agriculture


How Young People can Build Agribusinesses on Social media

Africa has a very young population with a median age of 19.4 years and over 60% below the age of 25. Unemployment is a big issue in Africa, especially among the youths. African youths are on the receiving end of bad government and leadership from the post-colonial era, as most of […]


Agriculture has evolved into a big business; what is Agribusiness?

Agriculture was often thought of as, ’Cows, Sows, and Plows’, ‘Weeds, Seeds, and Feeds’ but this notion has changed. Agriculture has evolved into a big business. It has gone from plowing fields, planting seeds, harvesting crops, milking cows and feeding livestock, into a business that extends far beyond the farms, […]


Some Common Misconceptions Africans Have About Agriculture

Agribusiness! Agribusiness!! The World Bank is talking about it; the African Development Bank is talking about it; African Governments are talking about it… Agribusiness is trending because it is popularly regarded as a solution to our economic problems. However, Africans must have a change in their perception of agriculture, which […]


EYE Africa to Collaborate with Universities in Zambia

According to the World Bank, in 2013, Zambia agriculture sector’s aggregated value was USD 4.028 billion, accounting for 18% of the country’s GDP, estimated at USD 22.38billion. Zambia territory is 75 million hectares (752,000 km2) large, of which 58% (42 million hectares) is classified as medium to high potential for […]