers that will be held in Ruhango district, on 11-12 August 2016.

The event aims to bring together farmers from the Southern Province, finance service providers from Southern Province and in Rwanda, agribusiness companies and Development partners operating in Rwanda for better information sharing, dialogue and interaction to address various burning issues in farmer entrepreneurship, including Access to Finance, Access to Market, and Information on quality inputs and equipment.

Your benefit as a Finance Service Provider, Processor, buyer/seller of agricultural products and inputs

The event will provide you with a separate stand and logistical support to display in an attractive way

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Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Rwanda
  20 March 2017 to 21 March 2017 - All Day Event
  Abu Dhabi


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When the Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA) was launched in 2014 it leveraged partnerships with over 40 influential organisations, such as the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the UN, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and the World Bank, that wanted a platform to show the world how technology gives us the only real chance of feeding nine billion people without destroying the environment.

Now in its 4th edition, GFIA is the world’s largest showcase of sustainable agriculture innovations for increased profits and environmentally responsible farming practices. Unlike other major agriculture events, GFIA is uniquely committed to meeting the needs of both large and smallholder farmers by presenting the best available and emerging solutions with the potential to deliver higher yields without damaging our natural resources and climate.

GFIA is not only a forum for key

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Rwanda
Posted 21 June 2016 at 02:51

The 11th National Agrishow builds fruitful business linkages

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

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Sajji RYAKUNZE Thank you so much for sharing this article with us, Agri show was a great chance for AgriProFocus Rwanda to introduce the Agri-BDS network to the potential clients, which is the farmers country wide that were listening to 105.9 Radio Huguka , a farmers radio

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Agro & Poultry Kenya 2016

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  14 October 2016 to 16 October 2016 - All Day Event
  Sarit Expo Centre, Nairobi

International Trade Show on Agriculture & Poultry, Farming & Veterinary


Aviana Africa 2016 Livestock and Poultry Expo

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Zambia
  21 July 2016 to 22 July 2016 - All Day Event
  Lusaka, Zambia

As part of our core objective to strengthen the poultry and livestock sectors, Aviana is continuing its series of Expos and Conferences across the continent. Our specialized Poultry and livestock expo will not only give  farmers and distributors a platform to market their products and network, but also fulfill the vary cause of exhibitors to reach the maximum number of visitors showcase innovative products/technologies in given time.

5 Good reasons to exhibit in Aviana Zambia 2016

1) Present your innovation & products to potential and serious visitors.
2) A forum for linking manufactures distributors, farmer and top decision makers of African health care sector.
3) Create new business partnerships, especially in Southern African countries.
4) Use Aviana Zambia as a launch pad for launching new products.
5) High quality Technical Conferences to enhance products/companies visibility among manufacturers, distributors, farmer and top decision makers of Poultry & Livestock Industry.

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5th Undercover Farming Expo 2016

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Netherlands
  15 March 2016 to 17 March 2016 - All Day Event
  Pretoria, South Africa

5th Undercover Farming Expo 2016

Technologies adopted by Southern African Hydroponic Farmers for increased production

Undercover Farming started as an industry magazine, and gave life to Conferences and Expo’s to bring farmers, new investors, service providers from foreign countries and locals together under one roof where the latest technology is exhibited and professionals in the trade deliver presentations on technical and management subjects during a conference. Since the first Expo and Conference, the term ‘undercover farming, became a household name and visitors were inspired to invest in this kind of farming.

More info: http://www.undercoverfarmingexpo.co.za

Link to Program 

Posted By in Herding for the Markets - Livestock Expo
Posted 6 August 2015 at 11:59

                             Call for Essays

                                        Herding for the Markets

                                           Opportunities in Extensive Livestock Production

Join our essay competition and express your innovative solutions and ideas on extensive livestock!

Take this unique opportunity to contribute to the international expo and conference ‘Herding for the Markets’ and write an essay about your ideas on exten

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 28 July 2015 at 01:39

                             Call for Essays

                                        Herding for the Markets

                                           Opportunities in Extensive Livestock Production

Join our essay competition and express your innovative solutions and ideas on extensive livestock!

Take this unique opportunity to contribute to the international expo and conference ‘Herding for the Markets’ and write an essay about your ideas on exten

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 16 April 2015 at 10:53

The Agritech Expo 2015 Opened TODAY!

The Agritech Expo 2015  site is prepped, the crop trials are looking great and the  Expo is on track to be the biggest farmer’s trade fair in Zambia! 

Agritech has its first livestock arena; with cattle, sheep and goats being delivered yesterday. The crop trials are looking fantastic, and everyone is putting in all their effort. 

The Expo days are planned with the following audiences in mind:

  • 16 April, Thursday: Large scale commercial farmers, emerging large scale farmers, VIPs, media, government, industry stake holders
  • 17 -18 April, Friday: Small scale farmers, emerging farmers and other interested visitors.

Register here

Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 10 April 2015 at 08:17

Agritech Outreach Programme to assist school in Chisamba with upgrades, supplies and farming.

The Golden Valley Basic School in Chisamba will be the first institution to benefit from the recently launched Agritech Expo Outreach Programme.  

The Agritech Outreach Programme has identified the Golden Valley Basic School, which is situated on the GART research farm and has 546 pupils aged between 7-18 and 17 teachers, for assistance in building renovations, supply of equipment and the school’s farm management. This project aims to address and facilitate the much needed assistance in creating a safer and more stimulating environment for the children as well as teachers.

The first phase of the project, funded by the Agri-tech Expo and exhibitor donors, will entail improving the safety and aesthetics of the existing school buildings, including replacing windows, repairing roofs, painting inside and outside and repairs to various sections of the structures. Plumbing and electrical improvements, as w

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 26 March 2015 at 12:04

Agritech Expo to address finance challenges of the Zambian farming community.

“Living our mandate of financially including the unbanked bankable people”

At the upcoming Agritech Expo at GART in Chisamba from 16-18 April, local agri experts will be on hand with free financial advice that is specifically geared towards to the agricultural sector and meeting Zambian challenges. More than 10 000 people are again expected to descend on the centre of agriculture in Zambia next month following the successful launch of the event last year.

Finance focused presentations and discussions at Agritech Expo will include:

“Financing Outside the Box”: Our Journey with Emergent & Smallholder Farmers by Ephraim Mwafyeni, Head of value chain, Zanaco, Zambia

"Providing farmers in Zambia with access to finance" by Antois van der Westhuizen, Head of retail, John Deere Financial

These presentations will be followed by panel Question and Answer sessions including;

Moderator: Chance Kabaghe, Executive Director, I

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 24 March 2015 at 06:20


AgriProFocus Zambia has been given a discounted rate for our members to exhibit at the Agritech Expo

Agritech Expo 2015 has offered AgriProFocus Zambia a designated area of 100 sq meters where 12 companies are able to have an exhibition space.  Instead of paying $1500 for your own space we can offer a 4 sq meter (2x2) space to display products and discuss products with the farming professionals.

The cost for an exhibition area per company comes to $569 (equivalent to K4332). This will include exhibition space and also allow for your logo and company description to be placed on the website.

Spaces are filling up quickly so if you are interested please let me know by March 30th, 2015. You can contact me at zambia@agriprofocus.com 

Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 23 March 2015 at 08:34

 Free Workshops for Farmers - Agritech Expo, 16-18 April at GART Chisamba, Zambia

Zambian farmers know that technology and knowledge are the way forward

The upcoming Agritech Expo, taking place from 16-18 April at GART in Chisamba, offers a range of free, practical workshops to assist farmers in the use of the latest technologies to improve their productive capacity and to become more competitive. The event is owned by the Zambia National Farmers Union (ZNFU) and organised by Spintelligent.

Confirmed session topics and expert speakers include:

• Enhancing mechanization and agriculture technologies for emerging to commercial operations - Kevin Lesser, Tactical Marketing Manager, John Deere, Kenya

• Ensuring food security though production development in the red meat industry in South Africa - Gerhard Schutte, CEO, Red Meat Producers Organisation, South Africa

• Improving farm productivity and promoting crop diversification and rural entrepreneurship through mechanisat

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 16 March 2015 at 03:30

Be Part of the USAID Workshops at Agritech Expo Zambia 2015.

Agritech Expo Zambia 2015 is less than 6 weeks away and will be hosted at the GART Research Centre in Chisamba, Zambia from 16 to 18 April 2015.

  • 16 April: Commercial Farmers focus day
  • 17 - 18 April: Open to all Agricultural professionals

Apart from open exhibitions, the Expo will also include Agricultural Development Discussions and Presentations supported by USAID, with over 20 agricultural speakers from Zambia, South Africa, Kenya and Malawi. 

The key areas of focus for the USAID development discussions will be:

• Farm mechanization

• Irrigation

• Business

• Commodity market

• Livestock

• Crop management & legume production

View the full programme of the workshops here and Register for free here.

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 9 February 2015 at 07:04

Agritech Expo returns to Chisamba in April

Vision: "when the region thinks of food, it should think Zambia”

This year, 17-18th April 2015 at GART Chisamba, the Agritech Expo aims to be bigger and stronger with increased exhibition space. The Expo has also dedicated one of the three days as a focus day for commercial and emerging commercial farmers.

Last years event attracted 8000 farmers and agribusiness professionals, 69 exhibitors, 23 hectares of expo site including crop trails and 40 exhibitors from the Zambia Poultry Expo. Additionally, the event was also attended by former Zambian Vice-President Dr Guy Scott, the Minister of Livestock and Agriculture, the Honorable Minister Wylbur Simuusa, and former Zambian President Ruphia B. Banda.

The President of the Zambia National Farmers Union, Dr Nguleka stated that “we would like Agritech 2015 to be even better. We saw from the over-subscription last year that this is what the farming community needs. We would like to build on last year

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