solar power

Posted By in Youth in Agribusiness Rwanda
Posted 16 July 2018 at 08:39

Young innovators develop solar-powered technology to manage farming remotely

Farmers will be able to manage farming practices such as effective irrigation of their crops without necessarily being at their farms thanks to a solar-powered technology developed by Rwandan young innovators.

The technology uses solar-fueled sensors and irrigation to collect data on soil moisture, nutrient needs and water needed to foster crop growth.

It is in line with a project of Precise Agriculture (PA), a modern farming management model using digital techniques to monitor and optimise agricultural production processes that the innovators, members of the Kicukiro District-based STES Group, a company which was founded by technical innovators and researchers, have undertaken. Read more

Posted By in Horticulture
Posted 5 March 2018 at 03:08

Opportunity to join InspiraFarms team!

Inspirafarms, a leading innovator in agrifood and renewable energy technology is looking for a dynamic and seasoned individual that will lead in the development of new business opportunities in Eastern and Southern Africa.

Our customers are innovative, growing food companies in Africa and Latin America.

We are looking for a competent person to fill the following position of

Position: Business Developer

Value chain: Agribusiness and Renewable Energy Technology

Locations: Johannesburg, South Africa and Nairobi, Kenya

Deadline: 5th March 2018

Consultancy Duration: 2-year basis with the possibility of extension

Job details here

InspiraFarms: Competitive. Sustainable. Agribusiness.