ECOWAS on climate change

AgribusinessTV October 15, 2021 318 No Comments


The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is leading action against climate change. In the lines that follow, discover how the sub-regional organisation intends to make its contribution in the mitigation and adaptation in the face of this planetary phenomenon with a thousand and one consequences. After wars and economic shocks, climate scientists agree… Read more »

Climate action needs women

AgribusinessTV October 13, 2021 248 No Comments


“The role of women in climate action” is the subject that was explored on 16th September 2021 at the Climate Chance Africa summit. During the discussion, Amazons from climate change resilience underlined the decisive role of women and noted that the levers for greater female participation in the fight against actions need to be activated.… Read more »

Videos to promote African dishes!

AgribusinessTV May 10, 2021 541 No Comments


Try it at home ! This is the title of our brand new series designed and produced for you. A series of videos dedicated to the promotion of traditional and nutritious African dishes. While making you discover African dishes, we want to encourage you to try them at home through our videos. We had been… Read more »

Agricultural inputs and equipment for “the man without limits”

AgribusinessTV February 24, 2021 934 No Comments


Revealed to the public through a video of Agribusiness TV, Basile Nikiema SAWADOGO received a visit from the regional directorate of Agriculture, Hydro-agricultural Development and Mechanisation of the Centre North region. The delegation came to encourage him and gave him working materials, agricultural inputs and a letter of congratulations from the ministry in charge of… Read more »

The tomato race

AgribusinessTV August 3, 2018 3303 No Comments


The winter season is a real “race for fresh tomato” in the markets of Ouagadougou while huge quantities are lost during the period when they are available abundantly. At the Dassasgho Market in Ouagadougou, we are in the corridor reserved for vegetable and condiment vendors. On the stands, only few piles of tomatoes are visible… Read more »

Call for Expression of Interest: Multimedia Journalists

AgribusinessTV February 26, 2018 4074 1 Comment


Background Launched in May 2016, Agribusiness TV is a Web TV specialised in the production of success story videos of young Africans engaged in agricultural entrepreneurship. Its focus on youth in agricultural entrepreneurship came from an observation. Despite the fact that the economy of most African countries depends on agriculture, and that 70% of the… Read more »

HydroBarley: Producing fodder through hyproponics

AgribusinessTV December 7, 2017 3197 No Comments


“I found it unfortunate that in order to feed livestock, we spoil the future of two kids”. This is how one of the most promising agricultural project in the past years was born. During a trip, Hanane Rifai came across two girls who were walking livestock in the middle of school year. She wanted to… Read more »

Innovation Prize for Africa 2018 is now open!

AgribusinessTV November 6, 2017 4286 No Comments


The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) has recently launched its Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) 2018 competition.  The theme for this year “Investing in Inclusive Innovation Ecosystems” demonstrates the commitment of AIF to strengthen African innovation ecosystems by supporting a culture of innovation and competitiveness, whilst spurring growth of innovative, market-driven African solutions to African challenges. Submissions… Read more »

Agribusiness TV selected as best national digital solution for International World Summit Awards in the category inclusion and empowerment

AgribusinessTV September 29, 2017 2267 2 Comments


Ouagadougou/Salzburg, 29 September 2017 Agribusiness TV has been nominated as best national digital solution for Burkina Faso for the international World Summit Awards, selecting digital innovation with impact on society.  With this nomination in the Category Inclusion and Empowerment,  Agribusiness TV qualifies for evaluation by the WSA Online Jury 2017 among 391 international nominations. The… Read more »

South Africa: Rugani, the carrot king

AgribusinessTV July 28, 2017 8112 No Comments


In South Africa, the Rugani farm alone produces 40% of carrots in the whole country. Property of two families, the Rugani farm is spread over 2500 hectares in the highland province of Gauteng (“the place of gold” in the Sesotho language), the industrial and commercial heart of South Africa. Vito Rugani, one of the owners,… Read more »