MOST TRUSTED NEWSWIRE PRESS RELEASE DISTRIBUTION
PRTODAY / NewswireToday press release distribution service network
Written by / Agency / Source: Clarion Events Ltd
Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Tanzanian Agriculture and Livestock Ministers At Agribusiness Congress East Africa in Dar es Salaam - Tanzanian ministers of Agriculture Food Security and Cooperatives, Honourable Eng. Christopher Chiza, and of Livestock and Fisheries, Honourable Dr. Titus Kamani Mlengeya, will open the Agribusiness Congress East Africa in Dar es Salaam on 28 January
Tanzanian Agriculture and Livestock Ministers At Agribusiness Congress East Africa in Dar es Salaam

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 2015/01/16 - Tanzanian ministers of Agriculture Food Security and Cooperatives, Honourable Eng. Christopher Chiza, and of Livestock and Fisheries, Honourable Dr. Titus Kamani Mlengeya, will open the Agribusiness Congress East Africa in Dar es Salaam on 28 January.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Agriculture / Aquaculture Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Some 800 agriculture experts are expected at the conference and exhibition to focus on finance, best practice and sustainability in the region’s blossoming farming sector.

Agribusiness investment destination
“East Africa is increasingly seen as an agribusiness investment destination with more than with more than $3.4 billion being invested in Tanzania alone,” says Liam Beckett, Agribusiness Congress East Africa event director.

He continues: “other countries that are showing strong growth in this sector are Zambia, Uganda, Mozambique, Malawi, Liberia, Kenya and Ethiopia. This development requires the agri sector to adapt to new technology, be open to innovations and modernise their farming techniques. Fortunately, finance for farmers to purchase new equipment and insurance for this and existing equipment is becoming more readily available to the farming industry, as banks and finance houses are re-investing in the business sector.”

Beckett adds: “at Agribusiness Congress East Africa we once again look forward to bringing together key public and private stakeholders, from across the East African agricultural sector and facilitating the discussions on the latest developments and challenges in our sector.”

The conference opening session on 28 January:

• 09h00 Welcome from Agricultural Council of Tanzania
Dr Sinare Y. Sinare, Chairman, Agricultural Council of Tanzania

• 09:15 Ministerial welcome: The future of agriculture in East Africa
Honourable Eng. Christopher Chiza (MP), Minister of Agriculture Food Security and Cooperatives, United Republic of Tanzania

• 09:30 Ministerial Address
Honourable Dr. Titus Kamani Mlengeya, Minister for Livestock and Fisheries Development, United Republic of Tanzania

• Keynote Address: Building momentum to grow agricultural development in East Africa
Mercy Karanja, Senior Program Officer/Senior Regional Advisor East Africa Agricultural Development, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, United States

Sector support
Some 800 agriculture experts are expected at Agribusiness East Africa which will represent the entire agribusiness spectrum: from input suppliers, agro-processors, traders, exporters, retailers, commercial farmers, processors, policy makers to government and associations.

Supported by the Tanzanian Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security and Cooperatives, and hosted by the Agricultural Council of Tanzania, Agribusiness East Africa enjoys endorsement from several prominent private and public sector stakeholders throughout the East African region.

Conference
The Agribusiness East Africa conference programme covers topics such as: East Africa as an Agribusiness Investment Destination; Driving the business mind-set in the East African farming community; Finance; Post-harvest losses and sustainable practices; and empowering emerging farmers.

More leading speakers include:

• Stephen Muchiri, Chief Executive Officer, Eastern African Farmers Federation, Kenya
• Felix Mosha, Chairman, East African Business Council, Tanzania
• Geoffrey Kirenga, Chief Executive Officer, SAGCOT, Tanzania
• Gerald Masila, Executive Director, Eastern African Grain Council, Kenya
• Carter Coleman, Chairman, Kilombero Plantations, Tanzania
• Jacqueline Mkindi, Executive Director, Tanzania Horticulture Association, Tanzania

Expo shows local and global agri solutions
The indoor and outdoor exhibition at Agribusiness East Africa (agri-eastafrica.com) will feature a number of leading solutions providers of innovative agriculture related products. Delegates and visitors will have the opportunity to meet with these companies and others to discuss their needs.

Innovation and technology will be at the forefront of the exhibition where some of the leading suppliers in the industry will display their services and solutions. Over 40 leading local and international companies are showcasing their solutions, including Impo, Monsanto, Lonagro, John Deere, Syngenta, Afrivet, Ari Trading Post and FMD. The expo also features a German pavilion with well-known agri suppliers including Claas, Grimme and Pottinger.

Agribusiness East Africa dates and location:
Conference opening: 28 January, 09h00
Conference: 28-29 January
Exhibition: 28 January, 09h00-17h00, 29 January, 09h00-15h30
Serena Hotel, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Contact for media: Taryn van Zanten - Marketing Manager:
T: +27 12 997 2552 / C: +27 82 333 0662
E: taryn.vanzanten[.]spintelligent.com.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Agriculture / Aquaculture Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Clarion Events Ltd

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick NewswireToday Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Agriculture / Aquaculture articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Tanzanian Agriculture and Livestock Ministers At Agribusiness Congress East Africa in Dar es Salaam

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name NewswireToday and LINK as the source.
 
Publisher Contact: Annemarie Roodbol - ClarionEvents.com 
+27 21 700 3558 annemarie.roodbol[.]spintelligent.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Clarion Events Ltd securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Agriculture / Aquaculture via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Clarion Events Ltd / Company Profile


Read Agriculture / Aquaculture Most Recent Related Newswires:

xarvio™ Introduces New FIELD MANAGER Features for 2020
World’s First Registration for BASF Insecticide Broflanilide in Australia
BASF Invests in Pioneering Israeli AgTech Startup Equinom
BASF Presents Xarvio™ Digital Farming Solutions and for the First Time Xarvio HEALTHY FIELDS At Agritechnica 2019
BASF and NRGene Collaborate to Accelerate Crop Breeding
BASF and TELUS Ventures Invest in AgTech Startup Hummingbird Technologies
BASF Introduces Certified Soil-biodegradable Ecovio® M 2351 for Mulch Films Benefits Food Production and Environment
BASF and Ontera Collaborate on Precision Diagnostics to Support Farmers With In-field Disease Monitoring
Xarvio™ Digital Farming Solutions Wins Innovation Award At the Ag in Motion Farm Expo
BASF Joins The International Wheat Genome
DSM and Evonik Take Next Step in Sustainable Aquaculture - Veramaris Facility in Blair (USA) Starts Commercial Production
Developing Nations’ Demand for Safer Pesticides Drives Higher Adoption of Biopesticides Reports Frost & Sullivan
BASF Opens Global Agrochemical Application Research Center
ABB Enables First Remote-controlled Submersible Fish Farm in The Arctic Ocean
New Tests Prove LANXESS Virkon S and Virkon LSP Highly Effective Against ASF

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  BizJobs.com

Visit  Limelon Advertising, Co.





 
  ©2020 NewswireToday — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com newswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)