The AgriProFocus network is an international multi-stakeholder network with Dutch roots representing entrepreneurial farmers, private sector enterprises, governments, knowledge institutions and civil society organisations in the agrifood sector.
We are active in 13 countries in Africa and South East Asia, and link 22.000 agribusiness professionals worldwide. We are the go-to network for innovative entrepreneurs in agricultural value chains, that effectively link agribusiness and development.
+ Change makers showcase portfolio
+ Network maps on specific trends, issues, topics identified by members or donors
+ Business 2 Network matchmaking events and activities
+ Online platform with member profiles and resource databases
+ Member coalitions and member partnerships around identified opportunities
+ Agribusiness Development Monitor
+ Innovation Labs
+ Bottleneck identification and joint analysis of what works and doesn’t work
+ Change Labs on key challenges, with reflection workshops, and scenario planning
+ Putting identified bottlenecks and opportunities on relevant (inter)national agenda’s
+ Joint Campaigns
A dedicated team (see Who to Contact) supports the network and is ready to connect you to 25,000 entrepreneurial people from the agribusiness sector worldwide.We can help you with information, contacts and establish links with (inter)national businesses and organisations in our networks.
Check our FACTSHEET for more information on our plans for 2017!
We have sex reversed and mixed sex fry and Fingerlings of all sizes
Dear Agri-Hub members,
Beijing Tshine is a Chinese export company, looking for an agent for our animal feed additives. We export high quality premix, enzymes and licking bricks against fair prices to Uganda. We also offer a wide range of knowledge and advice to help local farmers understand more about feed to reach maximum potential. If you're interested in becoming our local partner don't hesitate to contact me email@example.com, and I would like to invite you to take a look at our website www.bjtshine.com
OPPORTUNITY TO EMPLOY RESEARCHERS VIA THE YOUNG EXPERT PROGRAMME!
(FURSA YA UTAFITI KWA VIJANA KUPITIA MRADI WA VIJANA WATAALAM)
Tunapenda kuwataarifu fursa ya programu ya vijana wataalam ya maji na kilimo chakula (YEP) imetangaza fursa kwa vijana wa kiholanzi na mataifa mengine husika katika kilimo chakula au sekta ya maji.
Program itawaajiri vijana kupitia mashirika ya kiholanzi katika nchi ambazo ni stahiki. Mradi huu una lengo la kuongeza chachu kwa vijana wataalamu katika sekta ya kilimo na chakula na maji ili kuendeleza uwepo wa wataalamu katika sector hizo.
Mwisho wa kutuma maombi ni Disemba 1, 2017.
Wizara ya mambo ya nje ya inachukulia mradi wa YEP kama fursa ya kuimarisha ushirikiano wa kimkakati wa CGIAR na serikali ya Uholanzi.
Mkakati wa ushirikiano wa Uholanzi na CGIAR umejikita katika nyanja 4 za kipaumbele nazo ni;
1- Kilimo kwa afya na lishe
2- Minyororo ya thamani za thamani
3- Uboreshaji wa maumbile na vifaa eneza
4- Hali ya kilimo... Read more
The International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC) has over 35 years’ experience conducting research and providing training and technical assistance in all aspects of agro-input markets in the developing world. At the request of some governments, IFDC has provided technical support in the introduction of subsidy programs and also has provided capacity building though seminars and workshops to share lessons learned and best practices, working in collaboration with local and international partners.
This training program will draw on lessons learned and the latest research findings and recommendations from IFDC and partner organizations in Sub-Saharan Africa, Eastern Europe, and Asia.
Register here: bit.ly/IFDCJinja2018
Workshop brochure is attached.
We are looking for:
· Men / women
· Bachelor or master degree in livestock feed / animal nutrition.
· Max. 4 year working experience (mandatory)
· Living in Uganda
· Feeling for research about and distribution of the Feed Calculator; an app for poultry and pig farmers to formulate their own feed formulations.
3.5 acres of cassava ready for sale . For more details call Emmanuel on 0702- 612627
For Fish Floating Food manufacture;
1.Item No. ST-DGP60
2. Output capacity:120-150kgs/hour
3. Main Power 15kw
4.Feed Power: 0.4kw
5. Pellet Cutting Power: 0.4kw
6.Working Voltage: 380V, 3 phases;
7. Weight 650kgs.
8.Screw diameters: 60mm
9. Floating Pellet time: 15-18 hours depends on the ingredient
10.Pellet Model for fish, dog, and cat or birds.
For de-watering Machine for processing poultry Manure, Cattle Manure, as well as sewage waste.
before treatment 100%-65% water,
after treatment 15%-20% water
In the November 2017 newsletter of the Food & Business Knowledge Platform (F&BKP) readers based in the Netherlands are invited to register for the conference “Research & Policy: two peas in a pod? A dialogue for food security impact” and (all readers) to vote for one of the three finalists of the Agrofood Broker of the Year 2017 Award. Furthermore, readers are asked to complete the evaluation survey of the Knowledge Portal, and the newsletter informs about workshops, reports and events related to Food and Nutrition Security (FNS), on the following topics:
- Climate Smart Agriculture - eight new GCP-4 projects granted
- NLandscape - a network on Landscape Approaches
- Mozambique Learning Platform on Land Governance and Food Security
- SES4Food: social entrepreneurship in the agrifood sector
- WBG-NL FFA talks: addressing overuse of antibiotics in livestock sector
- Global Database on city and regional food policies
- Dutch Development Results in p... Read more
FarmERP the most comprehensive and successful flagship software solution being used globally for farm, farmer, procurement, processing, supply chain and financial data management and analysis. It has helped many leading companies in achieving objectives of profitable and sustainable agribusiness.
FarmERP is a multi-user, multi-location, multi-cropping, integrated software platform for horticulture, plantation, vegetables, fruits, floriculture, growers and exporters. It provides advanced level of farm analytics to support business decisions. It possesses inbuilt powerful capabilities of any ERP solution covering all business functions. Simultaneously it provides advanced level of analytics to support business decisions. Important modules it is comprised of are Admin, Planning, Purchase, Inventory, Production, Post production, Contract farming, Biotech, HR, Accounts, Maps, Quality Control, and Farm analytics. Our unique and innovative product FarmERP aims at;
1. Enhancing the pr... Read more
Well, Poultry Farming Buiness is very wide, please do not just limited to only market
for feeding chickens, Quails, and Fowls, awell as Turkeys.
There are lots of things to do for Poultry Farming, like Meat Production, egg production,
and Poultry food products, as well as Poultry Medicine Product, and incubation business,
and manure fertilizer and whatever.
Please identify a map that you want to work in, and you can design a general picture of it?
There are hundreds of poultry breeds you can feed on your farm, Once you determine the breed you want and know how can you get the potential customers, potential market, and ready suppliers.
Here are some poultry breeds you can consider on the farm:
Chicken(Broilers & Layers), Turkeys, Guinea Fowls, Quails, Peacocks, ducks, and Geese, etc.
If you go fo... Read more
i have been following this platform for quite some time as a guest user, so today i happen to have signed up to enjoy the full benefits of the platform. i am young man who grew up in home that was built on majorly farming. i have since developed passion for farming though i would love to do it in a different manner that i grew up seeing. i am considering growing short term vegetables that are quick on returns. i have close to four acres of land and right now i need guidance on which crop will do best for me. i am torn in between doing onions and g.nuts. i have history with gnuts since it was our major crop we used to grow at home. i tried it out on three acres and was disappointed by it, i partly blame it on the work ethic of the people i was employing but right now i need to be able to market these produce and of course be able to scale up with time and more experience. any thoughts of where to book market for the produce, getting vaible seeds and the methods of farming are highly... Read more
Eight new projects were granted in the fourth call of the Global Challenge Programme, by NWO-WOTRO Science for Global Development, in collaboration with the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) and the Food & Business Knowledge Platform. The call focuses on contributing to business models, incentives and innovative finance for scaling Climate Smart Agriculture.
Transdisciplinary proposals were submitted by consortia of research organizations, a public and/or private organization from an LMIC, and CCAFS. Research will take place in the following countries: Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe, Zambia and in the region East Africa.
A short description of the eight projects which have receiv... Read more
2017-END OF YEAR CAPACITY BUILDING TRAINING OPPORTUNITY
(Qualitative and quantitative Project Evaluation Techniques)
This is to invite all persons involved in for profit and not for profit making projects, production of goods and services, marketing, scholarly among others, to attend a three day capacity building training on qualitative and quantitative project evaluation techniques organized by WSA Innovations –Kampala and Kigali.
1) Practical training to project management attributes
2) Practical training on Planning, management and control cycle
3) Practical training on project problem tree, project objective tree, logical framework, project WSB and critical path analysis
4) Training on project monitoring techniques
5) Practical training on internal and external project evaluation techniques
6) Project qualitative and quantitative earned value analysis
7) Qualitative Project performance, outcome, and impact evaluation tech... Read more
The next phase of agribusiness incubator and incubator hub accreditation is finally open. To have your organisation or group benefit from this phase, here is the update: http://africaain.org/accreditation-for-agribusiness-incubators-and-hubs-kick-started-in-accra-ghana-africa-to-gain-more-from-joint-initiatives-by-aain-and-partners/
As one of the planned agenda items of the 2nd International Symposium on Agroecology: Scaling Up agroecology to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), FAO will select and showcase successful experiences in agroecology in action that can be scaled up and out. We will select 12 cases to be presented by speakers during a session of the International Symposium (10min each presentation). The selection of cases will be based on the following criteria:
· Contribution made to scale-up agroecology
· Potential to be replicated and further scaled-up/out
· Addresses each of the three pillars of sustainability (social environmental and economic)
· Regional balance will be ensured
· For each region, case studies involving governmental and non-governmental initiatives will be included
· All the cases need to be based either on policy or practices... Read more