3rd Commercial Farm Africa,

19-20 Mar, 2013 - Accra, GHANA

Labadi Beach Hotel

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  • Endorsed by
    mofa.gov.gh
  • Supported by
    www.pefghana.org
  • Corporate Sponsors
    www.valleyirrigation.com
  • Afternoon Reception Sponsor
    www.swissre.com/
  • Promotion Partner
    www.africanfarming.net
  • Promotion Partner
    www.ae-africa.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.africabusiness.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.reconnectafrica.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.agriculturalreviewonline.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.afrotrade.net
  • Promotion Partner
    www.gfmt.co.uk
  • Promotion Partner
    www.internationalmilling.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.icpc.biz
  • Promotion Partner
    www.virtusgroupkh.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.farmnest.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.ethanolindia.net
  • Promotion Partner
    www.AsiaToday.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.einnews.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.nautilus-in.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.bioenergyinternational.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.pellets-wood.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.agricultural1.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.foodfocusthailand.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.advancedbiofuelsUSA.org
  • Promotion Partner
    www.propertyfundsworld.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.hedgeweek.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.privateequitywire.co.uk
  • Promotion Partner
    www.e-energymarket.com

19 Mar, 2013 - Tuesday

08:55

Chairman’s Remarks & Introduction

09:00

Keynote Ministerial Address

AGRICULTURAL INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN GHANA

09:20

DEVELOPING LARGE SCALE OIL PALM PLANTATION IN WEST AFRICA

09:40

BUSINESS INFRASTRUCTURE & INCENTIVES FOR AGRICULTURE INVESTMENT

10:00

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION : CASE STUDY OF COMMERCIAL FARM INVESTMENT & OPERATIONS IN GHANA

10:30

Discussion followed by Networking Refreshment

11:00

LAND BANKS & AVAILABILITY FOR AGRICULTURE INVESTMENT

11:30

INVESTING IN RICE PROJECT IN AFRICA – CASE STUDY FROM VITA RICE

12:00

OPPORTUNITIES FOR AGRICULTURE INVESTMENT IN ZAMBIA

12:30

Discussion followed by Networking Lunch

13:40

Chairman’s Introduction

13:45

SMALLHOLDER OUTGROWER SCHEMES – LEARNINGS FROM ACROSS THE CONTINENT

14:15

FARMFORCE, A MOBILE TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM TO MANAGE OUTGROWER SCHEMES

14:45

AGRICULTURAL RISK MANAGEMENT: WEATHER AND CROP YIELD SHORTFALL RISK TRANSFER

15:15

Discussion followed by Networking Refreshment

15:45

PANEL DISCUSSION : FUNDING AGRICULTURAL PROJECTS IN AFRICA

16:15

CONNECTING FARMERS TO AGRICULTURAL VALUE CHAINS IN AFRICA : CASSAVA, AFRICA'S BEST KEPT SECRET

16:45

WAREHOUSE RECEIPT SYSTEM - AN INCENTIVE TO AGRICULTURE INVESTMENT IN GHANA

17:15

INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT TO SUPPORT AGRICULTURAL TRADE & LOGISTICS

17:45

Discussion followed by End of Day One

18:00

Networking Reception for all speakers & delegates

20 Mar, 2013 - Wednesday

09:10

COMPARATIVE ECONOMICS FOR MAJOR BIOFUELS CROPS IN SUB-SAHARA AFRICA

09:40

PROSPECTS FOR AFRICA SUGAR INDUSTRY PLUS CASE STUDY OF CORN FARM INVESTMENT IN DR CONGO

10:10

CENTER PIVOTS : THE SOLUTION FOR COMPETITIVENESS IN EFFICIENT IRRIGATION

10:40

Discussion followed by Networking Refreshment

11:10

SEARCHING FOR THE KEY THAT WILL UNLOCK THE MAP TOWARDS SUSTAINABILITY IN CROP PRODUCTION

11:40

WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT & SOLUTIONS FOR AGRICULTURE INVESTMENT

12:10

Final Discussion followed by Closing Lunch

13:30

End of Conference

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