TechCabal, a leading publication focused on the African tech ecosystem, recently interviewed Otaigo Elisha and Diana Orembe, co-founders of NovFeed, the Grand Prize Winner of the Milken-Motsepe Prize in AgriTech. The interview details NovFeed’s journey from identifying a key problem in the agriculture sector, developing a solution, and winning the $1 million Grand Prize to scale its business. Read the full interview here.
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.