Tag: Burkina Faso

An onion storage hut from Burkina Faso

AgribusinessTV May 19, 2022 1226 No Comments

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Given the high rotting rate of onions, Lassanè OUEDRAOGO has designed an ecological hut to conserve them better. This hut is built partly with local materials and has the capacity to preserve onions for 13 months with only 1.8% of rot. This invention is very practical for producers who will now be able to avoid Read More

Burkina Faso: Turning a rocky land into an orchard

AgribusinessTV May 17, 2022 1262 No Comments

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Poor soil quality is a challenge for some farmers who are often forced to give up. In this story, meet Issiaka ZOUBGA, a producer who transformed a rocky land into an orchard even though he had been advised not to cultivate it. He demonstrated that these types of soils are difficult to work on, butRead More

The solar aquarium made in Burkina Faso

AgribusinessTV May 12, 2022 1253 No Comments

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Fish farmers often face difficulties related to the maintenance of their fish ponds or aquariums. A complex task that must be done regularly to keep the fish healthy. The solution proposed by Eugène ROUAMBA is a solar aquarium that can clean itself. This invention is very practical and economical.

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Burkina Faso: Pastry made with local products

AgribusinessTV May 10, 2022 1234 No Comments

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Lê-Ci Stanislas BAMBARA is the founder of a pastry shop specialised in promoting local flavour in his creations. He offers his customers cakes made from ingredients such as moringa, néré, hibiscus and local rice. “The Americans have their “pancakes”, the French have their “Paris-Brest”.

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Local milk in Burkina Faso

AgribusinessTV May 5, 2022 1246 No Comments

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The milk sector in Burkina Faso plays an important role in the economy but unfortunately it faces competition from imported milk powders. In this video, actors of the sector give an overview of the organization.

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Burkina Faso: Mango, an under-exploited resource

AgribusinessTV April 29, 2022 1281 No Comments

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Burkina Faso produces a large quantity of mangoes which unfortunately end up being spoiled and wasted due to lack of customers. Traders face difficulties related to the conservation, because these fruits are stored in poor conditions. In this story, we go to meet the traders of a fruit market in Bobo-Dioulasso who expl

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Burkina Faso: Prosperity is in local rice

AgribusinessTV April 20, 2022 1275 No Comments

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Aristide KIENDREBEOGO is the founder of a company specialised in the processing of local rice. Accountant by training, Aristide worked in this field for some years before venturing into entrepreneurship in 2016. His company, “Fidelia Wend kuni”, is evolving well and is positioned among the leaders in the ma

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Burkina Faso: Internally displaced, they rebuild themselves through agriculture

AgribusinessTV April 1, 2022 1274 No Comments

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Due to the security crisis in Burkina Faso, people have been forced to leave their home areas to settle elsewhere without any source of income. In this video, we went to meet internally displaced persons (IDP) in Kaya who are starting over through agriculture. This activity enables them to provide for their families.

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Burkina Faso: Fish farming at home

AgribusinessTV March 22, 2022 1334 No Comments

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The high demand for fish and the willingness to eat healthy has prompted consumers to engage in fish farming, a very profitable activity when it is done under optimal conditions. In this video, enthusiasts and entrepreneurs in the field of fish farming at home share their experiences.

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Documentary: Artemisia, a controversial remedy against malaria

AgribusinessTV March 11, 2022 1095 No Comments

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Artemisia is a plant with many virtues. In recent years, it has been used more and more to fight malaria despite the absence of studies proving its effectiveness. In this documentary, researchers and consumers of artemisia give their opinions on this plant.

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