Tag: Bénin

Benin: Edible snails, a booming business

AgribusinessTV November 22, 2022 2614 No Comments

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In Benin, several youths are involved in the production and processing of snails. This sector is profitable because the by-products of the snail such as the meat, slime, shell and viscera are sold. Roukayath LAURIANO, a dressmaker in the commune of Abonmey-Calavi, is a snail farmer. Her production, destined for consump

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Try it at home: Toubani, a dish from northern Benin

AgribusinessTV November 18, 2022 2132 No Comments

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Made with bean flour, “Toubani” is an ancestral dish from the North of Benin, which is rich in nutrients. In this video, discover the steps to prepare this dish, with Gniré BAGUIDI, the Co-Founder of TOUBANI Chic.

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Try it at home: “Made in Benin” soy milk

AgribusinessTV August 26, 2022 2040 No Comments

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It is well known that to make yoghurt, processors use animal-based milk such as cow’s milk, goat’s milk or camel’s milk. But, it is also possible to make it with soya milk. When properly processed, soy is beneficial to health. In Benin, Capella DOVONOU, Founder of Saveurs Nouvelles, a food start-up ma

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Benin: Ecological charcoal to preserve forests

AgribusinessTV June 28, 2022 2134 No Comments

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Household needs, especially for cooking, lead families in Benin to use wood cut from the forest. This action contributes to deforestation and has a negative impact on the environment. To counter this human action, Roland ADJOVI got the idea of transforming dead leaves from trees, along with other elements such as agric

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Benin: Autonomous thanks to crop production

AgribusinessTV May 13, 2022 2361 No Comments

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Joël GOVOU is the Founder of “Jojo Agro Vert”, a farm where he does crop production in Benin. Joël is a trained electrician, but during an experience on the ground, he was impressed by the world of agriculture and decided to venture into this field. A decision that he does not regret today, because this Read More

Benin: From showbiz to poultry farming

AgribusinessTV April 26, 2022 2283 No Comments

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Fabrice COSSI is the promoter of Black Mix Food company in Benin which produces and markets poultry. Graduated in music production technique, Fabrice practiced this profession for 12 years before starting in poultry farming. His company makes chicks available to partner breeders and follows up until they are deployed o

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Benin: Producing and processing quail

AgribusinessTV March 29, 2022 1580 No Comments

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In Benin, quail production is not very common, even though it is profitable, requires less investment and can be carried out in a small space, unlike other poultry. The company “Caille d’Or” seized this opportunity by specialising in the production of quail and processing them for their restaurant.

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Benin: Processing vegetables to reduce losses

AgribusinessTV March 25, 2022 2062 No Comments

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The “Food for better life” enterprise in Benin helps reduce post-harvest losses of vegetables by processing the surplus. This initiative is highly appreciated by producers who are now able to sell all their produce. “It is a joy, a pride for me that she comes to take the carrots from us. Before, for e

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Benin: Stabilised and enriched curd

AgribusinessTV March 18, 2022 1746 No Comments

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Bios Bénin is a company specialised in the production and marketing of stabilised and enriched curd. This company was created by two students who are trying to combine their studies with entrepreneurship. Despite the difficulties that they face, these young people are persevering and working to satisfy their customers

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Try it at home: “Djongoli”, a dish that Benin and Togo have in common

AgribusinessTV February 22, 2022 1977 No Comments

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“Djongoli” is a local dish from Benin made with beans, red oil and corn flour. Discover story and recipe of this dish in this video.

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