No 154 - August-September 2011

Price volatility

Reducing the volatility of agricultural prices to achieve greater food security is a priority for ACP countries and the international community. Measures Read More


Reaching out

Agricultural advisory services are crucial to improve output and processing opportunities. Read More

• Silim Nahdy’s Viewpoint

• Field report from Jamaica


Baffour Badu-Apraku

It all starts with seeds

There is an urgent need for more private sector companies to meet growing demand by farmers for better quality seed. One promising strategy is the launch Read More



Seeds for growth

With a substantial  market in Asian countries, sesame (Sesamum indicum), has become a profitable crop for Africa. African production alone, accounts for Read More