Tag: production

Burkina Faso: Lawyer and producer of edible mushrooms

AgribusinessTV October 15, 2020 1062 No Comments

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Edible mushrooms are less known and consumed by Burkinabè. Aïcha Deborah TRAORE and her partners ventured into the production of this “vegetarian white meat” to make it known and be integrated into the eating habits of Burkinabè. To succeed in this field, she followed a training in Benin, which allowed h

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Burkina Faso: A champion of forage crops

AgribusinessTV October 8, 2020 1055 No Comments

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The production of forage crops is a field which is less exploited, but is very lucrative. In Burkina Faso, Hamadou BOUGOUMPIGA seized this opportunity by becoming a forage crop producer. “What I have to say to the younger generation is to encourage them and call them to look at the land as well. Maybe we Read More

Burkina Faso: APISAVANA, honey from the flowers of the savannah

AgribusinessTV September 22, 2020 363 No Comments

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“10 years ago, 15 years ago, if I was told it was possible, I was going to say it was a dream. Today it has become a reality. When man wants something, he can mark his future quite simply by taking action,” says Desiré Marie YAMEOGO. Desiré Marie YAMEOGO is the president of the NGORead More

Burkina Faso : Woman and pig farmer

AgribusinessTV September 18, 2020 560 No Comments

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Kadi Clarisse OUEDRAOGO is a young woman and pig producer, who despite prejudices has managed to make a place for herself in the sector. “My ambitions are to expand the farm and also do crop production. You can see that I also use corn and some things that I can produce myself. I have sevenRead More

Burkina Faso: A cooperative to boost the village poultry farming

AgribusinessTV August 31, 2020 1100 No Comments

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Rodolphe Zan forms a cooperative to help poultry farmers in Wayalgui to better organise themselves and take good care of their birds. This cooperative has received support from the iDEAL Burkina project through training on the use of ICTs, and allocation of computer equipment. “It was very beneficial because we w

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Burkina Faso: Social networks to strengthen market linkages

AgribusinessTV August 26, 2020 1071 No Comments

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“In fact, the problem wasn’t production. It was marketing, which was causing us difficulties,” says Sayouba Sawadogo, agripreneur of the iDEAL Burkina project. One of the difficulties encountered by agricultural entrepreneurs is the marketing of their produce. To overcome this problem, the iDEAL project gives

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Burkina Faso: Autonomous thanks to crop production

AgribusinessTV August 24, 2020 1121 No Comments

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Crop production is one of the main revenue-generating activities in Burkina Faso. Abdouramane SANOU is a young entrepreneur who took the opportunity made it his profession, which allows him to support his family. “My motivation is firstly the love of the work and then the drive. It’s a profitable activity which

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Burkina Faso: A national rice champion

AgribusinessTV August 20, 2020 1104 No Comments

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Through her business, ECO PRES BF, Awa Sylla, beneficiary of iDEAL project in Burkina Faso, promotes local Burkinabe products. Specifically, the national rice. “It’s true that I started with a fashion business, selling used articles, usually called “goodbye France”. On the side, I had this shop and I was sp

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Burkina Faso: The market gardener 2.0

AgribusinessTV August 18, 2020 855 No Comments

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After his master’s in sociology, Jean Bosco SAWADOGO, decided to venture into market gardening. A field in which he excels and becomes a role model for his community. “Today, things are going well. Even if it wasn’t easy at first, like any other beginning. But with time, the first failures we had were lessons

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Burkina Faso: Online market for fresh fruits and vegetables

AgribusinessTV August 13, 2020 1076 No Comments

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In Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Mireille BAKAWAN brings an innovation that makes things easier for cooking. Her company, Zinbiss Yaar, provides customers with pre-vegetables. “I worked in a research firm and the working hours were not really flexible. Sometimes, I dreamed of going home to find that all my cooking i

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