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Edobong Akpabio
Edobong Akpabio is an agro-entrepreneur by vocation and a business consultant by profession. She has developed the knowledge, interest and passion, over the past 30 years, in human resources management, business consulting, entrepreneurship and the zeal to help entrepreneurs grow their business successfully. She is an ILO-SIYB trained Trainer, a career, youth and marriage counselor, a gender advocate, an appointed YouWin mentor, a Cherie Blair Foundation Mentor and an ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems (QMS) Certified Lead Auditor plus ISO 22001:2008 Food Safety Management Systems (FSMS) Certified Lead Auditor.

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Dream Careers in Agribusiness (Part 2)

Dream Careers in Agribusiness (Part 2)

Human Resources 1 min read
A career in agriculture does not always involve production farming. In fact, only a small
Marketing Food as Medicine as an Entrepreneur

Marketing Food as Medicine as an Entrepreneur

Sales and Marketing 2 min read
'Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food' - Hippocrates Hippocrates is
The Future of Food in Nigeria

The Future of Food in Nigeria

Agriculture 5 min read
I learnt some time ago that most ideas are not really, like really, original. As a writer, that's
Agriculture Beyond Food

Agriculture Beyond Food

Business Outlook 3 min read
The concept of Agriculture Beyond Food (ABF) seeks to promote agriculture for purposes other than
The Agriculture Map of Nigeria - Part 3

The Agriculture Map of Nigeria - Part 3

Business Outlook in Nigeria 3 min read
13.    Cowpea Cowpea, Vigna unguiculata, is one of the most versatile African crops
Considering Agribusiness?

Considering Agribusiness?

Agriculture 2 min read
Agribusiness seems to be the 'happening' sector these days. Sorry, I take that back…
Trending Opportunities in Agribusiness in Nigeria

Trending Opportunities in Agribusiness in Nigeria

Agriculture 4 min read
According to the Collins English Dictionary, a trend is "a change or development towards
The Agriculture Map of Nigeria - Part 2

The Agriculture Map of Nigeria - Part 2

Latest 4 min read
We continue with the Part 2 of our series on the agricultural map of Nigeria, showing the
Players in the Agriculture Value Chain

Players in the Agriculture Value Chain

Agriculture 2 min read
Recall that we learnt earlier that the 'Gold' in agriculture is found in agribusiness and this is
Dream Careers in Agribusiness (Part 1)

Dream Careers in Agribusiness (Part 1)

Human Resources 2 min read
"If you want to plan for a year, Plant rice. If you want to plan for a decade, Plant trees. If
Agriculture and the Nigerian Child

Agriculture and the Nigerian Child

Agriculture 3 min read
"We have to bring children into a new relationship with food that connects them to culture and
Factors Besetting Nigerian Women in Agribusiness

Factors Besetting Nigerian Women in Agribusiness

Latest 4 min read
Agribusiness describes the entire range of activities in the agricultural value chain,
The Agriculture Map of Nigeria - Part 1

The Agriculture Map of Nigeria - Part 1

Business Outlook in Nigeria 7 min read
According to encyclopedia 2 and thefreedictionary.com - geographical maps "reflect the land