Kosmos Innovation Center Women’s bootcamp- Ho

When my friend Sheila Cornelius and I saw an advert by Kosmos Innovation Center Ghana calling for women in agribusiness to apply to attend a bootcamp in Ho in the Volta Region of Ghana, we both hesitated because of one factor that disqualified us from applying…Age. We were both above the age limit stated as […]

COASP REGIONAL FAIR – BENIN

You cannot begin to imagine the privilege we as Africans have in various areas including the trove of local seeds we have! COASP REGIONAL just ended their 3rd Edition of SEED FAIR in Benin where a conglomeration of Africans and non-Africans from the whole world met, exhibiting African local seeds of all kinds, discussing seriously […]

Teaching kids more on Agroecology

Do you remember my last post on one of the goals of #LAVITESSE (www.lavitessegh.com) on teaching kids more on Agroecology? The children at the kids’ clubhouse I volunteered to oversee this summer, my able assistant, Dodzi and your’s truly…lol visited the mushroom farm of a hard working friend, Nana Abena. Permit me to tell you […]

From Insurance Practitioner to Ghana rice distributor

  Bernice Senyo Fesu is the CEO of LAVITESSE, a Ghana rice brand distribution company that was started in 2019 with the distribution of one brand of Ghana rice. With her vision of impacting the lives of Ghanaian rice farmers, she quit her full-time job as a Chartered Insurance Practitioner to venture into agribusiness. “I […]

GIZ Tradefair

Date: Thursday, 9th December 2021 Time:  4 pm – 7 pm. Place: GIZ Green Building, 3 Dr. Amilcar Cabral Close, Airport Residential Area