He added that in line with his commitment on agriculture, the state government had a retreat on agribusiness
in Cotonou, Benin Republic, noting that his government would execute the report of the retreat to the letter.
The venture into agribusiness
, Cariaso said, is in line with the goal of BCC to expand its portfolio.
The report notes that while feasible agribusiness
initiatives call for capital investment and insurance as a requirement, finances are a great hindrance to the youth.
Investing in strategic relationships and building a network can bring considerable value to those in the food and agribusiness
The strategy will be implemented with a tailored approach, along the entire value chain to efficiently increase food production, and preserve natural resources, while reducing the environmental, and social impact of agribusiness
"This program will give an overview of the business planning process and how to best manage an agricultural business," Nathan Smith, Clemson Extension economist and Agribusiness
Program Team member, said in a news release.
Pressure on arable land is ranks high, making it difficult for the youth to start new farms, Mr Kiunjuri said.He added: The youth lack access to credit, improved technology, practical skills and fair markets necessary as well as other logistics and services for success in agribusiness
The project is calling for women-led agribusinesses
to register to become part of the first intelligence network targeting women-led agribusinesses
The funds will be used for on-lending to eligible Albanian farmers and agribusinesses
. The loan is complemented by a first loss cover provided by the government of Albania and technical assistance for capacity building.
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