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Bono Nkoso Is Connecting Informal Business Owners To Customers Beyond Their Communities


Oct. 20, 2021, 2:19 p.m.

Bono Nkoso has begun with the agricultural sector; the startup has created an online business called “fofole market

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Ghanaian Climate-action Entrepreneur Is Championing Waste Recovery And Helping Cassava Farmers Combat Post-harvest Losses


Sept. 14, 2021, 11:24 a.m.

The solar driers create a suitable temperature for drying harvested farm produce, such as cassava, faster without any atmospheric disturbance.

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6 Ghanaian Startups Disrupting The Agricultural Ecosystem


July 29, 2021, 2:10 p.m.

Its Mechanized Seed Planter will allow the farmers to sow seeds by positioning and burying them in the soil at a specific depth.

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Detecting Illegal Logging Using An Acoustic Monitoring System


July 21, 2021, 11:28 a.m.

The DAMS project is currently a bootstrapped project that uses an artificial intelligence system to detect sounds from chain saws and other machines used in forest logging and transmits feedback to authorities.

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OASAL Group And Fruitflour Emerges Winners Of The KIC Agritech Challenge


July 13, 2021, 1:36 p.m.

The two startups are OASAL Group and Fruitflour. OASAL Group produces affordable ethanol from cashew apples and enables farmers to earn additional income while Fruitflour produces and packages nutritious ready-to-serve baby food from fruits and vegetables.

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Ghana’s Green Gold Farms Is Tackling Poverty Crisis In The Northern Region


July 2, 2021, 12:36 p.m.

Ghana-based Green Gold Farms is tackling the problems of poverty, lack of economic opportunity, and malnutrition, and related illnesses in Northern Ghana through large-scale agricultural production. Despite abundant lands, diverse agro-ecological richness, and plentifully available labor, the majority of the two million people living in Northern Ghana are food-insecure. Limited economic opportunities leave many precariously close to the poverty line of $1.90 per day.

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