• Seed money

    Seed money

    The uptake of agricultural insurance in Africa has been given a boost, especially for small-scale farmers, by technological advancements in data collection and innovative products.

    Growth potential

    Growth potential

    Unlocking the continent’s agricultural opportunities could be one of the fastest and most productive ways to diversify economies as well as providing for rapidly developing populations.

    Sowing the seeds

    Sowing the seeds

    As African countries turn their attention to small-scale farmers, corporates
    and organisations have made easier access to financing a priority.

    Open skies

    Open skies

    Today’s farmers are becoming tomorrow’s precision agriculturalists, as data-gathering drones look set to transform agriculture into a high-tech industry.

    Field guide

    Field guide

    Empowering women smallholder farmers in Africa has a positive effect on rural economies.