The Future of a Sustainable Agricultural Sector and Food Security for Africa [5.6.18]

Guests:

  • Segment ‘1’: Courtney Ashley Vaughan, Principal, Courtney Vaughan, LLC and Producer, Farm to Market Magazine™,(FarmtoMarketMagazine.com), (In-Studio and Skype Back-Up)* Theme: “Setting the Stage: Current Economic Conditions and Drivers of Agriculture Transformation Programs in Africa”
  • Show 1-0:0012:44
  • Segment ‘2’: Stephanie Race,CEO and Founder, Crop Performance, Ltd., (By-Skype)*, Theme: “Impacting the Transformation and Food Security through Science and Technology” Overview:
  • Show 2-15:0427:50
  • Segment ‘3’: Courtney Ashley Vaughan, Principal, Courtney Vaughan, LLC and Producer, Farm to Market Magazine™,(FarmtoMarketMagazine.com), (In-Studio), Theme: “Tuning in on the Challenges and Constraints facing Africa Agriculture Development: The Agriculture Entrepreneurs Experience”; and
  • Show 3-30:0442:09
  • Segment ‘4’: Courtney Ashley Vaughan, Principal, Courtney Vaughan, LLC and Producer, Farm to Market Magazine™, (FarmtoMarketMagazine.com), (In-Studio and Skype Back-Up)* and Stephanie Race,CEO and Founder, Crop Performance, Ltd, (By-Skype)*, Theme: “Solutions and Recommendations to Support Agriculture Transformation and the Future of Food Security in Africa”.
  • Show 4-45:03-end
Show 1Courtney Ashley Vaughan, Principal, Courtney Vaughan, LLC and Producer, Farm to Market Magazine™,(FarmtoMarketMagazine.com) Show 2Stephanie Ann Race, CEO and Founder, Crop Performance, Ltd.
Show 3Courtney Ashley Vaughan, Principal, Courtney Vaughan, LLC and Producer, Farm to Market Magazine™,(FarmtoMarketMagazine.com) Show 4Stephanie Ann Race, CEO and Founder, Crop Performance, Ltd.

Program Summary:

The EmeraldPlanet weekly television programs are broadcast and distributed via Channel 10 TV in Fairfax, Virginia USA. The EmeraldPlanet TV programs are available to view on our website, YouTube, UStream TV, and social media around the world. The Emerald Trek and companion The Emerald Mini-Treks are identifying the 1,000 “best practices” on location from the 143 nations, 750 cities, and 50,000 communities by Internet TV, local television stations, main stream media outlets, YouTube, Facebook, The EmeraldPlanet Meetup, Twitter, among other social media networks, and all manner of print media.

The EmeraldPlanet TV is broadcasting weekly a number of the “best practices which are identified through collaboration with:  major non-governmental organizations (NGOs); United Nations, universities and colleges; research institutes; government ministries and agencies; Embassies; banking and micro-lending organizations; Chambers of Commerce; World Trade Centers, international bodies such as The World Bank, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Inter-American Development Bank, African Development Bank Group, Asian Development Bank, UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization), citizens groups; multimedia organizations; among others by utilizing the most advanced broadcasting hardware and software along with an outstanding television Production Crew to reach an ever expanding global audience. The Emerald Trek is focused upon linking principals identified among the 1,000 ‘best practices’ in the 143 nations being visited through this world-wide movement. The Emerald Trek is encompassing over 300,000 miles, visiting 750 major cities, and 50,000 suburban and rural communities in the identified nations.

Our featured guests are:

  • Show ‘1’:  Courtney Ashley Vaughan, Principal, Courtney Vaughan, LLC and Producer, Farm to Market Magazine™,(FarmtoMarketMagazine.com), (In-Studio and Skype Back-Up)* Theme: “Setting the Stage: Current Economic Conditions and Drivers of Agriculture Transformation Programs in Africa”
  • Show ‘2’: Stephanie Ann Race, CEO and Founder, Crop Performance, Ltd., (By-Skype)*, Theme: “Impacting the Transformation and Food Security through Science and Technology”
  • Show ‘3’: Courtney Ashley Vaughan, Principal, Courtney Vaughan, LLC and Producer, Farm to Market Magazine™,(FarmtoMarketMagazine.com), (In-Studio), Theme: “Tuning in on the Challenges and Constraints facing Africa Agriculture Development: The Agriculture Entrepreneurs Experience”
  • Show ‘4’:  Courtney Ashley Vaughan, Principal, Courtney Vaughan, LLC and Producer, Farm to Market Magazine™, (FarmtoMarketMagazine.com), (In-Studio and Skype Back-Up)* and Stephanie Ann Race, CEO and Founder, Crop Performance, Ltd, (By-Skype)*, Theme: “Solutions and Recommendations to Support Agriculture Transformation and the Future of Food Security in Africa”

Program Overview:

FarmToMarketNMagazine.com is researched, written, and virtually published to keep professionals, researchers, professors, financial institutions, business executives, and agriculturalist connected to the agriculture transformation taking place on the continent of Africa. From informative delivered through interviews with top members of the industries, to those delivered by speakers at conferences on Africa, including infrastructure news.

FarmToMarketNMagazine.com focuses on big issues that affect every aspect of the agricultural value chain, from the farm related infrastructure to the markets these serve, and how financed. Its featured stories profiles opinion leaders and subject matter experts which contribute to the development of the agriculture, infrastructure, processing, distribution, and financial sectors among all 54 nations on the African continent.

Crop Performance, Ltd. provides geospatial analytics enabling growers and the food supply chain to increase crop yields, conserve resources, and monitor the ecological impact of growing safe and healthy food. Crop Performance analytics quantify the yield potential and environmental impact of food production at field, farm and catchment scales.

Crop Performance works with growers, food companies, and retailers to improve productivity, conserve resources, and monitor the environmental impact of food production. The food and agriculture industry benefits with more accurate supply forecasts, enhanced visibility to source commodities, assessed risk, and monitoring the impact of climate change on agriculture.

Crop Performance analytics forecast crop yields with accuracy in advance of harvest. The data is used to inform in-season yield, water, and nutrient status of crops at the field scale. Customers of growers in the supply chain benefit from an integrated view of supply to inform sourcing, harvest planning, and logistics.


Thank you Happy, Production Crew, Program Team, and volunteers for your outstanding commitment, dedication, and goodwill as we create The EmeraldPlanet… 
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