Milken-Motsepe Prize in AgriTech Finalist Team MicroMek FlyingThings speaks to their entrepreneurial paths, their links to the prize, and the inspiration and motivation behind their innovations in this “Stories From The Field” series. Click here to read more.
ITWeb Africa recently featured IRRI-AfricaRice, the Third Place Winner of the Milken-Motsepe Prize in AgriTech. In this article, Venuprasad Ramaiah, PhD, head of the International Rice Greenbank at the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), details the importance of growing flood-tolerant rice varieties across Africa. Read the full article here.