Growing demand for mankind’s most important source of calories

Agribusiness

Growing demand for mankind’s most important source of calories

The rice market is significant as it is the world’s most important staple food, grown in over 100 countries & consumed by half the world’s population daily.

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A sustainable green revolution for Africa

Sustainability & ESG

A sustainable green revolution for Africa

Rather than copying India’s Green Revolution, African countries should learn from those mistakes, look to raise productivity levels without harming natural resources. 

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Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and food security

Food safety & security

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and food security

How can the impact of foreign investment be optimised to maximise benefits in terms of food security, while at the same time minimising risks to all stakeholders? 

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Five ways COVID-19 is impacting the food industry.

Food safety & security

Five ways COVID-19 is impacting the food industry.

Over one year on from when COVID-19 began to take hold, we look at the most defining patterns of impact on the food industry. 

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Ghana can help feed Africa

Food safety & security

Ghana can help feed Africa

Progressive Ghana's agriculture resources makes it highly sought after in terms of sector investment and it is leading by example in Africa.

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Growing demand for mankind’s most important source of calories

Food safety & security

Growing demand for mankind’s most important source of calories

The rice market is significant as it is the world’s most important staple food, grown in over 100 countries and consumed by half the world’s population daily. 

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The growth of hydroponics in the GCC

Agtech & foodtech

The growth of hydroponics in the GCC

Hydroponics, the soil-less method of growing crops, is becoming increasingly important in Middle East countries. The technology improves food security and preserves water. 

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Five strategies to help agri-food sector businesses navigate the COVID 19 crisis

Agribusiness

Five strategies to help agri-food sector businesses navigate the COVID 19 crisis

The world is in the midst of the Covid-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. How are farming and agricultural stakeholders responding to the crisis? 

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Reducing Food Loss to Combat Food Insecurity

Food safety & security

Reducing Food Loss to Combat Food Insecurity

Food insecurity can be tackled through investment and policy innovations in developing countries, and systemic shift in attitudes in developed countries. 

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What now for The food sector? - 5 trading update takeaways

Food & beverage

What now for The food sector? - 5 trading update takeaways

What is the nature of the agrifood industry COVID response? Industry trading updates show how Covid-19 continues to affect the food and agribusiness in Q2 of 2020.

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Pause on agribusiness investment as COVID-19 eats away at certainties

Mergers & acquisitions

Pause on agribusiness investment as COVID-19 eats away at certainties

Coronavirus is proving the ultimate disruptor for food and agribusiness industries. How does it impact investment? 

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Blockchain in agriculture: solving agri-food supply chain Issues with new-tech

Agtech & foodtech

Blockchain in agriculture: solving agri-food supply chain Issues with new-tech

How can blockchain technology help address some of the challenges faced by the highly complex global agri-food supply chain? We take a look at some benefits and considerations. 

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