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Watch live: Africa’s top female farmers webinar

In celebration of Youth Month, young farmers from across Africa are currently participating in a star-studded panel discussion. The all-female farmers’ event is hosted by Corteva Agriscience and GIBS EDA.


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This is a live broadcast of a free virtual discussion featuring some of Africa’s leading farmers. Hosted by Corteva Agriscience and the Entrepreneurship Development Academy at the Gordon Institute of Business School, the event boasts a top all-women speaker line-up.

Panellists includes Ruramiso Mashumba, a farmer who holds several accolades both in Zimbabwe and abroad, and Emma Naluyima, a Ugandan veterinarian, urban farmer, teacher, and animal and crop farming instructor.

Nneile Nkholise, a cattle farmer and product engineer who co-founded 3DIMO, a Mzansi and US-based agritech company, is also be participating.

Mzansi is represented by Thato Moagi, the first South African to receive the Nuffield Agriculture Scholarship and former member of President Cyril Ramaphosa’s panel on land reform and agriculture.

The event is anchored radio presenter Mpho Mashita.

Click here for more information on the special Youth Month broadcast.

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