Month: November 2017

IFDC Donates in Support of 2017 Farmer’s Day

Wednesday, November 22, 2017- Accra – The International Fertilizer Development Centre (IFDC) has donated an amount of Ten Thousand Ghana Cedis (GHC 10,000) to the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) in support of the 33rd edition of National Farmers Day. Mr Samson Konlan, New Business Development Specialist and Mrs Judith Fagbegnon-Kodjo, Acting Country Representative and National Administration and Finance…

IFDC International Trainings – Why Should I Go?

Since 1974, IFDC has held over 700 formal workshops, study tours and training programs, working with over 11,000 private and public representatives from over 150 countries who have benefitted from the expertise IFDC has to offer. Our pedigree says it all; we know training. Each year, we create training programs – founded on the expertise and knowledge of IFDC –…

IFDC Team Makes Things Happen at SARA 2017

The International Agriculture and Animal Resources Fair (SARA) in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire is fast becoming the go-to agriculture fair in West Africa. Organized by the Ivorian government, this year’s fourth edition was themed “Structural transformation of the agriculture-based economy in the face of climate change.” The objective was to offer stakeholders a platform to meet and exchange ideas on issues…

IFDC Shares its Expertise at the International Agriculture and Animal Resources Fair (SARA) 2017 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

November 17, 2017 – Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire – The International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC) is taking part in the International Agriculture and Animal Resources Fair (SARA), scheduled from November 17 to 26, 2017 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. Download full press release (English) Download full press release (French)

Coming Together with 2SCALE: Part 2

The Toward Sustainable Clusters in Agribusiness through Learning and Entrepreneurship (2SCALE) project is an inclusive agribusiness initiative funded by the Kingdom of the Netherlands and implemented by a consortium comprising the International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC), the BoP Innovation Center (BoP Inc), and International Centre for development oriented Research in Agriculture (ICRA). [huge_it_slider id=”3″]       As a part…

Myanmar Holds National Soil Fertility Conference

Agricultural experts came together at the National Soil Fertility and Fertilizer Management Conference in Myanmar in October to discuss how to increase the nation’s agricultural productivity and keep its soils healthy. Researchers presented 28 papers covering soil fertility and crop nutrient management, environmental impacts of fertilizer, fertilizer quality, fertilizer recommendations, and farmer extension methods. Following the conference, government leaders and…

Coming Together with 2SCALE: Part I

The Toward Sustainable Clusters in Agribusiness through Learning and Entrepreneurship (2SCALE) project is an inclusive agribusiness initiative funded by the Kingdom of the Netherlands and implemented by a consortium comprised of the International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC), the BoP Innovation Center (BoP Inc), and International Centre for development oriented Research in Agriculture (ICRA). With experiences in nine countries over more…

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