Whether for profit or social motives - and often both - an increasing number of investors are targeting opportunities in African agriculture. At the same time innovative approaches for deploying aid to support farming businesses linked to smallholders are emerging. This blog provides a snapshot of who is doing what, where and how.

20 October 2009

Obama Administration Commits to Agricultural Aid

The Obama administration says it will spend $3.5 billion over the next three years to help developing-world farmers produce more food and get their products to market. News.com link