Posted by: APO | 5 September 2016

Organic Farming in Africa has Rich Potential, but is Increasingly Underfunded

Organic farming offers an excellent and lucrative export opportunity for Africa, but access to finance is harder to come by than five years ago, an UNCTAD survey has found. An example of the opportunity comes from an East African regional programme, which saw the region’s organic exports grow from $4.6 million in 2002/03 to $35 million in 2009/10, according to the International Federation of Organic… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/organic-farming-in-africa-has-rich-potential-but-is-increasingly-underfunded?lang=en


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