Tag: entrepreneurship

Burkina Faso: Turning a rocky land into an orchard

AgribusinessTV May 17, 2022 1261 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

Benin: Autonomous thanks to crop production

AgribusinessTV May 13, 2022 1231 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

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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Try it at home: “Dambou”, a traditional dish from Niger

AgribusinessTV May 6, 2022 1258 No Comments

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“Dambou” is a traditional dish from Niger, made from rice semolina. In this video, discover the recipe of this dish.

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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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Benin: From showbiz to poultry farming

AgribusinessTV April 26, 2022 1272 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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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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