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    Bizcommunity and NSP Consultants congratulate BizListing winners!

    Congratulations to the SME companies who have won full-page BizListing entries in Bizcommunity's business directory...

    Issued by 26 Oct 2020

    FAO launches Green Cities Initiative to help transform agri-food systems

    Turning the recovery from Covid-19 into an opportunity for cities to become more sustainable, resilient, and provide access to healthy foods for all...

    23 Sep 2020

    Using agriculture to help boost job creation, investment in Mozambique

    Brazilian investors have expressed interest in Mozambique's agribusiness, given the agro-ecological potential and the promising opportunities that the country offers in this sector.

    25 Aug 2020

    Vegetable farmers in urban Ghana don't worry much about food safety - but they should

    The United Nations projects that by 2050, 70% of the world's population will live in urban areas. Ensuring sustainable food supply in a rapidly growing city becomes a matter of concern...

    By Kabila Abass 12 Aug 2020

    Smaller farmer's fields can reduce biodiversity loss and increase wild plants, birds, beetles and bats

    The steep decline in biodiversity is worrying, especially as wild species are important for pollination and pest control...

    By Lenore Fahrig 13 Jul 2020

    Rescuing Kenya's flower sector amid Covid-19

    Devastating scenes of flower workers disposing tens of thousands of blooms on a daily basis, empty grading halls and packhouses have come to symbolize the extent of the damage the coronavirus has visited on the Kenya floriculture sector as global supply chains haemorrhage under the crisis.

    By Nelson Maina 30 Mar 2020

    Can African smallholders farm themselves out of poverty?

    Smallholder farming might not be able to generate enough value on its own, but farmers still need support...

    12 Dec 2019

    #SACSCCongress: How green roofs can contribute to people, profit and planet

    Vacant rooftops across all major cities around the world are a dime a dozen. Their concrete surfaces aren't just a waste of space in a highly urbanised world, but also contribute to the heat island effect that afflicts these built-up areas. So why not farm on them?

    By Sindy Peters 23 Oct 2019

    Know your business inside out with a Biz Office

    New expectations of transparency and authenticity in business means things like organisational purpose, brand stories, how your company does things, what it believes in and what it stands for, can all play a part in how your company sees itself and how it is seen by others...

    Issued by 2 Oct 2019

    Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019

    Bizcommunity is excited to announce the relaunch of our Biz Product and Rate Card, featuring all-new product infographics, descriptors and more...

    Issued by 27 Sep 2019

    3 steps towards 'glass boxing' your company with a Biz Press Office

    Since 2001, Bizcommunity anticipated the role of company culture as intellectual capital. Biz Press Offices are a "glass box" game changer, offering a window into 18 industry communities...

    Issued by 23 Jul 2019

    UJ to host inaugural African Conference on Vertical Farming and Urban Agriculture

    iZindaba Zokudla (Conversations about Food) will this month host the inaugural conference for the African Association for Vertical Farming (AAVF) at the University of Johannesburg's (UJ) Soweto Campus, 9-10 April...

    5 Apr 2019

    Three ways cities can help feed the world, without costing the Earth

    Climate change is underway, and human activities such as urbanisation, industrialisation and food production are key contributors...

    By Silvio Caputo 4 Apr 2019

    Global hydroponic markets to reach estimated CAGR of 6.5% by 2025

    With the advent of advanced agricultural infrastructures and procedures, hydroponics is gaining widespread popularity with its ability to address the need for green vegetables...

    11 Mar 2019

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