Michael Ocansey, a computer science specialist, and Francis Obirikorang, a chemical engineer, developed the online platform, AgroCenta, won CTA’s 2017 Pitch AgriHack initiative, which gives youth entrepreneurs an opportunity to develop their business services and accelerate the adoption of their services. In an interview with CTA, Ocansey talks about AgroCenta – which links small-scale farmers and farmer organisations in Ghana with a big online market to improve the prices they receive for their commodities. [Read more…]
A Botswanan start-up is breaking the barriers to digital technologies for rural smallholder farmers. Brastorne Enterprises, a winner of CTA’s 2016 Pitch AgriHack competition, operates a mobile platform called mAgri to improve farmers’ access to information, markets and finance. [Read more…]
A “Dealroom”, specially designed for entrepreneurs looking to raise capital and connect, directly, with potential investors and development partners.
The African Green Revolution Forum is inviting entrepreneurs working along the agriculture value chain to apply for the “AGRF Dealroom”.
Apply now and find out more about this activity at https://tinyurl.com/yaw8rsvb
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