Parliament approves US$10m Agro-Business financing agreement with IDA

SIERRA LEONE - Members of parliament of the republic of Sierra Leone have approved the US$10 million agro-business financing agreement between the government and the International Development Association, reports Concord. The investment aimed at improving the agro-business sector, will focus on promotion of an enabling environment and reduce the burden and constraints faced by agro-business…

SLeCAD Sierra Leon launches Sakata Seed Company to farmers

SIERRA LEONE - The Government’s Principal Private Sector partner SLeCAD (Sierra Leone Chamber for Agribusiness Development) has launched the SAKATA Seed and Input Company in the country geared at producing and supplying quality seeds to farmers. According to Concord, the company will also engage in providing input technologies to small holder farmers and large scale…