Month: April 2016

Feed the Future Nigeria Agro-Inputs Project Awards Certificates for Agro-Input Dealers

The Feed the Future Nigeria Agro-Inputs Project awarded 36 agro-input dealers with Certificates of Participation on April 21, 2016, in the capital city of Abuja, Nigeria. The ceremony was held in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the National Agro-Input Dealers’ Association. The awards were presented in recognition of the agro-dealers’ commercial success and as…

We Like Likie!

Last July, Ethiopian firm GUTS Agro, in partnership with 2SCALE, launched Supermoms. The highly nutritious baby food – made from a corn-soya blend – is aimed at helping low-income families and nursing mothers nutritiously feed their children. After Supermoms’ successful rollout in southern Ethiopia, GUTS Agro and 2SCALE devised a marketing plan – called the Likie model – to promote…

Micronutrients Stakeholder Workshop

VFRC and IFDC are co-organizing a “Micronutrients Stakeholder Workshop” about the potential of agronomic bio-fortification to enhance human nutrition and health in the Netherlands on April 5, 2016. Join us. A background document titled: “Micronutrient management for improving harvests, human nutrition, and the environment” can be downloaded here.