EQTY 440.00 -5 CTL 65.00 0.00 KCB 370.00 0.00 USL 104.00 0.00 NMG 1,200.00 0.00 BLR 139.00 0.00 BK 265.00 0.00 IMR 90.00 0.00 RHB 526.00 0.00 CMR 120.00 0.00

Agribusiness

3,800 Tons: Heavy Loss Looming Among Onions Farmers In Western Province 

3,800 Tons: Heavy Loss Looming Among Onions Farmers In Western Province 

Farmers in Rubavu district, Western  province are desperate after producing thousands of tons of onions and failing to secure any market. Currently, onion farmers from six sectors of Rubavu district…

Agriterra, Minagri Partner in Improving Strawberry Agri-business in Rwanda

Agriterra, Minagri Partner in Improving Strawberry Agri-business in Rwanda

The Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources (Minagri) has through HortInvest project partnered with Agriterra- a development and advisory organization of the agricultural sector in the Netherlands, to improve the…

Minagri Intervenes to Stop Heavy Loss Among Rwamagana’s Fish Farmers

Minagri Intervenes to Stop Heavy Loss Among Rwamagana’s Fish Farmers

Fish farmers from Cooperative Hagurukadukore on Tuesday, January 14 woke up to a crisis in their floating cages of 10,000 tilapia units in Lake Muhazi, Rwamagana district, Fumbwe sector…

President Kagame Interaction with Citizen: Harvest, Infrastructure Top Farmers’ Concerns

President Kagame Interaction with Citizen: Harvest, Infrastructure Top Farmers’ Concerns

President Paul Kagame has promised a quick response to citizens’ problems from across the country following concerns related to harvest, post-harvest handling, and infrastructure. During his State of the…

New Rwanda Coffee Project Links Farmers to EU Markets

New Rwanda Coffee Project Links Farmers to EU Markets

The European Union (EU) through the ministry of finance has injected over €2.5million in training coffee farmers to improve the production of high-quality coffee. The 4-year Coffee…

Land Use, Dvpt Master Plan Look to Improve Agricultural Yield Fifteen Fold by 2050

Land Use, Dvpt Master Plan Look to Improve Agricultural Yield Fifteen Fold by 2050

Rwanda has compiled key information which beg the attention of citizen in all walks of life and agriculture players in particular to prevent a scenario where food insecurity would decide…

Sliced Dry Pineapple Exporters Eye American Market

Sliced Dry Pineapple Exporters Eye American Market

The post-harvest losses can be minimized by physically preventing the entry of insects and rodents, and maintaining the environmental conditions that avoid the growth of microorganisms attack harvests. But…

Girinka: How Gicumbi Farmers Turned Their Lives Around, from Poverty to a Multibillion Dairy Cooperative

Girinka: How Gicumbi Farmers Turned Their Lives Around, from Poverty to a Multibillion Dairy Cooperative

It is difficult to believe that households that previously lived below one dollar a day could turn around their fortunes and several years later be able to establish a cooperative…

Continental Nutrition Advocates Propose COVID-9 Nutrition Recovery

Continental Nutrition Advocates Propose COVID-9 Nutrition Recovery

The African Leaders for Nutrition (ALN) have unveiled a position paper calling upon African Heads of State and Governments to ensure that financing for nutrition is included in their country…

In Review: Kagame, African Leaders, Challenge Youth to Lead African Agriculture Transformation

In Review: Kagame, African Leaders, Challenge Youth to Lead African Agriculture Transformation

Sustainable Agricultural transformation for the African continent cannot be achieved without the involvement of the youth who must be put at the centre of efforts to modernize the sector to…

Rwanda Moves to Intensify Fortified foods manufacturing

Rwanda Moves to Intensify Fortified foods manufacturing

Rwanda has embarked on a new strategy to promote massive production and consumption of fortified foods as a way of decreasing stunting figures in the country. This follows the fortified…

Bank of Kigali Moves To Digitize Agriculture Sector Through ‘Smart Support’ Program

Bank of Kigali Moves To Digitize Agriculture Sector Through ‘Smart Support’ Program

Sixty-two trainers have finished a two-day training to be digital ambassadors in the agriculture sector by training farmers on how to pay for agriculture inputs digitally, in a…