agribusiness


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  • noun

Synonyms for agribusiness

a large-scale farming enterprise

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The IFAMA Distinguished Service Award honors an individual whose pioneering contributions have made significant, transformational impacts to the global food and agribusiness system.
Agribusiness includes agriculture and forestry among 89 sectors.
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.
This expected growth highlights the growing market and many opportunities for agribusiness in southern Africa and related value chain role players to expand into Africa," said Brewer.
Mr Lilley has more than 20 years' experience as an agribusiness consultant and works with many of the leading rural businesses across the region.
Participants shared best practices in implementing agribusiness strategies and showcased state-of-the-art processing machinery.
The loan is the first tranche of a 170 million dollar multitranche financing facility under the Agribusiness Infrastructure Development Investment Program, which was approved by the ADB Board in September 2010 to boost private sector investment in agribusiness infrastructure in selected regions of Bihar and Maharashtra.
It is the first vehicle with the strategic objective to increase private investment flows into the African agribusiness sector to address growing food security concerns and unleash the vast unexploited potential of African agriculture and African agribusiness sectors.
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) has said that it has named Jim Nutt and Travis Vogler to its food and agribusiness industry group, as senior vice president and vice president, respectively.
The Freiji and Nasrallah families, in collaboration with Horus Food and Agribusiness, recently purchased a 10 per cent stake in Wadi Group from Commercial International Investment Company (CIIC).
agribusiness firms have routinely been outperforming their non-agribusiness colleagues for the better part of the past four years, according to a new study by the University of Illinois.
The Summit, which was attended by over 300 business and government leaders, was opened with a keynote address from Dr Zweli Mkhize, the Premier of the KwaZulu-Natal, in which he set out the vision and programmes for KZN and announced major agribusiness partnerships that the province has entered into with SABMiller and Nestle.
The outlook for American agribusiness is upbeat, according to the first DTN/The Progressive Farmer Agribusiness Confidence Index.