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July 24, 2017
AgDevCo invests in Tanzanian poultry business, Kingchick Poultry AgDevCo is pleased to announce a $255,000 debt investment into Tanzanian poultry business, Kingchick Poultry.
June 19, 2017
RMG Concept Ltd invests $1.75m in the Babator Farming Company Ltd RMG Concept Ltd (“RMG”), a leading West African agribusiness group, has completed the purchase of 70% of the shares of the Babator Farming Company Ltd (“BFC”) for a total investment of $1.75m.
April 18, 2017
AgDevCo’s SDU presents our case study which investigates the practical lessons and underlying principles of success of six smallholder outgrower schemes. The schemes featured represent a cross-section of value chains, from high-value horticulture (bananas) to commodity crops (maize and sugarcane), small livestock (broilers), and seed (flowers). Understanding the lessons of these schemes and why they have been successful will help to inform the design of new outgrower schemes, minimise mistakes, and ensure both companies and growers reap the benefits. 
March 20, 2017
AgDevCo and CDC invest US$11.5m in Jacoma Estates Group to Expand its Malawian Farming Operations New investment will bring irrigation and access to export markets for local farmers.
March 06, 2017
AgDevCo successfully exits first phase of irrigated sugar and food crops project in Malawi Four years ago, AgDevCo took a pioneering risk by investing half a million dollars in a newly formed smallholder farmer co-operative, called the Phata Co-operative, in southern Malawi. The co-op was formed to grow sugarcane and staple food crops under irrigation. The project benefited from an infrastructure grant from the EU and support from local farm management company Agricane, who initiated the project working with local farmers.
February 22, 2017
AgDevCo Invests in Rwandan Mushroom Grower Kigali Farms grows high quality mushrooms for the regional markets and supports over 1,700 smallholder producers.

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