agribusiness


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agribusiness

  1. AGRICULTURE conducted as a large-scale capitalist business enterprise.
  2. economic activities closely related to or directly dependent on agriculture, including the production of producer goods for agriculture (e.g. farm machinery, fertilizers) as well as the sale of agricultural produce as food and raw materials.
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Agribusiness is a vital sector of Albania's economy.
This also helps us to increase the outreach of the Albania Agribusiness Support Facility in areas where financial support is needed most.
The event came at a time when the Ghanaian fertiliser and agribusiness sector is undergoing an incredible boost from the country's new leadership, making it the perfect moment to explore the region's potential using the conference's main themes of partnership, investment and innovation.
Keywords: agribusiness, agribusiness entrepreneurs, strategic management, sustainable development.
Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) has said that it has appointed Gene Peterson as the new head of its National Food and Agribusiness division.
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) revealed on Friday that Gene Peterson has been named head of its National Food and Agribusiness Division.
The India Agribusiness Report features BMI Research's market assessment and independent forecasts for production, consumption and trade across core agricultural commodities.
Some of the incubators are located in the following countries: Ghana, on Creating Competitive Livestock Entrepreneurs in Agribusiness Consortium (CCLEAr); Kenya, on Sorghum Value-Chain Development Consortium (SVCDC); in Uganda, on Afri Banana Product (ABP) Limited and on Consortium for Enhancing University Responsiveness to Agribusiness C Development (CURAD); and in Zambia, on Agribusiness Incubation Trust (AgBIT)
Africa is well-endowed with resources but it lacks much of the expertise to unlock their commercial potential by restructuring its agriculture industry to a more profitable form of agribusiness.
Says Agribusiness East Africa event director Amore Swart: “We are so honoured that His Excellency, President Jakaya Kikwete, is available to address our delegates.
Agri-business management is becoming a popular career choice for agriculture students and there is great need to develop the professional agribusiness managers who can not only fill the management requirements of the changing agriculture scenario but also prove to be a great support to the farmers.
Charles Brewer, Managing Director of DHL Express Sub-Saharan Africa said that one particular sector which has seen significant growth in Africa is agribusiness, which entails the full value chain from agricultural production and farming through secondary processing, distribution and retailing to the end user/consumer (farm-to-fork concept).