Season 1 | Episode 4 | Development and Financial matters in agriculture
In the fourth episode of Tech Terrain, presenter Tony Ndoro and his guests take an in-depth look at changing conditions for farmers across the African continent. Tobias Doyer of Sanlam Pan Africa General Insurance and Langa Simela, ABSA’s Agribusiness Development Manager discuss how farmers can adjust and adapt to these changes. We specifically look at the support available to new farmers, the financial challenges, bursaries to attract young people to the industry and how the sector can be promoted and grown. Of course, the implementation of technology can make a huge difference and Jean Elloh, Sales Manager of Western Africa: John Deere Sub Sahara Africa (JD SSA) and Lafras Cronje, Customer and Product Support Manager: JD SSA, elaborate on their C-series combine harvester solutions, irrespective the size of the operation.