19-08-2014 02:10 AM | United Kingdom

£10m for Africa agriculture project

A university research group will receive £10.8 million from the UK's Department for International Development (DFID) to help make the latest agricultural technology available across 10 African countries.

Research Into Results (RIR), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the University of Edinburgh, will make the latest agricultural research and innovation available to budding small businesses in 10 countries in east and southern African.

They will then mentor the businesses to help them grow and find private investment.
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